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In a wacky Rhode Island town, a dysfunctional family strive to cope with everyday life as they are thrown from one crazy scenario to another.
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Cast

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 Peter Griffin / ... (298 episodes, 1998-2017)
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 Lois Griffin / ... (298 episodes, 1998-2017)
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 Chris Griffin / ... (297 episodes, 1999-2017)
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 Meg Griffin / ... (288 episodes, 1999-2017)
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 Cleveland Brown / ... (280 episodes, 1999-2017)
Danny Smith ...
 Jim Kaplan / ... (225 episodes, 1999-2017)
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 TV Announcer / ... (222 episodes, 2005-2017)
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 Joe Swanson / ... (205 episodes, 1999-2017)
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 Various / ... (171 episodes, 2001-2017)
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 Jesus Christ / ... (161 episodes, 2005-2017)
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Storyline

Sick, twisted and politically incorrect, the animated series features the adventures of the Griffin family. Endearingly ignorant Peter and his stay-at-home wife Lois reside in Quahog, R.I., and have three kids. Meg, the eldest child, is a social outcast, and teenage Chris is awkward and clueless when it comes to the opposite sex. The youngest, Stewie, is a genius baby bent on killing his mother and destroying the world. The talking dog, Brian, keeps Stewie in check while sipping martinis and sorting through his own life issues. Written by Jwelch5742

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Did You Know?

Trivia

Lacey Chabert was originally the voice of Meg Griffin until 2000, when Mila Kunis was given the job. See more »

Goofs

In the living room, the rug will be purple, and either in the next couple scenes or in the next episode it will be yellow and vice-versa. See more »

Quotes

[Hanson has showed up, asking to use the phone]
Peter Griffin: Oh my god. It's the Children of the Corn.
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Crazy Credits

Every few seasons, the instrumental version of the title theme that plays over the end credits is replaced with a new arrangement. To date there have been 5 main arrangements of the closing credits theme (this, of course, does not include "one-shot" versions that are relative to a specific episode.) See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.169 (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

Lucky There's A Family Guy
Music by Walter Murphy
Lyrics by David Zuckerman and Seth MacFarlane
Performed by Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green and Mila Kunis
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User Reviews

Great Show!
2 August 2004 | by (New York City) – See all my reviews

I started watching "Family Guy" right after it premiered after the Super Bowl back in 1999. I immediately fell in love with it and thought it was hilarious. "Family Guy" is about the Griffin family who live in Rhode Island. Peter Griffin is the father of the family and not very bright. He usually says wrong things in the wrong time. Lois is the mother of the family and smarter than Peter. Meg is the daughter of the family and she tries to avoid her family from making her look uncool and goes through teen problems. Chris is the son who loves to eat and is also not very bright. Stewie is the baby who tries to kill his family and take over the world. Brian, the dog, is the voice of reason in the family but also an alcoholic. "Family Guy" has many great episodes. My favorites include "Road to Rhode Island", "Peter, Peter Cavier Eater", and "Mr. Saturday Knight". I am glad new episodes are coming next year! This show deserves 10/10 stars!


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