The latest incarnation of the young daughter of Nick (Josh Morrow) and Phyllis (Michelle Stafford) on The Young and the Restless, comes in the adorable and talented form of young actress Samantha Bailey (Summer)!

Samantha has captured the hearts of cast and crew alike, and is has been logging plenty of screen-time!

The tiny actress began her career by participating in dance shows with a relative at only 16 months of age! She went on to modeling at age 2, and netted the title of Little Miss Hawaiian Tropic by age 3!

Her other acting roles include a stint on “Pushing Daisies” as a young Olive. The art, math and science buff is also a fan of dirt bikes! What a go-getter!

Soaps.com welcomes Samantha to the Y&R and wishes her great luck in the role – she’s been doing fantastic so far! For more photos, visit the Sony site! What is your favorite of Samantha’s scenes so far? Post your thoughts below!