Seth MacFarlane is an American actor, singer, songwriter, screenwriter who is best for producing, writing and animating the hit TV show Family Guy.
Seth MacFarlane Age, Height, Childhood, Education
Seth was born in Kent, Connecticut to parents Ronald Milton MacFarlane and Ann Perry on 26 October 1973. He has a sister named Rachael Ann MacFarlane who is a voice actress. Seth showed interest in animation and cartoons since an early age and used to draw cartoon characters like Fred Flintstone, and Woody Woodpecker when he was just 2.
Seth was enrolled into the Rhode Island School of Design to study animation and video from where he earned a bachelor's degree in Fine Arts. His early interests were working for Disney, but his thesis film The Life of Larry eventually got him an offer to work with Hanna-Barbera.
How old is Seth MacFarlane?
Seth is 45 years old in 2019. His was born on October 26, 1973.
How tall is Seth?
He has a height of 178 cm or 5 ft 10 inches.
Career Details: Movies & TV Shows
Soon after his graduation Seth Moved to Los Angeles and joined Hanna Barbera where he started working as an animator and writer on Johnny Bravo(1997) and Cow and Chicken(1995).
Although he worked on many projects his mind was still stuck on continuing his original work of The Life of Larry. He eventually made a short movie titled Larry and Steve. His works grabbed the attention of people on FOX who then offered him a deal to work on MadTV.
The deal was eventually dropped but he still was offered a small amount of money to work on a pilot. Despite the little money, he managed to create Family Guy which was bought by FOX in 1998 and debuted at the beginning of 1999. at the time Seth was just 24years old and already an executive producer.
In Family Guy, he voices three main characters Peter, Stewie and Brian Giffin. The show is a satire of the American family and deals with the dysfunction of the Griffin family living in Quahog, Rhode Island.
The show immediately garnered a cult following. The show has earned two Primetime Emmy Awards. The show was later canceled in 2002.
MacFarlane is also the co-creator of the 2005 series American Dad!, which satirizes its main character, Stan Smith. He is also the executive producer of The Winner(2007) which was canceled after seven episodes.
He then produced The Cleveland show. Seth has also appeared in tv shows The War at Home, Star Trek: Enterprise and The Gilmore Girls. He then released his first feature film Ted, starring Mark Wahlberg.
He has acted in few movies like A Million Ways to Die in the West(2014), which also stars actor Liam Nesson. He has also hosted the 2013 Academy Awards.
He Has Beautiful Voice: Singing Career
He is also a great singer and has sung in 2009 at the BBC Proms in a big orchestra. he has also released many albums titled Music Is Better Than Words(2011), Holiday for Swing(2014), No One Ever Tells You(2015), In Full Swing(2017). He has won four Grammy Awards till now.
Seth MacFarlane Wife, Girlfriend, Children
Well, is Seth married? Well, Seth is still not married and has no wife, and no children but dated Emilia Clarke in 2012 for about six months. After their breakup, they still continued to be friends.
Seth describes his love life to be like that of his character Brian Griffin, who has a hard time looking for the right person.
How much is Seth MacFarlane worth?
As of 2018, Seth MacFarlane has an estimated net worth of $250 million, his movie Ted has grossed over $500 million at the worldwide box office and Ted 2's gross earning was just $200 million.
He was paid $2 million yearly by FOX and in 2009 he got a $100 million deal for 5 years for family Guy and even after its end he earns $20 million each year from its franchise. He owns a Beverly Hill Mansion which cost him $13.5 million.
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