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Michelle Stafford

Biography

Emmy Award-winning actress who portrayed the role of Phyllis Summers for the soap opera The Youthful and the Restless. She worked well like a model. She was honored with two Day time Emmy Awards on her behalf role for the Youthful and the Restless. She got a girl via surrogacy in ’09 2009. She made an appearance on an bout of the series Frasier with Kelsey Grammer.

Quick Facts


Full Name Michelle Stafford
Date Of Birth September 14, 1965
Place Of Birth Chicago, IL
Height 1.72 m
Profession Soap Opera Actress
Nationality American
Children Natalia Scout Lee Stafford, Jameson Jones Lee Stafford
Siblings Janine Stafford
Awards Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series
Movies Durant's Never Closes, 3 Days Gone, Vampires Anonymous, Lethal Force, Attraction, Like Mother, Like Daughter, Vite Spezzate
TV Shows Pacific Palisades, The Young and the Restless, General Hospital, The Stafford Project, Sex Wars
Star Sign Virgo

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#Fact
1 Has 2 children who were born with the help of surrogate mother - a daughter named Natalia Scout Lee Stafford (b.December 21, 2009, she weighed in at 8 lbs, 3 oz at birth) and a son named Jameson Jones Lee Stafford (b.October 23, 2015).
2 Grew up in Los Angeles.
3 At age 18, was diagnosed with a brain tumor, but it wasn't malignant.
4 Father was a lawyer and mother was an executive at Universal Studios.


Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
General Hospital 2014-2017 TV Series Nina Clay Nina Reeves
Durant's Never Closes 2016 Suzie
The Young and the Restless 1994-2015 TV Series Phyllis Summers Newman Phyllis Summers Phyllis Summers Abbott ...
Earthfall 2015 TV Movie Nancy Lannon
The Secret Mind of a Single Mom 2015 TV Series Michelle
On Georgia's Mind 2014 Short Tricia
The Stafford Project 2013 TV Series Michelle
Parker 2013 Phyllis Summers
The Grove 2013 TV Movie Lauren
The Celibate 2012 TV Series The Executive
Ringer 2011 TV Series Peggy Lewis
Cara 2008 Short Agent
3 Days Gone 2008 Video Detective Holloway
Totally Baked 2007 Ex-wife Jessica (Segment "Reunion Party")
Like Mother, Like Daughter 2007 TV Movie Dawna Wilkins
Charmed 2005 TV Series Mandi
Clubhouse 2005 TV Series Sydney
Vampires Anonymous 2003 Taffeta Munro
Cottonmouth 2002 Renee Alexander
Lost 2002/II Short Rachel
Judging Amy 2002 TV Series Linda Barnes
Frasier 2001 TV Series Heather Murphy
Attraction 2000 Suzanne
V.I.P. 2000 TV Series Nancy Biggs
JAG 1999 TV Series Suzanne Moore
Diagnosis Murder 1999 TV Series Trish
Double Jeopardy 1999 Suzanne Monroe
Two Guys, a Girl and a Pizza Place 1998 TV Series April
Players 1998 TV Series Vanessa Evans
Pacific Palisades 1997 TV Series Joanna Hadley
Models Inc. 1994 TV Series Girl in the toilets
Renegade 1994 TV Series Lauren Jessup
Another Midnight Run 1994 TV Movie Hotel Guest
Body of Influence 1993 Video Madam
Tribes 1990 TV Series Frankie

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Secret Mind of a Single Mom 2015 TV Series
The Stafford Project TV Series 8 episodes, 2013 creator - 2 episodes, 2013 writer - 2 episodes, 2013

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Stafford Project 2013 TV Series executive producer - 10 episodes

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Secret Mind of a Single Mom 2015 TV Series 3 episodes

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Young and the Restless 2006 TV Series performer - 1 episode

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Red Booth 2013-2016 TV Series Herself - Guest
FabLife 2016 TV Series Herself
Teens Wanna Know 2013-2015 TV Series Herself - Guest
The 84th Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade 2015 TV Movie Herself
Home & Family 2013 TV Series Herself - Guest
SoapBox with Lilly and Martha 2013 TV Series Guest
The 40th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2013 TV Special Herself
Marie 2013 TV Series documentary Herself
The Talk 2012-2013 TV Series Herself - Guest
Cupcake Wars 2013 TV Series Herself - Guest Judge / Actress
81st Annual Hollywood Christmas Parade 2012 TV Movie Herself
The 39th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2012 TV Special Herself
The 38th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2011 TV Special Herself
ACME Saturday Night 2011 TV Series Herself - (segment "Body Shimmer Wonder Yay") / Herself - Guest Host
The 37th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2010 TV Special Herself
Entertainment Tonight 2008-2010 TV Series Herself
The 35th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2008 TV Special Herself - Nominee
America's Next Producer 2007 TV Series Herself
The 34th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2007 TV Special Herself
The Tyra Banks Show 2007 TV Series Herself
SoapTalk 2004-2006 TV Series Herself
The 33rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2006 TV Special Herself
Wheel of Fortune 2006 TV Series Herself - Celebrity Contestant
CMT: The Greatest - 20 Sexiest Men 2006 TV Special Herself
CMT: The Greatest - 20 Sexiest Women 2006 TV Special Herself
The 32nd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2005 TV Special Herself
CMT: 20 Sexiest Women 2004 TV Special Herself
CMT 20 Sexiest Men 2004 TV Special Herself
Good Day Live 2004 TV Series Herself Guest Co-Host
The 31st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2004 TV Special Herself
The 30th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2003 TV Special Herself
18th Annual Soap Opera Digest Awards 2003 TV Special Herself
Family Feud 2002 TV Series Herself
The 29th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards 2002 TV Special Herself
The Goods 2001 TV Series Herself
Who Knows You Best? 2000 TV Series Herself
Sex Wars 2000 TV Series Herself
Hollywood Squares 2000 TV Series Guest Appearance

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Young and the Restless 2011 TV Series Phyllis Summers Newman

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2013 Outstanding Achievement Award LA Web Fest Guest Actress: Comedy The Celibate (2012)
2007 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Actress in a Daytime Serial The Young and the Restless (1973)
2004 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series The Young and the Restless (1973)
2003 Soap Opera Digest Award Soap Opera Digest Awards Outstanding Lead Actress The Young and the Restless (1973)
1997 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series The Young and the Restless (1973)
1997 Soap Opera Digest Award Soap Opera Digest Awards Outstanding Villainess The Young and the Restless (1973)
1996 Soap Opera Digest Award Soap Opera Digest Awards Outstanding Female Newcomer The Young and the Restless (1973)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2013 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series The Young and the Restless (1973)
2011 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series The Young and the Restless (1973)
2010 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series The Young and the Restless (1973)
2009 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Actress in a Daytime Serial The Young and the Restless (1973)
2008 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series The Young and the Restless (1973)
2008 OFTA Television Award Online Film & Television Association Best Actress in a Daytime Serial The Young and the Restless (1973)
2007 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series The Young and the Restless (1973)
2006 Gold Derby TV Award Gold Derby Awards Lead Actress - Daytime Drama The Young and the Restless (1973)
2005 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series The Young and the Restless (1973)
2005 Special Fan Award Daytime Emmy Awards Irresistable Combination The Young and the Restless (1973) · Peter Bergman
2005 Soap Opera Digest Award Soap Opera Digest Awards Outstanding Lead Actress The Young and the Restless (1973)
2004 Gold Derby TV Award Gold Derby Awards Lead Actress - Daytime Drama The Young and the Restless (1973)
2003 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series The Young and the Restless (1973)
2001 Soap Opera Digest Award Soap Opera Digest Awards Outstanding Female Scene Stealer The Young and the Restless (1973)
1996 Daytime Emmy Daytime Emmy Awards Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series The Young and the Restless (1973)


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#Quote
1 (on turning to surrogacy) After a three-year journey through hell, I'm elated, ecstatic and feel ultimately lucky to be able to announce I'm expecting my own child via surrogate in December.


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