February 15, 1971
50 years old
5 ft 0 in | 152.5 cm
41-33-40 in | 104-84-101 cm
68 kg | 150 lbs
5.5 US | 36 EU
Alexandrea Borstein was born in Highland Park, Illinois, United States, on February 15, 1971, is an American actress.
Young Alexandrea Borstein first started performing with sketch comedy and improvisational theater ACME Comedy Theatrer, Hollywood, Los Angeles.
She made her big screen debut in romantic musical comedy drama film Coyote Ugly (2000) in uncredited role as Bidding Auction Woman.
She got her television debut in Fox superhero children's series Mighty Morphin Power Rangers (1993-1994) in various voices.
She landed her big break in sketch comedy series MADtv (1997–2009) in various characters.
Extinct (2021) animated adventure comedy, in voice role as Mali
She was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for her role as Natalie in historical drama film Good Night, and Good Luck (2005).
She voiced Mrs. Henscher in stop-motion animated dark fantasy comedy horror film ParaNorman (2012).
She voiced Sophie Bird / Peggy Bird in animated comedy movie The Angry Birds Movie (2016).
She wrote, produced and starred in role as Lois Griffin / Various voices in animated comedy film Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story (2005).
Bad Santa (2003) Christmas black comedy opposite Billy Bob Thornton, Tony Cox and Lauren Graham
The Lookout (2007) thriller crime with Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Jeff Daniels and Isla Fisher
Ted (2012) comedy opposite Mark Wahlberg, Mila Kunis and Giovanni Ribisi
A Million Ways to Die in the West (2014) Western comedy with Seth MacFarlane, Charlize Theron and Amanda Seyfried
Love the Coopers (2015) Christmas comedy drama opposite Steve Martin, Diane Keaton and John Goodman
She won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Character Voice - Over Performance for her role as Lois Griffin / Barbara Pewterschmidt / Tricia Takanawa / Various voices in Fox animated sitcom Family Guy (1999– ).
She won two Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for her role as Susie Myerson in Prime Video period comedy drama television series The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel (2017- ).
She voiced Queen Machina / Robocupid in science fiction series Power Rangers Zeo (1996).
She had recurring role as Drella / Miss Celine / Doris in comedy drama television series Gilmore Girls (2000-2005).
She voiced Latoyah in ABC Family animated series Slacker Cats (2007-2009).
The Cleveland Show (2009-2013) animated sitcom in role as Hadassah Lowenstein / Lois Griffin / Various voices
She played Lou Deckner in Showtime family comedy drama television series Shameless (2011–2015) in 5 episodes, also writer and consulting producer.
Getting On (2013-2015) HBO comedy series in role as Dawn Forchette
She voiced Janice Buckwald / Becky in animated sitcom Bordertown (2016).
Graduated from the Chatsworth High School in 1989.
Studied at the San Francisco State University.
Has two older brothers.
Has Jewish ancestry.
She trained improv at the ACME Comedy Theater, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California.
She voiced Lois Griffin in video games:
Family Guy Video Game! (2006)
Family Guy: Back to the Multiverse (2012)
Family Guy: The Quest for Stuff (2014)
She owns a production company, Crackerpants Inc..
She was married to actor and writer Jackson Douglas (1999-2017), they have a son, Barnaby Borstein Douglas and a daughter, Henrietta Borstein Douglas.