Family Guy (1999– )

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In a wacky Rhode Island town, a dysfunctional family strive to cope with everyday life as they are thrown from one crazy scenario to another.

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 Peter Griffin / ... (250 episodes, 1999-2015)
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 Lois Griffin / ... (250 episodes, 1999-2015)
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 Chris Griffin / ... (250 episodes, 1999-2015)
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 Meg Griffin / ... (238 episodes, 1999-2015)
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 Cleveland Brown / ... (234 episodes, 1999-2015)
Danny Smith ...
 Jim Kaplan / ... (194 episodes, 1999-2015)
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 Announcer / ... (188 episodes, 2005-2015)
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 Joe Swanson / ... (167 episodes, 1999-2015)
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 Jesus Christ / ... (148 episodes, 2005-2015)
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 Various / ... (139 episodes, 2001-2015)
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The Griffin household includes two teenagers, a cynical dog who is smarter than everyone else, and an evil baby who makes numerous attempts to eradicate his mother. Heading up this eclectic household is Peter Griffin. Peter does his best to do what's right for the family, but along the way, he makes mistakes that are the stuff of legends. Written by Ronos

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Brian Griffin was named "Stoner of the Year" by High Times magazine in 2009. See more »

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When Lois is in jail following her stealing spree, she's wearing her standard yellow prison garb. When Peter sticks her in his mouth to smuggle her out, she's back to her normal clothes. See more »

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Peter Griffin: Oh, okay, here's another riddle. A woman has two children. Now, a homicidal maniac tells her she can only keep one. Which one does she let 'im kill?
Brian Griffin: That's, that's not a riddle. That's, that's just terrible.
Peter Griffin: Wrong! It's the ugly one.
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An episode that aired the same week that Star Wars Episode III was released to theaters features end credits in the same style as the Star Wars movies. See more »


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Up Where We Belong
Performed by Joe Cocker & Jennifer Warnes
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Great Show!
2 August 2004 | by (New York City) – See all my reviews

I started watching "Family Guy" right after it premiered after the Super Bowl back in 1999. I immediately fell in love with it and thought it was hilarious. "Family Guy" is about the Griffin family who live in Rhode Island. Peter Griffin is the father of the family and not very bright. He usually says wrong things in the wrong time. Lois is the mother of the family and smarter than Peter. Meg is the daughter of the family and she tries to avoid her family from making her look uncool and goes through teen problems. Chris is the son who loves to eat and is also not very bright. Stewie is the baby who tries to kill his family and take over the world. Brian, the dog, is the voice of reason in the family but also an alcoholic. "Family Guy" has many great episodes. My favorites include "Road to Rhode Island", "Peter, Peter Cavier Eater", and "Mr. Saturday Knight". I am glad new episodes are coming next year! This show deserves 10/10 stars!


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