Person Details

Birthday: 1971-02-15 12:40:48

Aliases: No known aliases

Gender: Female

Place of birth: Highland, Illinois, USA

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Movie Involvements: 9

TV Involvements: 6


Most Famous Work

Biography

Alexandrea "Alex" Borstein (born February 15, 1973) is an American actress, singer, voice actress, writer and comedian. She is best known for her long-running role as Lois Griffin on the animated television series Family Guy, and as a cast member on the sketch comedy series MADtv. A native of Highland Park, Illinois, Borstein is a graduate of San Francisco State University, where she studied rhetoric. She was trained in improvisational comedy at the ACME Comedy Theatre, near Hollywood, California, and was selected to join MADtv after being scouted by talent agents who noticed her work at the theatre. She was a writer and voice actor for several television shows, including Casper, Pinky and the Brain and Power Rangers: Zeo, before joining the cast of MADtv as a featured player, and later as a repertory player in 1997. As an actress, she has made appearances in such films as The Lizzie McGuire Movie, Catwoman and Dinner for Schmucks.

Most Famous Work

Family Guy
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7

Family Guy

(1999) Writer
Shameless
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8

Shameless

(2011) Writer
Family Guy Presents Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story
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7
Spliced
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0

Spliced

(2010) Producer
Family Guy Presents: Seth and Alex's almost live comedy show
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5
Drop Dead Gorgeous (In a Down-to-Earth Bombshell Sort of Way)
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0

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2021 N/A
2019 Invitada
2017 Susie Myerson
2016 Gladys
Sophie Bird / Peggy Bird (voice)
Becky Buckwald
Janice Buckwald
2015 Angie Cooper
Wonder Woman (voice)
Linette
2014 Herself (voice) (archive footage)
Millie
Wonder Woman (voice)
2013 Dawn Forchette
2012 Wonder Woman / Giganta / Woman (voice)
Mrs. Henscher (voice)
John's Mom
N/A
2011 Mrs. Marcus
Lou Deckner
2010 Lois Griffin as Princess Leia / Sy Snootles / Asian Woman / ET Announcer / Hot Girl's Mother (voice)
Lois Griffin (voice)
Red Hair Woman (uncredited)
Preshi
Mrs. Baily
2009 Lois Griffin as Princess Leia / OnStar Voiceover / Empire Member's Wife / Robot Wife (voice)
herself
N/A
N/A
2008 N/A
N/A
2007 Lois Griffin as Princess Leia / Barbara Pewterschmidt as Aunt Beru (voice)
Mrs. Lange
2006 N/A
N/A
Janet
2005 Natalie
N/A
Lois Griffin / Tricia Takanawa / Vanessa / Condoleezza Rice / Additional Voices (voice)
Obnoxious Hummer Lady
N/A
2004 Betty Henderson
N/A
Sally
N/A
Tracy
2003 Milwaukee Mom with Photo
Miss Ungermeyer
N/A
2002 Casting Director
N/A
2000 N/A
N/A
1999 Lois Griffin / Tricia Takanawa / Loretta Brown / Barbara Pewterschmidt (voice)
1995 N/A
1994 Bitter Woman on Stage
1993 Evelyn
Madame Woe
Queen Machina (voice)
Lois
Year Character Movie/Tv

Writing

Production

Year Role Movie/Tv
2010 Producer
1999 Producer
Year Role Movie/Tv

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