Michael Graziadei joined the cast of The Young and the Restless as Daniel Romalotti, the teenaged son of Phyllis Summers, in May, 2004.
Michael made his stage debut at age five in a production of The King and I
. He later moved with his family to Nashua, New Hampshire, where he began taking acting classes. A teacher's recommendation helped him land the role of Ensign Lovely in The Basset Table
, and since then, he went on to perform in many other plays.
Michael's television credits include guest-starring roles on Grounded for Life
and Navy NCIS
. He has also appeared in numerous commercials, including spots for Chevrolet and Jeep, and also did voiceover work for the Massachusetts Department of Public Health.
Michael is a passionate art and music lover. In his spare time, he enjoys playing the guitar and writing music. He enjoys the outdoors and is learning to surf since moving to Los Angeles.
American Horror Story
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
The Young and the Restless
Daniel Romalotti Jr.
May 6, 2004
to January 3, 2013
; July 30, 2013 to Present
NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service
Halfway to a Blackout
Into the Blue 2: The Reef
Michael made his stage debut at age five in a production of "The King and I.", he played the role of Ensign Lovely in "The Basset Table," and he went on to perform in many other plays, including the period piece "The Servant of Two Masters" and Clive Barker's "History of the Devil."
Nomination, Outstanding Younger Actor (2005, 2006)
Pre-Nomination, Outstanding Supporting Actor (2009)
Pre-Nomination, Outstanding Younger Actor (2005, 2006)
PLACE OF BIRTH: Germany
DATE OF BIRTH: September 22, 1979
HEIGHT: 5'10 1/2
: Graziadei returns to Y&R after filming movie. [Jul 3, 2008]
: Is Graziadei getting restless at The Young and the Restless? [Feb 26, 2009]
: Graziadei makes decision on Y&R future. [Mar 31, 2010]
: Graziadei to exit Y&R by end of 2012. [Nov 8, 2012]
: Graziadei to make brief Y&R return. [Jun 20, 2013]
: Y&R alum Michael Graziadei heads back to Genoa City [Jul 7, 2016]