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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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
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 Peter Griffin / ... (248 episodes, 1999-2015)
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 Lois Griffin / ... (248 episodes, 1999-2015)
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 Chris Griffin / ... (248 episodes, 1999-2015)
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 Meg Griffin / ... (236 episodes, 1999-2015)
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 Cleveland Brown / ... (232 episodes, 1999-2015)
Danny Smith ...
 Jim Kaplan / ... (193 episodes, 1999-2015)
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 Announcer / ... (187 episodes, 2005-2015)
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 Joe Swanson / ... (166 episodes, 1999-2015)
Alec Sulkin ...
 Jesus Christ / ... (148 episodes, 2005-2015)
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 Various / ... (138 episodes, 2001-2015)
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Storyline

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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UnCut, Un-PC & Unsuitable for Kids See more »

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Release Date:

31 January 1999 (USA)  »

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$1,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Seth MacFarlane graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design in Providence, R.I. The shell of the quahog clam (Mercenaria mercenaria) is the official Rhode Island State shell. A quahog is a pretty standard looking clam, except that it's big - about the size of a grown man's hand. Rhode Islanders like to eat them in clam chowder (not white chowder, but clear, made without milk). They also stuff the clams with a bread and clam stuffing and serve them for dinner. The area's Indians, the Narragansetts, called them "quahog" which means simply "clam". They used the purple part of the shells to make wampum, which was traded by Indian tribes throughout North America. See more »

Goofs

In "No Chris Left Behind", the Morningwood Academy sign has "NO IRISH" crossed out and "IRISH OK" written under it. The next time we see the sign, there is no trace whatsoever of either line of the Irish text. See more »

Quotes

Peter Griffin: I wonder what Scooby and the gang are up to?
[flashback]
Fred: It looks like the killer gutted his victim, strangled him with his own intestines and then dumped to body in the river.
Velma: Jinkies! What a mystery!
[Scooby jumps]
Fred: That's right, Scoob. We're dealing with one sick son of a bitch.
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Crazy Credits

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 »

Connections

Referenced in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.164 (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

Peter's Playhouse
Performed by Seth MacFarlane
Parody of the main title theme to Pee-wee's Playhouse (1986)
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User Reviews

One of the best animated series ever
15 April 2003 | by (NYC) – See all my reviews

Shame on Fox for mishandling this show! As with "Futurama", scheduling problems made this show impossible to find on a regular basis. But it was worth hunting down - this show is funny, surreal, and offensive. Wittier than South Park (and more un-PC, too) and more original plots than The Simpsons, this show is hysterical. This show is also primarily for twentysomething kids who can "get" the references to Big League Chew, Kool-Aid, and that episode of "Who's the Boss?" where Tony sees Angela naked in the shower. I could tell this show was scripted by people my age, and that made it even cooler to me. I can't wait to own all of the episodes on DVD. Watch it on Cartoon Network as part of their Adult Swim line-up if you're uncertain, but you'd have to be crazy not to love this show.


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