living in a town cursed by Red Garrett, an ominous senator who was murdered by his socialite granddaughter, Sara Garrett. Living in his shadow, Sara, her youngest son Pete, and those around them face a series of dilemmas involving rape, blackmail, sordid lovers, and vindictive arch rivals. Their lives riddled with forbidden love, malicious lies, and never-ending scandals, the town’s privileged tangle with those who confuse obsession for love, vengeance for justice, and power for success.
Recognized by the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS), THE BAY is a multiple Daytime Emmy® Award winner in the highly competitive “Outstanding Digital Drama Series” category. Having previously won in 2015, THE BAY again won in 2016 after receiving a total of 5 Daytime Emmy® nominations in three categories including Mary Beth Evans (Sara Garrett), Lilly Melgar (Janice Ramos), and Patsy Pease (Lola Baker) for “Outstanding Actress in a Digital Daytime Drama Series," and Kristos Andrews (Pete Garrett), for “Outstanding Actor in a Digital Daytime Drama Series." THE BAY won in each of the three categories at the 43rd Annual Daytime Emmy® Awards ceremony as, in addition to the series' win, Mary Beth Evans and Kristos Andrews were named winners in their respective categories. THE BAY also won two consecutive ISA (Indie Series Awards) for Fans Choice” and recently received two ISA7 wins in the categories of “Best Lead Actress – Drama” for Lilly Melgar and “Best Guest Actress – Drama” for Kym Whitley. THE BAY also won its respective category at this year’s HollyWeb Festival, known for showcasing the best digital series in the world.