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Alex Borstein

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.


Birthday    :   1971-02-15
Place Of Birth    :   Highland, Illinois, USA
Known Movie/TV Credits    :   Unknown
Last Appeared In    :   Unknown

Known For

Filmography

MOVIES
Maraschino Ruby Police Chief Misty Luggins (voice) 2022-06-15
The Bad Guys Police Chief Misty Luggins (voice) 2022-04-22
Extinct Mali (voice) 2021-02-11
Man Rots from the Head Gladys 2016-08-10
The Angry Birds Movie Sophie Bird / Peggy Bird (voice) 2016-05-11
Love the Coopers Angie Cooper 2015-11-12
Robot Chicken DC Comics Special III: Magical Friendship Wonder Woman (voice) 2015-10-18
A Million Ways to Die in the West Millie 2014-05-22
Robot Chicken DC Comics Special II: Villains in Paradise Wonder Woman (voice) 2014-04-06
Robot Chicken: DC Comics Special Wonder Woman / Giganta / Woman (voice) 2012-09-09
ParaNorman Mrs. Henscher (voice) 2012-08-03
Ted John's Mom 2012-06-29
For Christ's Sake Mrs. Marcus 2011-06-12
Family Guy Presents: It's a Trap! Lois Griffin as Princess Leia / Sy Snootles / Asian Woman / ET Announcer / Hot Girl's Mother (voice) 2011-05-22
Family Guy Presents: Road to the North Pole Lois Griffin (voice) 2010-12-12
Killers Mrs. Baily 2010-10-04
Dinner for Schmucks Red Hair Woman (uncredited) 2010-07-30
Family Guy Presents: Something, Something, Something, Dark Side Lois Griffin as Princess Leia / OnStar Voiceover / Empire Member's Wife / Robot Wife (voice) 2010-05-23
Seth & Alex's Almost Live Comedy Show Self / Various (voice) 2009-11-08
Family Guy Presents: Stewie Kills Lois and Lois Kills Stewie Lois Griffin (voice) 2007-11-04
Family Guy Presents: Blue Harvest Lois Griffin as Princess Leia / Barbara Pewterschmidt as Aunt Beru (voice) 2007-09-23
The Lookout Mrs. Lange 2007-03-09
Drop Dead Gorgeous (In a Down-to-Earth Bombshell Sort of Way) 2006-11-14
Little Man Janet 2006-08-31
Good Night, and Good Luck. Natalie 2005-09-16
Family Guy Presents: Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story Lois Griffin / Tricia Takanawa / Vanessa / Condoleezza Rice / Additional Voices (voice) 2005-07-23
Kicking & Screaming Obnoxious Hummer Lady (uncredited) 2005-05-13
Billy's Dad Is a Fudge-Packer Betty Henderson 2004-11-07
Catwoman Sally 2004-07-22
Seeing Other People Tracy 2004-01-01
Bad Santa Milwaukee Mom with Photo (uncredited) 2003-11-26
The Lizzie McGuire Movie Miss Ungermeyer 2003-05-02
Showtime Casting Director 2002-03-14
A Very Special Family Guy Freakin' Christmas Lois Griffin / Female Hipster / Julie / Grandma (voice) 2001-12-21
Tv Series
Resident Alien Carlyn 2021-01-27
Awkwafina is Nora From Queens Wilma (voice) 2020-01-22
Las que faltaban Invitada 2019-03-15
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Susie Myerson 2017-03-16
Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life Miss Celine 2016-11-25
Bordertown Becky Buckwald 2016-05-04
Life in Pieces Linette 2015-09-21
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert Self 2015-09-08
Delirium Lois Griffin (archive footage) 2014-06-20
Getting On Dawn Forchette 2013-11-24
Masters of Sex Loretta 2013-09-29
Bunk 2012-06-08
Shameless Lou Deckner 2011-01-09
Hot in Cleveland Preshi 2010-06-16
The Cleveland Show 2009-09-27
Seth MacFarlane's Cavalcade of Cartoon Comedy 2008-09-10
Talkshow with Spike Feresten 2006-09-16
Too Late with Adam Carolla 2005-08-08
American Dad! 2005-02-06
Drawn Together Jelly Donuts Leader (voice) 2004-10-27
Celebrity Blackjack 2004-07-05
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2003-01-26
Never Mind the Buzzcocks Self 2002-03-04
Gilmore Girls Drella 2000-10-05
Titus 2000-03-20
Family Guy Lois Griffin / Tricia Takanawa / Loretta Brown / Barbara Pewterschmidt (voice) 1999-01-31
Big Bad Beetleborgs Cataclaws (voice) 1996-09-07
MADtv Ms Swan / Karen 1995-10-14
Friends Bitter Woman on Stage 1994-09-22
Frasier Evelyn 1993-09-16
Power Rangers Queen Machina (voice) 1993-08-28