About Crystal

About Crystal

Two-time Emmy Award Winning actress Crystal Chappell never stops!  She won an Emmy in 2002 for Outstanding Supporting Actress as Olivia on CBS-TV’s “Guiding Light” as well as a 2011 Emmy for Outstanding Special Class Short Format for her web-series “Venice,” which she wrote, produced and created.  “Venice” revolves around a warm community of people who reside in Venice Beach, California.  In addition, she also received Soap Opera Award’s “Hottest Female Star,” and recently joined the cast of CBS-TV’s “Bold and Beautiful” as Danielle.   As if that was not enough, she is also working on her second web-series “The Grove,” which is currently in post-production.  The show revolves around a wealthy and a working class family, their similarities and differences, yet both consider The Grove their home.

For the past two years, Crystal reprised her role of Dr. Carly Manning on NBC-TV’s “Days of Our Lives.”   Prior to DAYS, Crystal starred as Olivia Spencer on CBS-TV’s “Guiding Light.”  She garnered great attention and praise for her extraordinary performance in “Guiding Light’s” “Otalia” storyline, in which two women unexpectedly come to realize they have fallen in love. Crystal received such acclaim and the story was so well received that she was nominated for Outstanding Lead Actress in 2010.  Her web-series “Venice” was created in response to this storyline.   In 2002, she won a Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series and received other nominations for the same role in 2005, 2006 and 2010.

Crystal also starred for two years as Maggie Carpenter on ABC-TV’s “One Life To Live” and has also enjoyed working on prime time television including a guest-starring role on CBS-TV’s “Pensacola, Wings of Gold” with James Brolin, USA Network’s “Silk Stalkings” and one of the top rated episodes of “Poltergeist,” to name just a few.  Her myriad of fans continue to follow and support this versatile and talented actress in all of her endeavors, and Crystal appreciates and loves each and every one of them.

Although Crystal is most appreciative of her fans, awards and recognition, her proudest achievements are her sons Jacob Walker and Dylan Michael Sabatino.