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 / ... (249 episodes, 1999-2015)
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 Lois Griffin / ... (249 episodes, 1999-2015)
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 Chris Griffin / ... (249 episodes, 1999-2015)
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 Meg Griffin / ... (237 episodes, 1999-2015)
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 Cleveland Brown / ... (233 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)
Alec Sulkin ...
 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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On Family Guy: Love Thy Trophy (2000)", Stewie's ABC blocks pyramidally spell REDRUM, a reference to Stephen King's novel and Stanley Kubrick's movie "The Shining (1980)" where REDRUM was MURDER spelled backwards. Which is what Stewie plans to do to Lois. See more »

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In the living room, the rug will be purple, and either in the next couple scenes or in the next episode it will be yellow and vice-versa. See more »

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[after having sex]
Social Worker: Glen, honey. Can I ask you a question? What do you do for a living?
Quagmire: Heh! I got a question for you too. Why are you still here?
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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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Lucky There's A Family Guy (Rap version)
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My favourite TV show
25 March 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I love everything about family guy.

My favourite characters in family are Brian and Stewie and I like the episodes when it mainly features them such as "Road to Rhode Island" (Season 2), as they interact very well. The comments they make just have me in stitches. Peter's behaviour is also very funny as some of the things he does "are just so brilliant they're retarded." The voice acting is excellent, especially Seth MacFarlane as he provides the voices for half of the Griffin family as well as their perverted neighbour Glenn Quagmire and how he manages this range (particularly with singing) I just don't know. He deserves his two Emmy's for providing the voice of evil baby genius Stewie. Adam West also steals the show with his funny and completely insane regular character the mayor of Quahog. What I like about Chris (voiced by Seth Green) is the things he says show that he takes after his father when it comes to intelligence and common sense.

The only thing I have found annoying is that in the UK Fox has decided to change the seasons to increase DVD sales, which in no way reflect the programme itself but rather the marketing.

If you enjoy Family Guy then I would thoroughly recommend Seth MacFarlane's other project American Dad which uses a different style of humour but is still extremely hilarious.


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