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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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Sunday, September 30

Peter discovers he has cancer while Brian finds the girl of his dreams.


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After falling into a coma, Peter comes face-to-face with God, leading him to ask some of life's tough questions.


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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Seth MacFarlane ...  Peter Griffin / ... 312 episodes, 1998-2018
Alex Borstein ...  Lois Griffin / ... 312 episodes, 1998-2018
Seth Green ...  Chris Griffin / ... 311 episodes, 1999-2018
Mila Kunis ...  Meg Griffin / ... 302 episodes, 1999-2018
Mike Henry ...  Cleveland Brown / ... 295 episodes, 1999-2018
John Viener ...  TV Announcer / ... 241 episodes, 2005-2018
Danny Smith Danny Smith ...  Jim Kaplan / ... 233 episodes, 1999-2018
Patrick Warburton ...  Joe Swanson / ... 223 episodes, 1999-2018
Ralph Garman ...  Various / ... 187 episodes, 2001-2018
Alec Sulkin ...  Jesus Christ / ... 177 episodes, 2005-2018
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Storyline

Sick, twisted and politically incorrect, the animated series features the adventures of the Griffin family. Endearingly ignorant Peter and his stay-at-home wife Lois reside in Quahog, R.I., and have three kids. Meg, the eldest child, is a social outcast, and teenage Chris is awkward and clueless when it comes to the opposite sex. The youngest, Stewie, is a genius baby bent on killing his mother and destroying the world. The talking dog, Brian, keeps Stewie in check while sipping martinis and sorting through his own life issues. Written by Jwelch5742

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Animation | Comedy

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Official Sites:

Fox.com | Official Facebook

Country:

USA

Language:

English | Portuguese

Release Date:

31 January 1999 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Family Guy See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

Throughout the whole series, almost all of the main characters have been in the hospital due to injury by either their own or Peter's carelessness. See more »

Goofs

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 »

Quotes

Chris Griffin: I never knew anyone who went crazy before, except for my invisible friend, Col. Schwartz.
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Crazy Credits

In the season 5 episode "Stewie Loves Lois," the end credits are rearranged to mimic the end credits of "All In The Family," complete with the show's closing theme song. See more »


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Lucky There's A Family Guy
Music by Walter Murphy
Lyrics by David Zuckerman and Seth MacFarlane
Performed by Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green and Mila Kunis
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Losing its edge
26 September 2005 | by Anthony LalandeSee all my reviews

While I know that I run the risk of being chased out of town for saying this, I feel that since the beginning of Season 5, the show has lost its edge.

90% of the jokes in "Family Guy" fall into one of 3 categories: 1) Jokes making fun of pop culture (especially old TV shows and celebrities) 2) Gags that run so long that they become absurd 3) Flashbacks, most of the time introduced with "This is more ___ than that time I ___"

I'm sure that a lot of people find this stuff funny, but after 4 seasons with this kind of humour, it just becomes so expected that it ends up being routine. This doesn't do it for me.

I still like this show and I think it has a lot of potential, but it needs some new ideas!


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