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Seth MacFarlane

Actor Seth MacFarlane
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Profession: Actor

United States of America

Biography: Creator of Family Guy. Also created the television shows American Dad and The Cleveland Show, and the films Ted and A Million Ways to Die in the West, which he also starred in.

Born: October 26, 1973
Birthplace: Kent, Connecticut, USA
Age: 48 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Scorpio

Historical Events

  • 1999-01-31 Seth MacFarlane's "Family Guy" 1st airs on Fox TV
  • 2008-05-04 Seth MacFarlane reaches an agreement worth $100 million with Fox to keep "Family Guy" and "American Dad" on television until 2012, making MacFarlane the world's highest paid television writer
  • 2014-05-30 Seth MacFarlane's "A Million Ways to Die in the West" is released to theatres, MacFarlane's first live-action role on the big screen

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