Tracy Grandstaff

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Tracy Grandstaff
Born United States
Occupation Writer, voice actress
Years active 1992–2005

Tracy Grandstaff is an American writer and voice actress best known for her work portraying Daria Morgendorffer from the MTV animated series Daria. This role was spun off from another MTV series, Beavis and Butt-head, for which Grandstaff provided the voices of Daria and other minor characters.[1]


She has written for various series on MTV, including The Tom Green Show and the annual Video Music Awards, and for other Viacom-owned networks, including VH1, Comedy Central and Nickelodeon. She was also a cast member on the (unused, early working version of) pilot episode of the reality TV series The Real World. In April 2011 Grandstaff conducted an interview with the website Can I Get A Man With That[2] to promote the DVD release of the complete series of Daria. On her view of the character eight years since the finale, Grandstaff said, "She is, was, and always will be the Misery Chick who loathes attention more than she loathes herself. Eight years later, there are new things that would totally annoy her—primarily words like totally and bestie. ...I don't see her as a sad character. I see her as tolerant of her unavoidable reality—eager to put the whole miserable experience behind her, so she could get out into the world and surround herself with people she actually admired and respected, or not."



Year Film Role Notes
2000 Is It Fall Yet? Daria Morgendorffer Television film
2002 Is It College Yet? Daria Morgendorffer Television film


Year Show Role Notes
1993–1997 Beavis and Butt-head Daria Morgendorffer, Mrs. Stevenson, Cassandra 21 episodes
1997–2001 Daria Daria Morgendorffer 65 episodes
2016 Commander Chet Carrie Guest star

Video games[edit]

Year Game Role Notes
1995 Beavis and Butt-head in Virtual Stupidity Daria Morgendorffer, Heather, Jennifer, Hippie Lady, Others
1999 Daria's Sick, Sad Life Planner Daria Morgendorffer
2000 Daria's Inferno Daria Morgendorffer


  1. ^ "Kool Thing: '90s Cult Hit 'Daria' Finally Hits DVD". Rolling Stone. Retrieved May 12, 2010. 
  2. ^ "Dear Daria, Revisiting the Misery Chick". 15 Questions. Can I Get A Man With That?. Archived from the original on December 10, 2010. Retrieved April 14, 2011. 

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