‘Family Guy’ Creator Ready to End Show?

For a guy as ambitious as Fox’s animation king Seth MacFarlane, he certainly is ambivalent about the future of his biggest hit, “Family Guy.” The creator of the popular show talked to The Hollywood Reporter about how he’s secretly ready for the show to end. But he also reassures fans that whenever that does happen, […]

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Sneak Peek: ‘Family Guy’ Takes On ‘Star Wars: Return Of The Jedi’

Just as ‘Family Guy‘ did with ‘Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back,’ the Fox series has put together a dead-to-rights riff on ‘Return Of The Jedi,’ the final entry in the good original blockbuster trilogy. Titled ‘Family Guy: It’s A Trap!’ (a glorious nod to Admiral Ackbar’s infamous exclamation), the hour-long parody will make its […]

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Survey Reveals What Your Favorite TV Show Says About You

We all know that we are what we eat. But are we what we watch? A new study released today by psychographic ad targeter Mindset Media says so. The study offers insight for marketers on just who is behind the numbers of such shows as ‘Dancing with the Stars,’ ‘Mad Men,’ ‘Glee,’ ‘The Office,’ and […]

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Ad Gauge: Which Shows Command Top Dollar For Commercials?

‘American Idol‘ might have an uncertain future as far as how Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler will fare behind the judges’ table once Season 10 starts, but one thing’s for sure: TV’s most watched series continues to print money for Fox. Advertising Age reports that ad rates for ‘Idol’ remain the highest in primetime, with […]

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Rush Limbaugh Moves In on ‘Family Guy’

The ‘Family Guy‘ got a ‘rush’ from a special guest on Sunday night’s episode–well, at least from the cartoon version of Rush Limbaugh–in a storyline involving the conservative radio host. Seth MacFarlane’s animated series has taken on Limbaugh before, asserting that the right-winger was merely a fictional creation made up by Fred Savage. This time, […]

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