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Family Guy EPs Arif Zahir Talk Cleveland Seth MacFarlanes Viewpoint

Family Guy EPs, Arif Zahir Talk Cleveland, Seth MacFarlane's Viewpoint

Less than three weeks after YouTube sensation Arif Zahir landed the role of Cleveland Brown on FOX's Family Guy, we're learning from the voice actor as well as series executive producers Rich Appel and Alec Sulkin via Variety what was behind the decision to bring the character back as well as the process that lead to[...]

Family Guy: Arif Zahir Posts Cleveland Preview: I Wont Let You Down

Family Guy: Arif Zahir Posts Cleveland Preview: "I Won't Let You Down"

Not long after FOX announced that YouTube star Arif Zahir will be joining the voice cast of Family Guy starting with the 19th season (which just started production) in the role of Cleveland Brown, originally voiced by Mike Henry Having voiced the character since the series premiered in 1999, Henry stepped down from the role in[...]

Family Guy: YouTube Star Arif Zahir Set to Voice Cleveland Brown

Family Guy: YouTube Star Arif Zahir Set to Voice Cleveland Brown

YouTube star Arif Zahir will be joining the voice cast of FOX's Family Guy starting with the 19th season (which just started production) in the role of Cleveland Brown, originally voiced by Mike Henry Having voiced the character since the series premiered in 1999, Henry stepped down from the role in June and urged that[...]

Rick and Morty: Dan Harmon Weighs In on Voice Cast Whitewashing

Rick and Morty: Dan Harmon Weighs In on Voice Cast Whitewashing

Mike Henry announced that he was stepping down as the voice of Cleveland on FOX's long-running Family Guy, while The Simpsons announced that non-white characters will no longer be voiced by white actors going forward.[caption id="attachment_1271117" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Inside the Episode: The Vat of Acid Episode | Rick and Morty | adult swim[/caption]As Harmon sees[...]

Bobs Burgers Family Guy Sticking with FOX for 2 More Seasons

Bob's Burgers, Family Guy Sticking with FOX for 2 More Seasons

As broadcasters, cable networks, and streamers continue building up their adult animation library after the COVID pandemic showed just how resilient animation productions can be even in midst of social distancing FOX is making sure Bob's Burgers and Family Guy stay put for at least two more years The two series join Bless the Harts[...]

Good Times: Seth MacFarlane Steph Curry Lear Animating 70s Sitcom

Good Times: Seth MacFarlane, Steph Curry, Lear Animating 70's Sitcom

Seth MacFarlane (The Orville, Family Guy), Stephen Curry (NBA star, Holey Moley! EP), and original series executive producer Norman Lear are teaming up for an animated version of groundbreaking 70's sitcom Good Times for Netflix In an updated take on the series, Good Times follows the Evans family as they navigate today’s world and contemporary social[...]

The Orville Creator Seth MacFarlane Sets Little Rock Nine Series

The Orville Creator Seth MacFarlane Sets "Little Rock Nine" Series

Seth MacFarlane (Family Guy, The Orville) isn't wasting any time flexing his creative muscles over at NBCUniversal, following up last week's news that he was adapting author Herman Wouk's The Winds of War and War and Remembrance as a limited series with another project with Universal Content Productions (UCP) MacFarlane, Eisa Davis (She's Gotta Have[...]

The Orville Creator Seth MacFarlane Is Going to War with NBCU

The Orville Creator Seth MacFarlane Is Going to "War" with NBCU

It's one thing for Seth MacFarlane (Family Guy, The Orville) to make news by leaving his long-standing production home at 20th Television (still has that "new name smell") for creative pastures of NBCUniversal, but once the dust settles you have to produce Well, "produce" is what MacFarlane did and in a big way, announcing an[...]

Family Guy: The Wire Star Wendell Pierce Wants to Voice Cleveland

Family Guy: The Wire Star Wendell Pierce Wants to Voice Cleveland

Kristen Bell (Central Park), Jenny Slate (Big Mouth), and Mike Henry (Family Guy) stepped down from their respective roles so that those characters could be voiced by a Black voice actor Producers for FOX's The Simpsons pledged to no longer have white actors voice non-white characters on the long-running animated sitcom BoJack Horseman star Alison[...]

Undertaker Blackface South Park Anime &#038 More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Undertaker, Blackface, South Park, Anime & More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Let that simmer for a bit.Big Mouth, Central Park: Slate, Bell Step Down for Fair Representation, Family Guy Voice Actor Mike Henry Steps Down as Cleveland Brown, The Simpsons Will Stop Having White Actors Voice Non-White Roles, and BoJack Horseman Star Alison Brie Wishes She Didn't Voice Diane Nguyen: So it took 2020 for some[...]

Family Guy Voice Actor Mike Henry Steps Down as Cleveland Brown

Family Guy Voice Actor Mike Henry Steps Down as Cleveland Brown

In the same week that Kristen Bell (The Good Place) and Jenny Slate (Muppet Babies) announced that they were stepping down from their respective Central Park and Big Mouth roles so that those characters can be voiced by a Black voice actor, long-time Family Guy voice actor Mike Henry announced he was stepping down from[...]

Seth MacFarlane Offers Update on The Orville Season 3 Production

Seth MacFarlane Offers Update on The Orville Season 3 Production

Don't Tell Me I Have Too Many Shows" appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to provide an update for his multitude of shows from, Hulu's The Orville to FOX's Family Guy and American Dad As is now standard in the late-night television landscape during quarantine, Jimmy Fallon conducted the interview remotely from his home in[...]

X-Men: Nicholas Hoults Bizarre Audition Involved Family Guy

X-Men: Nicholas Hoult's Bizarre Audition Involved Family Guy

But then also do a take doing an impression of Stewie Griffin from Family Guy," he said Stewie is a toddler and the youngest member of the family with the mind of an evil supergenius on the long-running animated series voiced by creator Seth MacFarlane "I had watched a lot of Family Guy in my[...]

Seth MacFarlane Croons A One-Man Family Guy American Dad Tune

Seth MacFarlane Croons A One-Man Family Guy, American Dad Tune

This brings us to the man behind Family Guy, American Dad, The Orville, and a whole bunch of projects we know you know himself, out promoting Peacock's The At-Home Variety Show which he hosts Premiering earlier this week and scheduled to run for four weeks, the series features stars from NBCU programming raising awareness and[...]

Bobs Burgers Set to Serve Up Season 11 on FOX This Fall

Bob's Burgers Set to Serve Up Season 11 on FOX This Fall

The series returns for its 11th season as part of a Sunday night animation block that also includes recently-renewed series Family Guy, The Simpsons, and Bless the Harts. In addition to Benjamin, the series features the voices of John Roberts, Kristen Schaal, Eugene Mirman, Dan Mintz, and Larry Murphy Created and executive-produced by Loren Bouchard and[...]

FOX Animation Comes to Life with Upcoming Loyal Subjects Figure 

FOX Animation Comes to Life with Upcoming Loyal Subjects Figure 

Four shows will be a feature in the release, Family Guy, American Dad, Bob’s Burgers, and King of the Hill There will be 12 figures coming out, as I can tell 2 are chase style variants and I’m unsure of the rarity just yet All will be priced at $11.99 (prices can vary in stores) and are set[...]

The Orville Family Guy Creator Seth MacFarlane Leaves 20th Century Fox Signs NBCUniversal Content Studios

"The Orville", "Family Guy" Creator Seth MacFarlane Leaves 20th Century Fox; Signs NBCUniversal Content Studios

We can now add Family Guy and The Orville creator Seth MacFarlane to that list of bold power moves, with NBCUniversal Content Studios signing the multi-talented creator away from longtime studio home 20th Century Fox for a reported 5-year, minimum $200 million deal (based on Deadline Hollywood reporting).[caption id="attachment_1145269" align="alignnone" width="1600"] FOX/NBCU Content Studio[/caption]MacFarlane would[...]