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Phyllis Smith

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Birthday
10, 1951
Birthplace
St. Louis, MO
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
10, 1951 (age 68)
Birthplace
St. Louis, MO

About

Actress who became famous for the role of Phyllis Lapin-Vance on the television show The Office. She also appeared in the 2011 film Bad Teacher, and she voices the character Sadness in the 2015 Disney film Inside Out. She landed a major supporting role in the Netflix drama series The OA.

Before Fame

She worked as a cheerleader for the old St. Louis Cardinals football team and as a burlesque dancer.

Trivia

She played a stewardess in the movie Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked.

Family Life

When she decided to take up tap dancing, an older cousin donated her used shoes and her father made a makeshift platform out of plywood.

Associated With

She worked with Steve Carell in the main cast of The Office.