[dropcap]T[/dropcap]racey E. Bregman is one daytime’s most beloved actresses of daytime television. With four soaps under her belt, she’s also one of the most famous. With an acting career that has spanned almost 35 years, she’s one of the most recognized faces on television. Here are 10 things you may not know about this fabulous and gorgeous actress.
10. What The “E” Stands For
Born on May 29th, 1963 in Munich, Germany, her given name is Tracey Elizabeth Bregman. The actress lived in Great Britain until she was 10 before moving to California.
9. Her Parents are Famous
Bregman is the child of composer and record producer Buddy Bregman and actress Suzanne Lloyd. Her famous father worked with some of the greatest performers of all time, including Fred Astaire, Judy Garland, Bing Crosby, and Louis Armstrong. Her mother is most famous for her roles in The Twilight Zone, Bonanza, and Bourbon Street Beat.
8. She’s Divorced
Bregman married Ronald Recht in 1987. The couple had two sons, Landon and Austin. Their marriage ended in divorce in 2010 after 23 years.
7. She’s Starred in Movies
From 1981-1983, Bregman took on several film roles, including Ann in Happy Birthday to Me, Elizabeth in The Concrete Jungle, and Amy in The Funny Farm.
6. Social Media Darling
The actress is a huge Twitter enthusiast and can often be found tweeting to her fans. Her account @Traceybregman has over 83,000 followers, with more clicking the follow button every day. She is also on Instagram where her 33,000 fans check in with her daily.
5. Her First Soap
Long before becoming Lauren on Y&R, Bregman played Donna on Days of Our Lives. For two years. She appeared on DAYS as the daughter of Don Craig and step-daughter of Deidre Hall’s Marlena.
4. She Was On The Love Boat
Just before landing on The Young and The Restless, Bregman had a guest-starring role on The Love Boat in the role of Trish.
3. She’s a Fashionista
Bregman is as talented off-screen as she is on. Designing stunning accessories is her super power. Her work is in magazines, on the web and sold on The Shopping Channel. Her new line, Manhattan Malibu, is set to be launched soon.
2. CBS Made Her a Household Name
The actress started her journey as Lauren Fenmore on Y&R in 1983. Between Y&R and The Bold and The Beautiful, she’s maintained that role for almost 33 years. Her first appearance on B&B was in 1992, and the character was regularly on the show until her last appearance in 2007.
1. She’s an Award Winning Actress
In 1985, Bregman took home the Daytime Emmy gold for Outstanding Ingenue, a category later changed to Outstanding Young Leading Actress.
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