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Michelle Stafford also known as the villainous Phyllis on the daytime soap The Young and the Restless is 47 years old (was born on September 14, 1965). She is a two-time EMMY award winner, first was in 1997 and the second was in 2004.

She joined the cast of "The Young and the Restless" in 1994 which was originally to be a short story arc. However, her scheming, hot portrayal enthralled viewers and the producers knew they had to keep her. Michelle became a mom via a surrogate in 2009.

The Young and the Restless is set in Genoa City and the story revolves around the rivalries, romances, hopes and fears of the residents of the fictional Midwestern metropolis. The lives and loves of a wide variety of characters merge through the generations, controlled by the Newman, Abbott and Winters families.

Of interest, as Michelle Stafford taped her last scenes as Phyllis Newman on The Young and the Restless Enstarz reported that rumors have swirled that the actress will soon turn up on rival soap opera, General Hospital. Find out more here.

Updated on Friday, July 05 2013 at 09:00AM EDT