Gina Tognoni Biography
Gina Tognoni is an American actress, best known for her work with American daytime soap operas. Her most notable performances include Kelly Cramer on One Life to Live, Dinah Marler on Guiding Light and her current role as Phyllis Summers on The Young and the Restless.
She was born on 28th November 1973, St. Louis, Missouri, United States. She is 49 years old as of 2023.
She has a standing height of 1.7m tall.
Details concerning her family are still under research.
Gina Tognoni Husband
Tognoni’s husband is her longtime boyfriend Joseph Chiarello.
She is Educated and talented in her field. She was formerly set to attend Emerson College but she wanted her passion so she decided to concentrate on her acting career instead.
Gina Tognoni Career
On May 22, 2014, it was announced that Tognoni was cast as Phyllis Summers in CBS’s The Young and the Restless, replacing Michelle Stafford.
She made her debut on August 11, 2014. At the 42nd Daytime Emmy Awards in 2015, Tognoni was nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress for her role as Phyllis Summers. At the 44th Daytime Emmy Awards in 2017, she was again nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress for which she won.
On March 30, 2019, she confirmed she would be leaving the Young and the Restless. It was also reported that the originator of the role of Phyllis Summers, Michelle Stafford, would be returning to the show.
In 2007, she was nominated again in the same category but lost to Genie Francis. She won her second Emmy in 2008, becoming only the second actress to be a repeat winner in the Supporting Actress category. After CBS canceled Guiding Light, Tognoni returned to her role as Kelly Cramer on One Life to Live in 2009.
She has a net worth of approximately $9 million.
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