Seth MacFarlane Hosts Academy Awards [VIDEO]
The 85th Acacemy Awards this year is being billed as: “The Oscars”. Over the years, there have been great hosts to keep things moving between long acceptance speeches…from Bob Hope, Johnny Carson and Billy Crystal, to Ellen DeGeneres and David Letterman. This Sunday on Oscar Night, it’s Seth McFarlane’s turn. Who’s Seth MacFarlane?
Seth Woodbury MacFarlane, born October 26, 1973) is an American actor, voice actor, animator, screenwriter, comedian, producer, director, and singer. He is the creator of Family Guy (1999–2002, 2005–present) and co-creator of American Dad! (2005–present) and The Cleveland Show (2009–present), for which he also voices many of the shows’ various characters.
He was an animator and writer for Hanna-Barbera for several television shows, including Johnny Bravo, Cow and Chicken, Dexter’s Laboratory and I Am Weasel before creating his own series for 20th Century Fox called Family Guy in 1999. MacFarlane went on to co-create American Dad! in 2005, and The Cleveland Show in 2009 for Fox.”
Check out this video on Seth MacFarlane for a preview of what you might see on Sunday night at 8:30 p.m. on ABC-TV: