BIRTHDATE: May 12
HOMETOWN: Rapid City, SD
MARITAL STATUS: Wed Christopher Banninger in 1989
CHILDREN: Daughter Emelia, born July 1995
YEARS ON SHOW: 1982-96; 1999; 2001-present (recurring)
Daytime Emmy-winning Beth Maitland was born in Rapid City, SD, but moved with her family to Scottsdale, AZ when she was 7. There, Maitland participated in community theater, then majored in theater at Arizona State University.
In 1978, Maitland moved to Los Angeles and worked in nightclubs while taking acting classes at the Los Angeles Film Industry Workshop. She landed the role of Abbott daughter, Traci, on Y&R in 1982.