Alex Borstein MADtv, Bio, Wiki, Age, Husband, Movies, and Net Worth

Alex Borstein Bio | Wiki

Alex Borstein (Full Name: Alexandrea Borstein) is a popular American actress, comedian, writer, and producer who voices Lois Griffin on the animated comedy television series Family Guy (1999–present) and received a Primetime Emmy Award for the role. She got acclaim for starring as Susie Myerson in the comedy-drama series The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (2017–present), which has got her two Primetime Emmy Awards.

She also had lead roles as various characters on the sketch comedy series MADtv (1997–2009), and Dawn Forchette in the medical comedy series Getting On (2013–2015). Alex had supporting roles in many films, such as The Lizzie McGuire Movie, Catwoman (2004), Good Night, and Good Luck (2005), Dinner for Schmucks (2010), Ted (2012), ParaNorman (2012), as well as A Million Ways to Die in the West (2014). She was also a writer and voice actor for many television shows, such as Casper, Pinky and the Brain, and Power Rangers Zeo prior to joining the cast of MADtv in 1997 as a featured player.

Alex Borstein Age

Alex was born on February 15, 1971, in Highland Park, Illinois, in the United States. She is 51 years old. Alex celebrates her birthday on February 15, every year.

Alex Borstein Height

She is a woman of average stature. Alex stands at a height of 5 ft 5 in (Approx 1.65 m).

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Alex Borstein Family

She was born in Highland Park, Illinois, a city north of Chicago, and raised in Deerfield, Illinois, prior to her family moving to California. Alex’s parents, Irv and Judy Borstein are both mental health professionals. Alex has two older brothers. She has stated that she is of Hungarian and Mongolian descent and is Jewish. Alex’s father is from Atlanta. Alex’s maternal grandmother, a Holocaust survivor, was born and raised in Budapest, Hungary, and immigrated to the United States following the Hungarian Revolution of 1956.

Alex Borstein Grandmother

Alex’s maternal grandmother, a Holocaust survivor, was born and raised in Budapest, Hungary, and immigrated to the United States following the Hungarian Revolution of 1956.

Alex Borstein Husband

Alex was married to her husband Jackson Douglas. The two met while she was studying improv at the ACME Comedy Theatre. Jackson proposed to her during the taping of a MADtv skit and they were married in 1999. Jackson filed for divorce in October 2014 and it was finalized in 2017. Alex was pregnant while she recorded the DVD commentary for the Family Guy episode “Stewie Kills Lois”; she joked about naming her baby Stewie. In addition, Alex and Jackson have two children Henrietta Borstein Douglas, and Barnaby Borstein Douglas.

Alex Borstein Education

She went and graduated from Chatsworth High School in 1989. She is a graduate of San Francisco State University, where she studied rhetoric. Alex was trained in improvisational comedy at the ACME Comedy Theatre, near Hollywood, California, and was selected to join the cast of MADtv after being scouted by talent agents.

Alex Borstein Movies And Tv Shows

– Dawg (2002) as Darcy Smits
– The Lizzie McGuire Movie (2003) as Miss Ungermeyer
– Seeing Other People (2004) as Tracy
– Good Night, and Good Luck (2005) as natalie
– Little Man (2006) as Janet
– The Lookout (2007) as Mrs. Lange
– A Million Ways to Die in the West (2014) as Millie
– The Angry Birds Movie (2016) as Sophie Bird
– The Bad Guys (2022) as Chief Misty Luggins (voice)
– MADtv (1997–2009,2016) as herself
– Family Guy (1999-present) as Lois Griffin
– Gilmore Girls (2000-2005) as Drella
– American Dad! (2006-2016) as Doctor Gupta
– Drawn Together (2006) as Lois Griffin
– Bunheads (2012-2013) as Sweetie Cramer / Hooker
– The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (2017-present)

Alex Borstein MADtv

In 1997, Alex became a cast member on the third season of the sketch comedy show MADtv. Alex originally joined the cast as a featured player but was upgraded to the repertory mid-season. She was best known on MADtv for her character Ms. Swan (owner of the Gorgeous Pretty Beauty Nail Salon); her other recurring characters such as Eracist Anne, “Stick Chick” Echo, singer Jasmine Wayne-Wayne, child prodigy Karen Goddard, lounge singer Shaunda, News at Six outside-the-studio reporter Sue Napersville, as well as Cordo the GAP troll.

Alex Borstein Family Guy

While working on MADtv, Alex met Seth MacFarlane, who was then preparing to launch the animated sitcom Family Guy on FOX. Seth was originally supposed to create animated shorts for MADtv but declined in favor of creating an independent series. Seth cast Borstein as the voice of character Lois Griffin. Following the show’s debut in January 1999, Family Guy was cancelled by the network in 2002 but returned in 2005.

Alex Borstein Shameless

In 2010, Alex joined the first season staff of the Showtime comedy-drama series Shameless, as a writer and supervising producer. In its second season, Alex held the position of writer and consulting producer.

Alex Borstein Net Worth

Alex gets his wealth from his work as an actress, comedian, writer, and producer who voices Lois Griffin on the animated comedy television series Family Guy (1999–present). Therefore, Alex has accumulated a decent fortune over the years. Alex’s estimated net worth is $20 million.

How Old Is Alex Borstein

Alex is a 51-year-old who was born on February 15, 1971, in Highland Park, Illinois, in the United States.

Who Is Alex Borstein

Alex is an actress, comedian, writer, and producer who voices Lois Griffin on the animated comedy television series Family Guy (1999–present) and received a Primetime Emmy Award for the role. She got acclaim for starring as Susie Myerson in the comedy-drama series The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (2017–present), which has got her two Primetime Emmy Awards.

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