Jump to content

Sign up for a free account to remove the pop-up ads

Signing up for an account is fast and free. As a member you can join in the conversation, enter contests and remove the pop-up ads that guests get. Click here to create your free account.

- - - - -

Family Guy -- New Episodes?

  • You cannot start a new topic
  • Please log in to reply
6 replies to this topic

#1 of 7 OFFLINE   John Donahue

John Donahue


  • 3 posts
  • Join Date: Sep 17 1998

Posted December 05 2003 - 05:04 AM

A roundtable discussion was held recently wherein the presidents of home entertainment from 5 major studios talked about DVD. It's a fairly interesting read and the URL is available on the Digital Bits home page now (I can't post a URL since I haven't posted 15 messages on this forum!) if you want to read the whole thing.

Here's the part that interested me:

Mike Dunn from Fox home video made this comment:

[quote] And we're going to go back into production on "Family Guy" specifically for the DVD market, as a result of the DVD success. [quote]

I'm not sure what this means exactly, but if it leads to new episodes of Family Guy (with the original voice actors reprising their roles) then I say Bring It On!

Does anyone know anything more about this?

#2 of 7 OFFLINE   Matt Stone

Matt Stone

    Lead Actor

  • 9,070 posts
  • Join Date: Jun 21 2000

Posted December 05 2003 - 07:29 AM

I don't know about specifically for the DVD market, but 35 new episodes are coming in 2005. Read the discussion here:

http://www.hometheat....ght=family guy
In Heaven, everything is fine.
[ 2006 Films | 2005 Films | 2004 Films | 2003 Films | YMDB Top 20 ]
[ Star Wars | Sideshow | HT | DVDs | LDs | AIM: Maulrat87 ]

#3 of 7 OFFLINE   Haden


    Supporting Actor

  • 782 posts
  • Join Date: Dec 04 2001

Posted December 05 2003 - 07:59 AM

First of all they are doing a Family Guy straight-to-DVD movie for a late 2004 release. After that there's potential plans to do at least 35 new episodes for DVD and possibly the Cartoon Network. This is all in response to the success of the series on DVD and the excellent ratings of the reruns on Cartoon Network.

#4 of 7 OFFLINE   Gord Lacey

Gord Lacey


  • 2,447 posts
  • Join Date: Jan 03 2001

Posted December 06 2003 - 06:31 AM

Read my recent (12/04/03) interview with Seth MacFarlane, which I just posted.


I ask him about the chance the show will come back, the direct-to-DVD movie and his new show, American Dad.

Want to see your favorite show on DVD?

#5 of 7 OFFLINE   Paul Miller

Paul Miller

    Supporting Actor

  • 567 posts
  • Join Date: Mar 09 2004

Posted April 23 2005 - 03:05 AM

Christian Science Monitor has a new article up with quotes from Gord and a TVShowsOnDVD mention about Family Guy...



#6 of 7 OFFLINE   Daniel-M


    Second Unit

  • 333 posts
  • Join Date: Mar 09 2005

Posted April 23 2005 - 03:50 AM

New episodes start next week MAy 1st at 9.00Pm on Fox, right after a double epsiode of The Simpsons

#7 of 7 OFFLINE   Mike Miskulin

Mike Miskulin

    Second Unit

  • 386 posts
  • Join Date: May 31 1998

Posted April 23 2005 - 05:03 PM

Just saw next week's premiere episode and it's classic Family Guy! They haven't lost a step since the cancellation. There's a great GI Joe joke in it that had me in stiches! Can't wait for the rest of the season... mike.
Do it Right or Don't Do it at All.®

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users