Grandma Helga
First appearance 1.01 "How To Deal With A New School"
Created by  Raishel Wasserman, Justine Wasserman, and Rhiannon Goodrich
Portrayed by  Ginger Alderson
Name Helga Ross
Religion Jewish
Known Relatives Shelly Ross
Jenny Ross

Grandma Helga, portrayed by Ginger Alderson, is the grandmother of Shelly Ross.

Character OverviewEdit

Grandma Helga is very adamant that her Jewish heritage be preserved. This is a source of conflict between her and her irreligious granddaughter, Shelly.


Grandma Helga is manipulative and overbearing. She tries to push her views onto everyone around her, especially her family.