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  1. 'Family Guy's' Seth MacFarlane Delivers Fox 2017...Read the original story

    Tuesday May 16 | The Daily Millbury

    ... all TV networks, as well as individual shows, are in ratings trouble. Seth McFarlane creator of Family Guy and American Dad [Image by Reed Saxon/AP Images] Seth MacFarlane is not only the creator of Family Guy, on Fox but also American Dad and a ...

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  2. Seth Macfarlane's The Orville Could Be TV's Next Great Sci-Fi ComedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 16 | Cinema Blend News

    Seth Macfarlane's TV efforts haven't been the most plentiful in the past 18 years, but their overall success is impossible to deny or ignore. Rather than remaining in the same animated realm as Family Guy and American Dad , Macfarlane branched out in a huge way for his next effort, the upcoming series The Orville , which looks to add a healthy dose of sci-fi comedy to Fox's primetime lineup, And if this trailer is a good indication of what audiences will get, this could easily be TV's next great hallmark for that genre crossroads.

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  3. Seth MacFarlane explores space in first trailer for Fox's 'The Orville'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 16 | UPI

    Seth MacFarlane is the captain of a space vessel 400 years into the future in the first trailer for Fox's upcoming sci-fi comedy series, The Orville . The clip , released Monday, features the creator of Family Guy and American Dad in his first live-action television starring role as Ed Mercer, a down on his luck Planetary Union officer who is dealing with a divorce as he is granted to chance to lead an exploratory vessel and its crew across the galaxy.

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  4. 'Family Guy' Is Putting Americans to SleepRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | The New York Observer

    ... MacFarlane telling AIDS jokes in a Boston accent. In fact, comedies take up the bulk of the survey's answers: American Dad , another MacFarlane staple, is right behind Family Guy , with Bob's Burgers taking third. The first non-comedies, not ...

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  5. Patrick Stewart To Provide The Voice Of Poop In Emoji MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | ContactMusic.com

    ... roles in Ted and Ted 2 , plus a long-standing and increasingly bizarre part in Seth Macfarlane's animation 'American Dad!' for over a decade. His upcoming projects include a role in the Wolverine stand-alone movie Logan - in which he's said to be ...

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  6. Albert Brooks & Louis CK To Star In 10 Episodes Of Sitcom Of Their Own CreationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... what they're doing." As the latest series in TBS's growing animation pipeline, The Cops joins TBS's iconic hit American Dad!, from Seth MacFarlane, Mike Barker and Matt Weitzman, which is currently in its 12th season on Monday nights. TBS's surge in ...

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  7. Family Guy Is the Favorite TV Show of Hillary Clinton VotersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | Spin

    ... tenders like Saturday Night Live or The Daily Show . Seth MacFarlane's other favorite, the Republican-parodying American Dad! , was big on the West Coast, but did not have as close a correlation as Family Guy .

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  8. 'Blunt Talk,' Starring Patrick Stewart, Canceled at StarzRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... producer and actor (and jazz musician) remains an executive producer on animated hits Family Guy at Fox and American Dad at TBS. For its part, MRC will remain in business with Starz, which has the independent studio's Alejandro G. Inarritu drama The ...

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  9. 'Blunt Talk,' Starring Patrick Stewart, Canceled at StarzRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... The prolific producer and actor (and jazz musician) remains an EP on animated hits Family Guy at Fox as well as American Dad at TBS. For its part, MRC will remain in business with Starz, which has the independent studio's Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu ...

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  10. Castle Actress Penny Johnson Just Landed A New GigRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Cinema Blend News

    ... of S.H.I.E.L.D. 's Adrienne Palicki will be Ed's first officer Kelly, who also happens to be his ex-wife. American Dad 's Scott Grimes will reteam with MacFarlane as Ed's best friend Gordon, who is brought in to pilot the Orville . (Grimes really ...

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  11. FOXa s a Zorna brings together animation with realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | The Fresno Bee

    Fox has been a leader in television animation for decades mostly through the continuing success of "The Simpsons." Whether it be the yellow-hued residents of Springfield or the characters on "American Dad," "Family Guy" or "Bob's Burgers," the common element has been family.

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  12. From cancellation to crowning achievement: American Dad! co-creator...Read the original story

    Sep 14, 2016 | State Press

    ASU students and members of the public gathered at Marston Theater at the Tempe campus on Tuesday, Sept. 13 to hear about the highs and lows of being a co-creator, producer and writer on one of America's most popular animated shows from " American Dad! " co-creator Mike Barker .

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  13. Seth MacFarlane Featured in One-Night Houston Symphony Concert, 9/4Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the iTunes jazz charts this past October. He also created the hugely successful television shows Family Guy and American Dad , executive produced the Emmy-winning Cosmos: A Space Time Odyssey and Starz' original show, Blunt Talk . His directorial ...

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  14. Jon Favreau to Direct Seth MacFarlane's Live-Action Sci-Fi SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2016 | Collider

    After turning out a string of hit animates series for FOX - Family Guy , American Dad and The Cleveland Show - writer/actor/producer Seth MacFarlane is teaming with the network again for his first live-action TV show, an as yet untitled sci-fi comedic hour-long series. And now, he's locked Iron Man and The Jungle Book director Jon Favreau to direct and executive produce the pilot episode of the straight-to-series project.

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  15. TBS Orders Greg Garcia Anthology Series, Jonathan Ames Pilot, Danny McBride Animated ComedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... animated series - Tarantula, produced by Danny McBride - that will likely join new episodes of Fox import American Dad . "Our new projects, from some of the best creators and producers in the industry, will fit perfectly with the new direction we've ...

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  16. Adrianne Palicki Starring in New Seth MacFarlane SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | IGN

    ... Deadline . Palicki's character, Kelly Grayson, is the ship's first officer and Ed's former wife. Scott Grimes (American Dad) was also cast in the series as Ed's best friend and the ship's pilot. Palicki was set to star alongside Nick Blood in the ...

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  17. Adrianne Palicki to star in Seth MacFarlane's space showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... First Officer of the Orville. Scott Grimes, an ER vet who is a cast member of MacFarlane's animated comedy American Dad , is also joining the cast in the role of Gordon, Ed's best friend and the pilot of the Orville. "I've wanted to do something ...

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  18. Adrianne Palicki Stars In Seth MacFarlane Fox Series, Scott Grimes Co-StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | Deadline

    ... Content. Grimes has been acting alongside MacFarlane for more than a decade on MacFarlane's animated comedy American Dad where Grimes is a main cast member, voicing the son of MacFarlane's Stan. Grimes also has done voice work on MacFarlane's ...

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  19. Adrianne Palicki Joins Seth MacFarlane's Fox Sci-Fi SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... the first officer of the ship. Oof, that will be uncomfortable. Voice actor and MacFarlane pal Scott Grimes ( American Dad! ) will also star, playing the spacecraft's pilot. For Palicki, the new gig marks another chance at a steady television gig ...

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