Name: Seth MacFarlane
Birth Name: 
Seth Woodbury MacFarlane
Birth Date: 
October 26, 1973
Birth Place: 
Kent, Connecticut, U.S.
Actor, animator, composer, writer, producer and voice actor
Relationship Status: 
Celebrity Ranking # 1001

Celebs React to Election of New Pope Francis I

Posted Wednesday March 13, 2013 5:06 PM GMT

Wednesday (March 13) is another day for the history books as white smoke emerged from the Sistine Chapel in Vatican City to indicate a new Pope has been elected.

Earlier in the day, 76-year-old Jorge Mario Bergoglio, who will now be known as Pope Francis I, was announced as the 266th pope of the Roman Catholic Church.


Seth MacFarlane: One and Done as Oscars Host

Posted Tuesday February 26, 2013 12:20 PM GMT

He’s receiving mixed reviews of his hosting performance at Sunday’s 85th Academy Awards, and Seth MacFarlane says he had a blast with the gig.

However, despite boosting ratings this time around, the “Family Guy” guru has no desire to repeat his appearance at the Oscars.


Kristin Chenoweth to Team Up with Seth MacFarlane for Oscars Closing Number

Posted Thursday February 21, 2013 2:20 AM GMT

Gearing up for Hollywood’s biggest night, the producers of the Academy Awards have announced that Kristin Chenoweth will perform a musical number with host Seth MacFarlane to close out the ceremony.

Usually the announcement of Best Picture ends the evening, but Craig Zadan and Neil Meron said on Wednesday (February 20) that this year will break from tradition.


Seth MacFarlane Talks “Roasting” on Oscars

Posted Wednesday February 20, 2013 8:02 PM GMT

He’ll be emceeing the 85th Academy Awards this weekend, and Seth MacFarlane couldn’t be more excited to have scored the coveted gig.

And the “Family Guy” mastermind has promised that he won’t get too harsh with his ‘roasting’ of the celebrities during his commentary during the ceremony.


Report: Brenda Song Signs on to New Fox Comedy

Posted Saturday February 2, 2013 6:30 PM GMT

After guest starring on “New Girl,” Brenda Song has been cast in a new Fox comedy series, according to reports by Deadline.

The “Social Network” actress was the first to be brought on board the as-of-yet untitled Wellesley Wild, Alec Sulkin, and Seth MacFarlane-written show.


Mark Wahlberg & Ted: Coming to the Oscars

Posted Friday February 1, 2013 12:25 PM GMT

Each year Hollywood’s brightest stars come out for the Academy Awards, and later this month Mark Wahlberg and his teddy bear cohort Ted will present one of the coveted Oscar trophies.

In a new press release, Craig Zadan and Neil Meron (the show’s producers) announced the addition of the “Boogie Nights” hunk and his furry friend.


Seth MacFarlane Pokes Fun at Daniel Day-Lewis in Oscar Promo

Posted Thursday January 10, 2013 1:28 PM GMT

After the nominees for the 85th Annual Academy Awards were announced this morning (January 10), ABC released its first promo for the big night.

In the clip, host Seth MacFarlane teases Best Actor nominee Daniel Day-Lewis and his well-known method acting skills.


Seth MacFarlane & Emma Stone: Gearing Up for Academy Awards Nomination

Posted Monday January 7, 2013 11:31 AM GMT

This is the week that separates the good from the great in the film industry, and on Thursday (January 10th) the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will announce their picks for the 85th Annual Academy Awards.

Seth Macfarlane and Emma Stone will handle the emceeing duties at 5:30am (Pacific Time) from the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills.