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Seth MacFarlane


Seth Woodbury MacFarlane was born in the small New England town of Kent, Connecticut, where he lived with his mother, Ann Perry (Sager), an admissions office worker, his father, Ronald Milton MacFarlane, a prep school teacher, and his sister Rachael MacFarlane, now a voice actress and singer. He is of English, Scottish, and Irish ancestry, and ... See full bio »

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 2017 Untitled Seth MacFarlane Sci-Fi Show (TV Series) (creator) (pre-production)
  American Dad! (TV Series) (created by - 210 episodes, 2005 - 2016) (creator - 2 episodes, 2016) (written by - 2 episodes, 2005)
- Standard Deviation (2016) ... (creator)
- Next of Pin (2016) ... (creator)
- Gifted Me Liberty (2016) ... (creator)
- Garfield and Friends (2016) ... (creator)
- Mine Struggle (2016) ... (creator)
  Family Guy (TV Series) (created by - 271 episodes, 1999 - 2016) (developed by - 269 episodes, 1999 - 2016) (written by - 4 episodes, 1999 - 2005)
- American Gigg-olo (2016) ... (creator)
- Road to India (2016) ... (creator) / (creator)
- Run, Chris, Run (2016) ... (creator) / (creator)
- The New Adventures of Old Tom (2016) ... (creator) / (creator)
- Take a Letter (2016) ... (creator) / (creator)
 2015 2016 Breakthrough Prize Ceremony (TV Movie) (special material by)
 2015 Ted 2 (written by)
 2014 Breakthrough Prize 2014 (TV Movie) (special material by)
 2014 A Million Ways to Die in the West (written by)
  The Cleveland Show (TV Series) (created by - 88 episodes, 2009 - 2013) (written by - 1 episode, 2009)
- Wheel! Of! Family! (2013) ... (creator)
- Crazy Train (2013) ... (creator)
- Mr. & Mrs. Brown (2013) ... (creator)
- Of Lice & Men (2013) ... (creator)
- Grave Danger (2013) ... (creator)
 2013 The Oscars (TV Special) (special material written by)
 2012 Family Guy: Back to the Multiverse (Video Game) (creator)
 2012 Family Guy: 200 Episodes Later (TV Movie documentary) (creator) / (creator) / (creator)
 2012 Ted (screenplay by) / (story by)
 2011 Seth MacFarlane: Swingin' in Concert (TV Movie) (written by)
  Cavalcade of Cartoon Comedy (TV Series) (creator - 22 episodes, 2008 - 2010) (story - 22 episodes, 2008 - 2010) (teleplay - 22 episodes, 2008 - 2010) (screenplay - 1 episode, 2009)
- Die, Sweet Roadrunner, Die (2010) ... (creator) / (story) / (teleplay)
- A Trip to the Psychiatrist (2009) ... (screenplay)
- Things You Never Hear (2009) ... (creator) / (story) / (teleplay)
- Beavers: Assholes of the Forest (2009) ... (creator) / (story) / (teleplay)
- Fred and Barney Try to Get Into a Club (2009) ... (creator) / (story) / (teleplay)
 2009 Seth & Alex's Almost Live Comedy Show (TV Short) (written by)
 2008 The Negotiating Table (Short) (writer)
 2007 The Family Guy 100th Episode Celebration (TV Movie) (creator) / (creator)
 2006 Family Guy (Video Game) (creator)
 2005 Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story (Video) (creator) / (creator)
 2005 American Dad: The New CIA (Short)
 1999 Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Ace in Time (1999)
 1998 Zoomates (Short) (creator) / (writer)
  Johnny Bravo (TV Series) (written by - 5 episodes, 1997) (teleplay - 3 episodes, 1997)
- Johnny Bravo Meets Adam West/Under the Big Flop/Johnny Bravo Meets Donny Osmond (1997) ... (written by - segments "Johnny Bravo Meets Adam West!", "Johnny Meets Donny Osmond")
- The Man Who Cried 'Clown!'/Johnny, Real Good/Little Talky Tabitha! (1997) ... (written by - segment "Johnny, Real Good")
- Jumbo Johnny/The Perfect Gift/Bravo, James Bravo (1997) ... (teleplay - segment "Jumbo Johnny")
- Beach Blanket Bravo/The Day the Earth Didn't Move Around Much/Aisle of Mixed-Up Toys (1997) ... (teleplay - segment "Aisle of Mixed-Up Toys") / (written by - segment "The Day the Earth Didn't Move Around Much")
- I Used to Be Funny/My Fair Dork/'Twas the Night (1997) ... (written by - segment "My Fair Dork")
 1997 I Am Weasel (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- I. Architect (1997) ... (written by)
- Ping Pong at Sea (1997) ... (written by)
 1997 Cow and Chicken (TV Series) (story by - 3 episodes)
- Cow Instincts, Don't It?/Ballerina Cow (1997) ... (story by - segment "Cow's Instincts...Don't It?")
- Confused/The Molting Fairy (1997) ... (story by - segment "Confused")
- Space Cow/The Legend of Sailcat (1997) ... (story by - segment "Space Cow")
 1997 The Cartoon Cartoon Show (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Larry & Steve (1997) ... (written by)
 1996 What a Cartoon: Larry & Steve (Short) (written and created by)
 1996 Jungle Cubs (TV Series) (written by - 3 episodes)
- The Great Kaadini (1996) ... (written by)
- Hulla Baloo/Shere Bliss (1996) ... (written by)
- Buffaloed/Hathi Meets His Match (1996) ... (written by)
 1995 The Life of Larry (Short) (written by)
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Other Works:

Album: "No One Ever Tells You". See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Interviews | 9 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Seth Macfarlane | Peter | Stewie

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Personal Quote:

When you are in a room and your job is to write jokes 10 hours a day, your mind starts going to strange places. See more »

Trivia:

Was inspired by All in the Family (1971) to write for television. Norman Lear was his mentor. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently uses cutaways See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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