Family Guy

Season 1 Episode 5

A Hero Sits Next Door

3
Aired Sunday 9:00 PM May 02, 1999 on FOX
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When the Griffin Family gets new neighbors that move in next door, Lois quickly becomes friends with Bonnie, Meg soon becomes attracted to their son, Kevin, and Peter becomes annoyed by the entire situation. After Peter injures the best player on his company's baseball team, Mr. Weed forces him to find a replacement, so Peter quickly changes his mind about his neighbors and invites Joe to play. When Joe shows up at the game, Peter learns that he is in a wheelchair. Joe ends up being the star of the game, which makes Peter jealous, as he wants to be a hero too. Peter ends up trying to stop a bank robbery to prove his value, but ends up getting caught up in the whole situation.moreless

Who was the Episode MVP ?

Seth Green (I)

Seth Green (I)

Chris (and various)

Alex Borstein

Alex Borstein

Lois (and various)

Lacey Chabert

Lacey Chabert

Meg (season 1) [uncredited]

Seth MacFarlane

Seth MacFarlane

Peter / Stewie / Brian / Quagmire / Tom Tucker (and various)

Michelle Kwan

Michelle Kwan

Herself

Guest Star

Suzie Plakson

Suzie Plakson

Voice

Guest Star

Butch Hartman

Butch Hartman

Various

Recurring Role

Carlos Alazraqui

Carlos Alazraqui

Mr. Weed

Recurring Role

Wally Wingert

Wally Wingert

Various

Recurring Role

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