Feb. 15th, 1971
Alex Borstein's Main TV Roles
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Alexandrea "Alex" Borstein is an American actress, writer, producer, and comedian, known for her work on MADtv, Good Night, and Good Luck and Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story,
- Was the original choice for Sookie St. James in _"Gilmore Girls" (2000)_ (qv). The role was performed by 'Melissa McCarthy' (qv).
- Left _"MADtv" (1995)_ (qv) at the end of the 2001-2002 season.
- Her school bus driver was 'John Malkovich' (qv).
- Son Barnaby Borstein Douglas was born September 8th, 2008. He weighed in at 8 lbs. 10 oz.
- Ms. Swan, her most famous and lovable character on _"MADtv" (1995)_ (qv), was based on a combination of Borstein's real life grandmother and 'Björk (I)' (qv).
- Was listed as a potential nominee on the 2007 Razzie Award nominating ballot. She was suggested in the Worst Supporting Actress category for her performance in the film _Little Man (2006/I)_ (qv), however, she failed to receive a nomination.
- She became engaged to be married when her boyfriend 'Jackson Douglas' (qv) proposed to her during the taping of a _"MADtv" (1995)_ (qv) skit.