Seth MacFarlane

Who is Seth MacFarlane? Biography, Wiki, Height, Net Worth, Age, Parents

Who is Seth MacFarlane?

Seth MacFarlane is a well-known American actor, director, and musician best known for his work in animation and humor. He is best known as the creator of the television series “Family Guy” (1999–present) and “The Orville” (2017–present), as well as the co-creator of “American Dad!” (2005–present) and “The Cleveland Show” (2009–2013). He also wrote, directed, and starred in the films “Ted” (2012), “Ted 2” (2015), and “A Million Ways to Die in the West” (2014). Similarly, he worked as an animator and writer for Hanna-Barbera on television shows such as “Johnny Bravo,” “Cow and Chicken,” “Dexter’s Laboratory,” and “Larry & Steve.”

Aside from that, he appeared as a guest actor in television shows such as Gilmore Girls, The War at Home, Star Trek: Enterprise, and FlashForward. On September 27, 2011, he released his debut album as a vocalist, “Music Is Better Than Words,” via Universal Republic Records. It reached #111 on the Billboard 200 in the United States. The standard version contains 14 tracks and lasts around 52 minutes. He strongly supports LGBT rights and is committed to humanist principles and equal marriage rights for everyone.

Famous For

  • Acting, screenwriting, producing, directing, and singing
  • Because he is credited with creating “Family Guy” and co-creating “American Dad!” and “The Orville.”

Early Life

On October 26, 1973, Seth MacFarlane was born in Kent, Connecticut, USA. He grew up in Kent, Connecticut. Seth Woodbury MacFarlane is his given name. As of 2022, he is 48 years old. He is of mixed ethnic origins and is of American nationality (English, Scottish, and Irish). His religion is Atheist, and his astrological sign is Scorpio.

He was born to his father, Ronald Milton MacFarlane, and his mother, Ann Perry (mother). His parents met in 1970 while living and working in Boston, Massachusetts, and married the following year. Ann started working in the admissions office at South Kent School after they moved to Kent in 1972. Later, she worked in the college guidance and admissions offices at the Kent School, a prestigious college preparatory school where Ronald taught. He also has a sister, Rachael, who is a voice actress.

In terms of education, he attended Kent School and graduated from high school in 1991. He also holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD), where he studied animation, film, and video. During his childhood, he developed an interest in illustration and began drawing cartoon characters. At the age of nine, he began publishing a weekly comic strip titled “Walter Crouton.” He did stand-up comedy while attending RISD. His thesis film, The Life of Larry, served as the inspiration for Family Guy.

Celebrated Name Seth MacFarlane
Age 48 Years
Nick Name Seth MacFarlane
Birth Name Seth Woodbury MacFarlane
Birth Date 1973-10-26
Gender Male
Profession Actor
Nationality American
Ethnicity American-White
Religion Atheist
Marital Status Unmarried
Place Of Birth Kent, Connecticut, U.S.
Best Known For Family Guy & American Dad!
High School Kent School
Horoscope Scorpio
Father Ronald Milton MacFarlane
Mother Ann Perry
Sisters Rachael
Education Rhode Island School of Design
Awards Primetime Emmy Award and More
Sexual Orientation Straight
Net Worth $300 Million
Source of Wealth Entertainment Industry
Height 5 feet 11 inches
Weight 83 Kg
Body Type Average
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Dark Brown
Shoe Size 10 US
Links WikipediaInstagram

Seth MacFarlane Career

  • During the senior film festival, Seth was approached by development executive Ellen Cockrill and President Fred Seibert. He then went to work for Hanna-Barbera (then Hanna-Barbera Cartoons).
  • He worked for Cartoon Network’s “Cartoon Cartoons” series as an animator and writer. In addition, he wrote “Larry & Steve,” a sequel to The Life of Larry.
  • Moreover, during his time at the studio, he worked on three television shows: “Dexter’s Laboratory,” “Cow and Chicken,” and “Johnny Bravo.”
  • He devoted the most time to “Johnny Bravo.” Following that, he met actors and voiceover artists such as Schoolhouse RockAdam !’s West and Jack Sheldon. These meetings were later crucial in the production and success of his “Family Guy” series.
  • He also did freelance work for Walt Disney Television Animation, writing for Jungle Cubs, Nelvana, and Ace Ventura: Pet Detective.
  • During his time at Hanna-Barbera, he pitched “Family Guy” to Fox for the first time.
  • After forming a relationship with FOX, the studio purchased “Family Guy” in 1998 and scheduled its premiere for the beginning of 1999.
  • He was television’s youngest executive producer at the age of 24.
  • In 2006, a “Family Guy” video game was released.
  • “American Dad!” is his second long-running and successful adult animated series.
  • Following that, he created “The Cleveland Show,” a Family Guy spin-off.
  • In 2008, he released “Seth MacFarlane’s Cavalcade of Cartoon Comedy,” a series of webisodes.
  • In 2016, he began producing the sci-fi comedy-drama series “The Orville.”
  • In addition, he was the executive producer of “The Winner,” a live-action sitcom starring Rob Corddry.
  • In 2013 and 2014, he produced one season of “Dads,” a live-action sitcom.
  • In 2014, he executive-produced “Blunt Talk for Starz,” a two-season, 20-episode series.
  • In terms of her film career, he made his directorial live-action film debut in 2012 with the release of “Ted.”
  • “A Million Ways to Die in the West,” Seth’s second film, was co-written and starred in by him.
  • He signed a record deal with Universal Republic Records as a singer and released a big band/standards album in 2011.
  • On September 27, 2011, his debut studio album, “Music Is Better Than Words,” was released.
  • In 2013, he was featured on Calabria Foti’s single “Let’s Fall in Love.”
  • On September 30, 2014, he released his Christmas album “Holiday for Swing,” and on September 30, 2015, he released his third studio album “No One Ever Tells You.”
  • On September 15, 2017, he released his fourth studio album, “In Full Swing.” On April 19, 2019, he released his fifth studio album, “Once in a While.” In 2020, he will release his sixth album, “Great Songs from Stage & Screen.” His seventh studio album, “Blue Skies,” will be released in 2022.
  • He was an executive producer on a feature film adaptation of Clive Barker’s novel “Books of Blood” set to be released in 2020.
  • In 2020, he signed a $200 million contract with NBCUniversal.
  • He appeared in the Showtime limited series “The Loudest Voice” in 2019.

Achievements and Awards

  • Seth has received 139 nominations and has won 40 awards. He has been nominated for one Academy Award, five Grammy Awards, and two BAFTA Awards. He has also been nominated for 24 Primetime Emmy Awards, winning five for Family Guy.
  • In 2016, 2017, 2019, and 2000, he received a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Character Voice-Over Performance for his performance in “Family Guy” (1999).
  • In 2002, Family Guy (1999) received a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Music and Lyrics.
  • In 2013, he won Best On-Screen Duo at the MTV Movie & TV Awards for his performance in “Ted” (2012), among other things.

Seth MacFarlane Girlfriend

Seth Macfarlane is not married and plans to marry soon. As a result, he is now unmarried. Furthermore, he is thought to be unmarried since there has been no news or speculations regarding his relationships with others. He is not homosexual and has a heterosexual sexual orientation.

His Girlfriend Anne Winters

From 1998 to 2000, he was in a relationship with American actress Nicole Sullivan. He then dated Tamera Mowry-Housley, an American actress, in 2006, which she disclosed in 2013 on an episode of The Real. From 2006 to 2013, he was with Christa Campbell, Jessica Barth, Camille Guaty, Kat Foster, Eliza Dushku, Amanda Bynes, Kate Todd, Kaylee DeFer, Ashley Greene, and Katie Sah, Audrina Patridge, Trisha Cummings, Alexandra Breckenridge, and Cara Santa Maria. Emilia Clarke, an English actress, and Seth dated from July 2012 until March 2013. In September 2017, he began dating fellow actress Halston Sage, however, their relationship did not last long and they eventually divorced. He also dated Anne Winters, who is well-known for her part in “13 Reasons Why.”

Seth MacFarlane Net Worth?

Seth MacFarlane is a multi-talented and accomplished actor, screenwriter, producer, director, and musician who has amassed a large fortune over the course of his career. Seth MacFarlane’s net worth is predicted to be $300 million as of 2022. In his garage, he has a good collection of automobiles. A black convertible Masarati is one of his most memorable acquisitions. It was rumored in 2015 that he made about $20 million per year, but in 2022, his precise income and career earnings have yet to be released.

His film “Ted” grossed around $549.4 million at the box office. He also has a home on Malibu Beach that is valued at more than $15 million and includes 5 bedrooms, 6 baths, and 6,904 square feet. He appears in a TV ad for Hulu.com in 2009. Seth appeared in an AXE Hair ad in 2012. He has also appeared in ads for the animated television shows “American Dad!” and “Family Guy.” He is now enjoying a wealthy lifestyle. He earned at least $50,000 every Family Guy episode. Furthermore, he is paid at least $2 million each year by the Fox network.

Seth MacFarlane Height

Seth MacFarlane stands 5 feet 11 inches tall and is a gorgeous guy (1.81 m). His well-maintained body weight is 83 kg (183 pounds). His hair is dark brown, and his eyes are equally dark brown. His physique type is ordinary, but he has really dark and hideous jokes. His other body size is yet to be revealed. His shoe size is a ten in the United States.

Did You Know?

  • Seth is the creator of Family Guy, an adult animated comedy.
  • He began drawing cartoon figures at the age of two.
  • He owns the production business “Fuzzy Door.”
  • Seth Woodbury MacFarlane is his given name.
  • His faith is Atheist.

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