Seth MacFarlane was once again extremely displeased with the comments made by a Fox News host, another episode in a long saga between the Family man Fox News creator and corporate brother, Fox Entertainment, which airs his long-running animated series. Family man.
“Tucker Carlson’s latest op-ed once again makes me wish Family man I was on any other network, ”MacFarlane tweeted Sunday. Look, Fox, we both know this marriage is no longer working. Sex is only once a year, I don’t get along with your mother, and well … I’ve had an affair with NBC. “
The last line is a reference to the blanket mega TV deal that MacFarlane made in January 2020 with NBCUniversal’s UCP, leaving his longtime home of study, then 20th Century Fox Television.
This is not the first time that MacFarlane has publicly aired a complaint with Fox News. In June 2018, he tweeted that he was “embarrassed” to work for Fox after Tucker Carlson told his viewers to ignore other news sources. In April 2020, after Fox News anchor Laura Ingraham wrote: “The Washington Post is encouraging the shutdown to continue indefinitely,” the Ted The writer and director replied, “I really can’t imagine that we produce content for the same corporation.”
MacFarlane’s Family man has been renewed through season 21 by Fox. He is also the creator of The Orville, which previously aired on Fox and moved to Hulu, and American father, which aired on Fox for its first 11 seasons, then moved to TBS, where it is currently running through season 19.
Tucker Carlson’s latest op-ed makes me wish once again Family Guy was on any other network. Look, Fox, we both know this marriage is no longer working. Sex is only once a year, I don’t get along with your mother, and well… I’ve had an affair with NBC.
– Seth MacFarlane (@SethMacFarlane) August 1, 2021