Stafford stars as Phyllis on the top-rated daytime drama
“The Young and the Restless.” The vivacious Michelle has
developed her character of Phyllis into one of the most
popular villains on daytime to date. She plays her
character with ultimate verve, zest and compassion.
She has also acted in the movie "Like
Mother Like Daughter."
joined the cast of “The Young and the Restless” in 1994.
The producers initially wanted the character of Phyllis
to come into town and leave quickly. But after being on
the show for only a month Michelle created such a stir
as Phyllis that she began to garner impressive kudos
from the press and fans alike. The producers knew then
and there that they truly had something else in their
midst. Readers of CBS Soaps in Depth choose the
Emmy award winner Michelle Stafford as their