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Alex Borstein: From 'Family Guy' To 'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel'

Alex Borstein: From Family Guy To The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
February 8, 2020 - 18:10 / Rachel Johnson

You may recognize Alex Borstein from the Amazon series The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, but did you know she got her big break on Family Guy? We have all you need to know about Alex Borstein right here! 

Alex Borstein got her big break in 1999 on the animated sitcom Family Guy as the voice of "Lois Griffin". Borstein also helps to write and produce for the show and has appeared in 329 episodes! 

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You may also recognize Borstein from other shows and movies like 2003's The Lizzie McGuire Movie and 2012's TedShe has also appeared in 9 episodes of the TV show Gilmore Girls and has made appearances on Friends and Fraiser

Alex Borstein with Family Guy co-star Seth MacFarlane and "Stewie" in 2005. 

Alex Borstein on The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

In 2017, Borstein was cast for the role of "Susie Myerson", "Miriam Maisel's" tough-loving manager and has starred in all 3 seasons of the show. She has won two Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series.

Alex Borstein as "Susie" on The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

Alex Borstein in Real Life

Outside of her roles on television, she is funny in real life too! She was trained in improv at the ACME Comedy Theater, where she met her husband Jackson Douglas. The couple have two gorgeous children, daughter Henrietta (7) and son Barnaby (11). She once joked about naming one of her children "Stewie". Check out some of her hilarious posts on Twitter!