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Clinton, Christie make Walters' Most Fascinating list

Clinton, Christie make Walters' Most Fascinating list

NEW YORK, Nov. 19 (UPI) -- U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie are among Barbara Walters' Most Fascinating People of 2012, ABC said Monday.
GQ honors Affleck, MacFarlane, Tatum

GQ honors Affleck, MacFarlane, Tatum

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 19 (UPI) -- Ben Affleck, Seth MacFarlane and Channing Tatum were among stars honored at the 2012 GQ Men of the Year Awards presentation in Los Angeles.
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Seth MacFarlane to host the Oscars

Seth MacFarlane to host the Oscars

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Oct. 1 (UPI) -- "Family Guy" creator Seth MacFarlane is to serve as host of the 85th Oscars telecast in Hollywood, producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced Monday.
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MacFarlane and Clarke dating

MacFarlane and Clarke dating

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 25 (UPI) -- U.S. actor, writer and producer Seth MacFarlane is dating British actress Emilia Clarke, sources told UsMagazine.com Tuesday.
3 Second City alums join 'SNL' cast

3 Second City alums join 'SNL' cast

NEW YORK, Sept. 10 (UPI) -- Aidy Bryant, Tim Robinson and Cecily Strong have joined New York's "Saturday Night Live" ensemble as featured players, NBC announced Monday.
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MacFarlane to guest host 'SNL'

MacFarlane to guest host 'SNL'

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 29 (UPI) -- Comedian and "Family Guy" creator Seth MacFarlane is to serve as guest host for the 38th season premiere of "Saturday Night Live" in New York, NBC said.
Hulu airing Larry King's new show

Hulu airing Larry King's new show

LOS ANGELES, July 17 (UPI) -- The new digital Ora TV network announced Tuesday a multi-year deal that provides Hulu with the rights to stream the U.S. chat show "Larry King Now."
Slash, Lovitz join Charlie Sheen roast

Slash, Lovitz join Charlie Sheen roast

NEW YORK, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- Slash, Jon Lovitz, Patrice O'Neal, Amy Schumer, Kate Walsh and William Shatner have joined the lineup for a roast of Hollywood actor Charlie Sheen.
Tyson, Steve-O to roast Charlie Sheen

Tyson, Steve-O to roast Charlie Sheen

NEW YORK, Aug. 29 (UPI) -- Boxer Mike Tyson and "Jackass" star Steve-O will be among those roasting Hollywood actor Charlie Sheen next month, Comedy Central said Monday.
Seth MacFarlane to emcee Charlie Sheen roast

Seth MacFarlane to emcee Charlie Sheen roast

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 11 (UPI) -- "Family Guy" creator Seth MacFarlane is to preside over the upcoming Comedy Central roast of Hollywood actor Charlie Sheen, the program's producers said.
Snoop, Situation to help roast Trump

Snoop, Situation to help roast Trump

NEW YORK, March 2 (UPI) -- Snoop Dogg, Larry King and Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino will help roast real-estate mogul and reality TV star Donald Trump in New York, Comedy Central said.
Seth MacFarlane to emcee Trump roast

Seth MacFarlane to emcee Trump roast

NEW YORK, Feb. 17 (UPI) -- Seth MacFarlane is to serve as roast master for next month's "Comedy Central Roast of Donald Trump" special in New York, the cable TV network said.
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Comedian and television host Bill Maher (L) reacts to comments by animator Seth MacFarlane during an unveiling ceremony honoring him with the 2,417th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles on September 14, 2010. UPI/Jim Ruymen
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Seth Woodbury MacFarlane (/ˈsɛθ ˈwʊdbɛri mɨkˈfɑrlən/; born October 26, 1973) is an American animator, writer, comedian, producer, actor, singer, voice actor, and director best known for creating the animated sitcoms Family Guy, American Dad! and The Cleveland Show, for which he also voices many of the shows' various characters.

A native of Kent, Connecticut, MacFarlane is a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, where he studied animation, earning a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree. He was an animator and writer for Hanna-Barbera for several television shows, including Johnny Bravo, Cow and Chicken, Dexter's Laboratory and I Am Weasel, before creating his own series for 20th Century Fox entitled Family Guy in 1999. MacFarlane went on to co-create American Dad! in 2005, The Winner in 2007 and The Cleveland Show in 2009 for 20th Century Fox.

As an actor, he has made guest appearances on shows such as Gilmore Girls, The War at Home and FlashForward. MacFarlane's interest in science fiction and fantasy has led to cameo and guest appearances on Star Trek: Enterprise and voicing the character of Johann Kraus in Guillermo del Toro's Hellboy II: The Golden Army. In 2008, he created his own YouTube series entitled Seth MacFarlane's Cavalcade of Cartoon Comedy. As a performer, MacFarlane has sung at several venues, including Carnegie and Royal Albert Hall.

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