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Seth MacFarlane on Moving ‘Orville’ From Fox to “Classier” Hulu, Comedy’s Controversies and His ‘Ted’ Hopes

Seth MacFarlane is focusing on the future, for better or worse. For the prolific producer and performer, not to mention noted sci-fi fanatic, this means he’s ready for viewers to finally enjoy his futuristic series The Orville: New Horizons, of which he is creator and star, playing Captain Ed Mercer. The show first premiered back […]

Seth MacFarlane Rips Fox at ‘The Orville: New Horizons’ Premiere: “We Never Really Belonged There”

Seth MacFarlane’s sci-fi series The Orville: New Horizons is soon to debut on Hulu after its first two seasons aired on Fox, and the creator and star clearly has strong feelings about the move. Prior to the show’s premiere screening at the California Science Center in Los Angeles on Wednesday, MacFarlane took the stage and […]

Kenny Loggins Talks “Danger Zone” Return for ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ and Upcoming Memoir

For Kenny Loggins, the highway to the “Danger Zone” has been one hell of a ride. As he explains in his upcoming Still Alright: A Memoir, due out June 14, the iconic Grammy-winning and Oscar-nominated musician wasn’t even among the top choices to record the high-octane number written by Giorgio Moroder and Tom Whitlock for […]

‘The Orville: New Horizons’ Red Carpet Press Line Canceled After Texas Shooting

Hulu has canceled The Orville: New Horizons’ red carpet press line, originally scheduled for Wednesday night, in the wake of Tuesday’s elementary school shooting in Uvalde, Texas. “In light of the tragic events in Texas yesterday, there will no longer be a press line at tonight’s premiere for The Orville: New Horizons. Our deepest sympathies are […]

Seth MacFarlane Sets Cast for ‘Ted’ Prequel Series at Peacock

Seth MacFarlane has assembled the cast for his live-action Ted series at Peacock. The writer and director of the franchise has closed a deal to return to voice the foul-mouthed fuzzy bear in addition to serving as co-showrunner of the prequel series. Parenthood alum Max Burkholder, frequent MacFarlane collaborator Scott Grimes and Giorgia Whigham (13 […]

‘Family Guy’ PSA Encourages COVID-19 Vaccination

Family Guy on Tuesday released a public service announcement encouraging people to get vaccinated against COVID-19. The three-minute short is a nod to Schoolhouse Rock! and revolves around Brian and Stewie discussing how the vaccine works in the body and why it is safe to a hesitant Peter. And naturally, Meg plays the role of the […]

Seth MacFarlane Regrets Keeping ‘Family Guy’ at Fox Amid His Growing Disdain for Tucker Carlson

Seth MacFarlane has had enough of his Family Guy network, and it is all due to Fox News personality Tucker Carlson. The actor has never shied away from taking shots at Fox on his shows and on social media, but Sunday night appeared to be a breaking point for the 47-year-old MacFarlane. “Tucker Carlson’s latest […]

Seth MacFarlane Sets ‘Ted’ Live-Action TV Prequel at Peacock

The thunder buddies are coming back. Ted, the feature film franchise written and directed by Seth MacFarlane, is coming back as a live-action TV series for Peacock. The NBCUniversal-backed streamer has handed out a 10-episode, straight-to-series order for what sources say will be a prequel about the foul-mouthed teddy bear that was voiced by MacFarlane, […]

Seth MacFarlane’s Fuzzy Door Productions to Produce ‘Power Rangers’ Alum Amy Jo Johnson’s Next Movie

'Ends of the Earth' is a love story set against the backdrop of the September 11, 2001 attacks.

Seth MacFarlane Adapting ‘All Our Wrong Todays’ for Peacock

'This Is Us' scribe Elan Mastai is adapting his 2017 best-seller for NBCUniversal's streaming service.

Seth MacFarlane, Peacock Nab Rights to ‘Skywatch’ Viral Short

Seth MacFarlane continues to add to his slate of projects at NBCUniversal, grabbing rights to a viral short film called 'Skywatch.'

Seth MacFarlane, Chadwick Boseman Team for Little Rock Nine Limited Series

Seth MacFarlane has set up a second project under his overall deal at NBCUniversal: A limited series about the Little Rock Nine students at the heart of a landmark school desegregation case. Chadwick Boseman will also exec produce.