Comic Riffs: Seth MacFarlane

Posted at 10:34 PM ET, 11/25/2013

Life after ‘Family Guy’ death: Petition to bring back major character hits a target 1 day after MacFarlane hits his

Social media wants creator Seth MacFarlane to resuscitate character after Sunday’s death scene.

By Michael Cavna  |  10:34 PM ET, 11/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  family guy, seth macfarlane

Posted at 12:55 AM ET, 11/14/2013

‘BORDERTOWN’: Lalo Alcaraz on joining Seth MacFarlane’s new Fox immigration comedy

Lalo Alcaraz says Seth MacFarlane’s immigration comedy ‘Bordertown’ has hired a diverse writing staff.

By Michael Cavna  |  12:55 AM ET, 11/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  seth macfarlane, immigration, lalo alcaraz

Posted at 02:06 PM ET, 07/15/2012

‘ICE AGE’ 4: ‘Continental Drift’ freezes out ‘Spider-Man’ with $46M debut

Director Carlos Saldanha’s fourth film in CGI-animated series freezes out “Spider-Man” with $46M debut.

By Michael Cavna  |  02:06 PM ET, 07/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ice age continental drift, amazing spider-man, ted, brave, pixar, seth macfarlane, marc webb, carlos saldanha, denis leary, box office

Posted at 08:34 AM ET, 07/02/2012

‘TED’ FOR THE WIN: Seth MacFarlane comedy wins weekend with $54.1M debut [UPDATED]

‘TED’ TALK: Seth MacFarlane comedy tops box office during a record weekend for June.

By Michael Cavna  |  08:34 AM ET, 07/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ted, seth macfarlane, pixar's brave, madagascar 3

Posted at 03:48 PM ET, 08/11/2011

‘Family Guy’s’ SETH MacFARLANE to emcee Charlie Sheen roast

“Family Guy” creator Seth MacFarlane tapped for Comedy Central event in September.

By Michael Cavna  |  03:48 PM ET, 08/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  seth macfarlane

Posted at 01:15 PM ET, 07/24/2010

COMIC-CON 2010: 'Cleveland Show's' KEVIN MICHAEL RICHARDSON voices his fandom of Macfarlane, McGruder and The Batman

Flip on any kids' channel, check out whatever cartoon is on at that hour, and you're odds are better than good than KEVIN MICHAEL RICHARDSON, voice actor extraordinaire, has done work for that show. Richardson is perhaps best known...

By Michael Cavna  |  01:15 PM ET, 07/24/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  San Diego Comic-Con, San Diego Comic-Con | Tags:  Aaron McGruder, American Dad, Kevin Michael Richardson, Seth Macfarlane, The Boondocks, The Cleveland Show, The Family Guy

Posted at 11:05 AM ET, 04/15/2010

Who's 'Most Influential'? PENNY ARCADE & NEIL GAIMAN want your vote by tonight

Lady Gaga and Conan O'Brien, Robert Pattinson and Rain are above them. But even more "impressive," perhaps, are the folks currently ranked below the guys from "Penny Arcade." Tycho and Gabe now sit at the No. 14 spot on...

By Michael Cavna  |  11:05 AM ET, 04/15/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jerry Holkins, Mike Krahulik, Neil Gaiman, Penny Arcade, Seth MacFarlane, Time 100 List

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 04/03/2010

5 HOT LINKS: Of Marvel's iPad app & Neal Adams's new Batman

Catching up to five of our fave links of the week... 1. "APP-TAIN AMERICA": On the cusp of lines snaking around Apple stores on Saturday -- in search of the (allegedly) mighty mighty iPad -- Marvel Comics drops news...

By Michael Cavna  |  08:30 AM ET, 04/03/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Geek Buzz, Geek Buzz, Geek Buzz | Tags:  Batman, Bruce Beattie, David Horsey, Daytona Beach News-Journal, Drew Litton, Jerry Holkins, Marvel Comics iPad, Mike Krahulik, Mike Thompson, Neal Adams, Neil Gaiman, Penny Arcade, Seth MacFarlane, Tom Toles

Posted at 05:45 AM ET, 02/20/2010

VIDEO UPDATE: 'Family Guy' actress makes appeal to Palin

[Note: This Friday post has been updated Saturday with video of the "Family Guy" voice actress.] This week, Comic Riffs asked you whether you sided with ex-guv Sarah Palin or "Family Guy" creator Seth MacFarlane -- or neither -- in...

By Michael Cavna  |  05:45 AM ET, 02/20/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  The Animation | Tags:  Family Guy, Sarah Palin, Seth MacFarlane

Posted at 07:25 AM ET, 02/17/2010

Sarah Palin slams TV's 'Family Guy' for mocking her family [UPDATED]

[Note: This Tuesday-night post was updated Wednesday at 7:25 a.m.] Sarah Palin may contribute to Fox these days, but that doesn't mean others at Fox won't satirize, spoof, mock or parody her -- or her family. Now, though, Palin is...

By Michael Cavna  |  07:25 AM ET, 02/17/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  The Animation, The Animation | Tags:  Bristol Palin, Family Guy, Fox Network, Sarah Palin, Seth MacFarlane