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Michelle Stafford Biography

Birth Place:
Chicago, Illinois, United States

Fast Facts

  • Began her career as a model in Europe and Asia
  • Acting debut was in 1990 on teen soap Tribes
  • Originated the role of Phyllis Summers on Young and the Restless in 1994
  • Won Daytime Emmys in 1997 for Outstanding Supporting Actress and in 2004 for Outstanding Lead Actress
  • Is a passionate hockey fan and has reported on the sport for Fox Sports Network


  • Natalia Scout Lee Stafford -- Daughter
  • Michael Stafford -- Father
  • Paulette Adams -- Mother
  • Eddie Adams -- Stepfather