Seth MacFarlane: Mel Gibson Tapes Too Explicit for ‘Family Guy’

After Mel Gibson‘s 30-minute rant was published on RadarOnline in recent weeks verbally attacking his girlfriend, Oksana Grigorieva, ‘Family Guy’ creator Seth MacFarlane, who is well known for lampooning celebrities on his animated TV show, says the ‘Braveheart’ Oscar winner should have been outed as a creep years ago. “Shame on all of us for […]

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‘Family Guy’ Hopes Emmys Realize How ‘Precious’ It Is

Well, isn’t this precious? Just when you thought ‘Family Guy’ couldn’t get any racier… In its annual Emmy campaign, ‘Family Guy‘ does a send up of the bleak Oscar-nominated film ‘Precious,’ about an abused, overweight African American teen impregnated by her father. ‘Family’ dad Peter Griffin is the poster boy for the controversial show this […]

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Kanye West Rap Battles on ‘The Cleveland Show’ Revealed

Kanye West has numerous rap battles coming up on Fox’s ‘The Cleveland Show’ – taking on both Clevelands Jr. and Sr., and spanning two seasons. “He has already done his second episode,” executive producer Rich Appel told Fancast at Tuesday’s PaleyFest 2010 panel for ‘Family Guy’ creator Seth MacFarlane. “There was so much between Kanye’s […]

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Sarah Palin May Be Back on ‘Family Guy’

If a joke gets attention, why change the formula? Fox’s long-controversial ‘Family Guy,’ which parodied Sarah Palin several weeks ago, may revisit Palin as a comedy device, says its creator Seth MacFarlane several weeks after the politician criticized the animated show for poor taste. “My guess is we will probably be back to her in […]

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Seth MacFarlane Gives His ‘Sarah Palin Virginity’ to Bill Maher

What appears to be a never-ending story, ‘Family Guy‘s swipe at Sarah Palin and her son with Down syndrome, gained more attention this weekend following show creator Seth MacFarlane’s appearance on ‘Real Time with Bill Maher.’ “I saved my Sarah Palin virginity for you,” MacFarlane joked with Maher before finally addressing the ‘Family Guy’ controversy […]

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New Twist in ‘Family Guy’ Down Syndrome Controversy

‘Family Guy‘ fans (and critics) could be heard giving a loud-collective “Oh snap!” after reading the latest chapter in the ever-growing controversy that is the now infamous Sarah Palin-Down syndrome episode. Andrea Fay Friedman, the voice-over actress who played the ‘Family Guy’ character that seemed to be mocking Former Governor Sarah Palin, whose son Trig […]

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The 5 Most Controversial ‘Family Guy’ Bits

You can almost set your watch by it: At least once a season, Seth MacFarlane and his ‘Family Guy‘ writers will trample the boundaries of good taste and offend someone.  This time around, it’s former Republican VP candidate Sarah Palin, who said Sunday’s episode of Fox’s hit animated series — featuring a girl with Down […]

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