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Michelle Stafford
  • HLN Announces Lead Actor and Actress Award Presenters

    National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
    National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
    The 40th Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Awards will be a star-studded night with appearances from some of televisions brightest stars — some of which will also be presenting awards on stage during the big night. But just who are the lucky personalities who will be handing the Outstanding Lead Actor winner and the Outstanding Lead Actress winner their coveted awards? Read on to find out!
  • TVGN Announces Special Programming To Prepare Viewers for Launch of ‘The Young and the Restless’

    Sony Pictures Television
    Sony Pictures Television
    In addition to the previously noted on air promo touting the launch of "The Young and the Restless'" same day airings on TVGN beginning Monday, July 1 at 7:00 PM ET/PT, the network has also announced special programming that will surely help provide ample tune in.
  • Is The Door Already Open for a Michelle Stafford Return?

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    Sony Pictures Television
    “The Young and the Restless’” Michelle Stafford (Phyllis Newman) hasn’t even left Genoa City yet, but there are already fans crossing their fingers in anticipation of a future return. But is it possible? Angelica McDaniel, Senior Vice President of CBS Daytime, thinks so! “She is an icon,” the exec tells Soap Opera Network of Stafford, who began playing George and Lydia Summers’ daughter back in 1994. “She’s an amazingly talented woman... and she brings so much as Phyllis to the show. But we have to respect her decision, and was her choice.”
  • Michelle Stafford Touts Allison Janney Skit

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    Sony Pictures Television
    Allison Janney has acted in a slew of projects since leaving the role of “Guiding Light’s” Ginger in 1995, including “The West Wing,” “Mr. Sunshine,” and “American Beauty,” and she just filmed a new spot as a guest on “Bitter Party of 5,” which “The Young and the Restless’” Michelle Stafford (Phyllis Summers) wants you to see!
  • WATCH: Susan Lucci Wins First and Only (So Far?) Daytime Emmy Award

    Disney/ABC Television Group
    Disney/ABC Television Group
    On Friday, May 21, 1999, Susan Lucci won her first Daytime Emmy Award in any category after portraying the iconic Erica Kane for (at the time) nearly 30 years on ABC's "All My Children." On Tuesday, May 21, 2013, 14 years after winning in the category of Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series, fans are still pondering whether the actress will reprise her role on the soap opera now that it's back in production via Prospect Park's The OnLine Network. In the meantime, tell us where you were on that special night when one of daytime television's biggest stars won the coveted award.
  • Stafford’s ‘Y&R’ Exit Confirmed

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    Sony Pictures Television
    As we previously reported, “The Young and the Restless’” Michelle Stafford (Phyllis Summers) has decided to walk away from the role she began in 1994, news which has now been officially confirmed.
  • REPORT: Michelle Stafford Exiting ‘The Young and the Restless’

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    Sony Pictures Television
    According to a report by E! Online, "The Young and the Restless'" Michelle Stafford is departing the daytime drama series after 16 years portraying the role of Phyllis Summers off and on since 1994 (1994-1997 and 2000-present), according to their sources.
  • Daytime Community Responds to Jeanne Cooper’s Death

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    Sony Pictures Television
    News that “The Young and the Restless’” Jeanne Cooper (Katherine Chancellor) passed away this morning has rocked the entertainment community, and the beloved actress’ colleagues have responded with an outpour of memories, loving words and final farewells via Twitter. Soap Opera Network has rounded up all of the sentiments written so far, which include kind words from her “Y&R” co-stars and beyond.
  • Michelle Stafford Addresses Her Onscreen Disappearance

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    Sony Pictures Television
    Fans have been wondering what happened to “The Young and the Restless’” Michelle Stafford (Phyllis Summers), who hasn’t been appearing on the soap as frequently as usual. So just what happened to the fiery redhead, who's generally been a large part of the canvas since joining the soap in 1994?
  • Full #CBSTweetWeek Schedule (Includes Stars from Daytime, Primetime, Sports, and More!)

    CBS Broadcasting, Inc.
    CBS Broadcasting, Inc.
    As previously reported, the very popular #CBSTweetWeek is back for the forth time since its inception in 2011, and some of the networks biggest stars and creative talent are signing on to Twitter to chat live with fans. This marks the very first time stars from “The Bold and the Beautiful” and “The Young and the Restless” are participating!