Family Guy writers back at work

Production on season six of Fox's hit animated series Family Guy is back on track, according to Variety. The show had been scheduled to start production in late October, but the show's writers were told to stand down as series creator Seth McFarlane was working out a new contract with Fox.

The hold up occurred because McFarlane's contract would have been up in a few months, and the network didn't want to hold production up in the middle of the season if the two sides came to loggerheads. The show's writers returned to work on Wednesday, after Fox told them an agreement was close.

McFarlane created and co-executive produces the hit Sunday night comedy, as well as Fox's Sunday animated show American Dad! and the networks upcoming live-action sitcom, The Winner. Family Guy season six is still slated to premiere in 2007.

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Great shows. McFarlane deserves to be paid well. Considering that the Simpsons hasn't been particularly funny for a few years now, Fox needs to hold on to McFarlane and his creations.
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That one felt like my dad.
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Giggity !
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I guess they finally found that missing idea ball.
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'bout time!
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I like Family Guy and to a lesser extent, American Dad.

But The Simpson's rules them all!!
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i like famil guy (güzel dizi=nice tv series)this is turkish :D
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Great!



Now if they can only get past relying on jokes about crap 80's TV and making it more like a sketch show I'd be happy. Last season was definately the weakest.
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With all that downtime the episodes should be more funny than last season.
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They should complete the season then marathon a live performance. American Dad should be cancelled to save money and time.

P.S.

I cant change my picture
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these are very good news :D
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They should complete the season and then go on a marathon live performance. American Dad should be cancelled to save money and time.
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They should make a new season then have a family guy marathon live performance. American Dad should be cancelled to save money and time.
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They need to give Family guy a full hour,pull American dad,it's not even funny,it's LAME!
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i hope they don't get paid. i wouldn't if i sucked at my job.
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Just because you don't get the adult humor doesn't mean it isn't funny.
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are you kidding me by saying that? Family Guy lost its quality starting a few episodes into season 4. Family Guy has no funny jokes, they run out of ideas and they usually take ideas off old Simpsons episodes.
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It's a shame The Simpsons hasn't maintained it's quality like Family Guy has.
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I heard that they were a bunch of manatees.

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Why?
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Yay Family Guy!
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the newer writers of Family Guy sucks.
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Good to know that!



It was about time!
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Some better news from FOX.
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