Alex Borstein Net Worth
Alex Borstein Net Worth and salary: Alex Borstein is an American actress, writer, producer and comedian who has a net worth of $24 million. Alex Borstein was born February 15, 1973 in Highland Park, Illinois. 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 Deerfield, 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 took notice of her work at the theatre. She wrote and performed voice acting 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. She is also known for her MADtv character Ms. Swan, who tends to drive people around her crazy because of her convoluted answers. In 1999, she joined the voice cast of Seth MacFarlane's animated series Family Guy. In 2000, Borstein joined the cast of Gilmore Girls, but had to pull out due to her MADtv contract. (Her role eventually went to Melissa McCarthy.) She did, however, play several characters during the show's run. Borstein left MADtv in 2009. She has also enjoyed a successful film career, appearing in features such as The Lizzie McGuire Movie, Catwoman, and Good Night, and Good Luck. She is married to fellow actor Jackson Douglas and they have a son together.