Stephanie Gatschet

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Stephanie Gatschet
Born Stephanie Lucile Gatschet
(1983-03-16) March 16, 1983 (age 34)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Occupation Actress
Years active 1991–2011
Notable work Guiding Light

Stephanie Lucile Gatschet (born March 16, 1983 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is an American actress, who has appeared on the soap operas Guiding Light (as Tammy Winslow) and All My Children (as Madison North).[1]

Early life and education[edit]

As a child, Gatschet took ballet, piano, and acting lessons. Her professional career began at the age of nine, when she appeared in her first play, Oedipus the King, at a local Philadelphia theatre. After performing in a few local plays, Gatschet began to appear in theatrical productions off-Broadway in New York City. She attended Julia R. Masterman School in Philadelphia, for middle school and high school. She also began to make commercials for television and radio, and to make episodic TV appearances in shows such as As the World Turns and Law & Order.

Prior to her role on Guiding Light, Gatschet was pursuing a Bachelor of Fine Arts at the Tisch School of the Arts at NYU.[citation needed]


Gatschet is best known for her portrayal of Tammy Layne Winslow, the daughter of Cassie Layne Winslow and her ex-husband, Rob Layne, on the CBS soap opera Guiding Light. She portrayed the character from July 2002 to March 2007.

During her first year of college at New York University (NYU), Gatschet won roles in a few independent feature films like Roger Dodger and Virgin.

On June 19, 2009 Gatschet began portraying a new character, Madison North, on All My Children on a recurring status. In December 2009, she signed a long-term contract and moved with the soap opera's production from New York to Los Angeles.[citation needed]

Personal life[edit]

She is also a member of the Humane Society of the United States.[citation needed]


Television roles
Year Title Role Notes
1991 As the World Turns N/A 1 episode[citation needed]
2002 Law & Order Matty Helder 1 episode
2002–2008 Guiding Light Tammy Winslow Randall Regular role
2007 Guiding Light Herself 1 episode
2009–2011 All My Children Madison North Regular role
Film roles
Year Title Role Notes
2001 Needle in a Haystack Penny Broderick
2001 Revolution #9 Young Model
2002 Roger Dodger Angela
2003 Virgin Katie Reynolds
2009 Dirty Movie The wife


  1. ^ "Madison North (Stephanie Gatschet)". ABC: All My Children. Retrieved 14 February 2011. 

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