The Family Guy
cast includes veteran actors who bring their comedic abilities to the voices of their characters. Unusually, the creator, Seth MacFarlane
, provides voices for more than one character. Here is the Family Guy
cast list to help you find out who does what voice.
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creator Seth MacFarlane
plays three different characters: Peter Griffin, Stewie Griffin and the talking dog Brian. Cartoon creators sometimes play characters in their own cartoons, but MacFarlane is unusual in that all three are main characters, and all three sing frequently. Plus, Peter, Stewie and Brian sound very different from each other, another remarkable talent for an animator. In 2000, he won an Emmy award for Outstanding Voice-Over Performance for his performance as Stewie Griffin.
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Talented and hilarious actress Alex Borstein plays Peter's wife, Lois Griffin. She also plays Lois's mother Barbara Pewterschmidt. She was part of the cast of Good Night, and Good Luck
, which was nominated for a Screen Actor's Guild award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture in 2006. Alex Borstein is most famous as the annoying character Bunny Swan on MADtv
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Actor Seth Green plays Chris Griffin, the eldest son of the family. Seth Green has appeared in dozens of TV shows and movies, including the Austin Powers
films and Buffy the Vampire Slayer
on TV. Most recently he co-created and executive produces Robot Chicken
, an Emmy-nominated cartoon, with Matthew Senreich.
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Mila Kunis plays the Griffin's daughter, Meg, on Family Guy
. Like Seth Green, she's famous for roles she has played in TV shows, like That '70s Show
, and movies, like Extract
. Her most prestigious role was Lily, the understudy ballerina, in Black Swan
, for which she was nominated for a Golden Globe award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture.
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Mike Henry's career has flourished thanks to his work with Seth MacFarlane. His first role was Cleveland Brown on Family Guy
. Then Seth MacFarlane created a spin-off cartoon with Cleveland at the center, titled, natch, The Cleveland Show
, where Mike Henry also plays Rallo Tubbs and is executive producer. In addition, Mike Henry plays Jackson, Stan Smith's co-worker, on Seth MacFarlane's third cartoon, American Dad
is a hard-working actor. He's appeared on a long list of TV shows, beginning with his break-through role as David Puddy on Seinfeld
. After Seinfeld
, he starred as Johnny Johnson on NewsRadio
, Kronk in The Emperor's New Groove
, Buzz Lightyear of Star Command
, The Tick
, Men in Black II
as the Wolf, Ken in Bee Movie
and countless other guest starring roles in live action and animated TV shows. Now he stars as Peter's neighbor, Joe Swanson, on Family Guy
, Brock Samson on The Venture Bros.
and Jeff on Rules of Engagement
. Surprisingly, he's never won an Emmy award, let alone been nominated.
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Gorgeous Jennifer Tilly has lent her breathy voice and comedic talent to many cartoon characters. She plays Bonnie Swanson on Family Guy
, but she has also played Grace in Home on the Range
and Celia in Monsters, Inc.
. She has also starred in many live action films, most notably Bound
, Liar, Liar
, Bride of Chucky
and Bullets Over Broadway
, for which she was nominated for Best Actress in a Supporting Role.
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Adam West has made a career out of tongue-in-cheek voice-over performances, riffing on his persona as the titular superhero from the kitschy Batman
TV series in the '60s. On Family Guy
he plays, yes, Mayor Adam West. He has also played Adam West on The Fairly OddParents
, Johnny Bravo
, The Simpsons
, and The Critic
. He also parodied his role as Batman
as the young Mermaid Man on SpongeBob SquarePants
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Carrie Fisher is incredibly famous throughout the world, for her legendary role as Princess Leia
in the fourth, fifth and sixth (or first, second, third, depending how you see it) Star Wars
movies. But she has done so much more with her career since then, becoming a best-selling author and a sought-after screenwriter. On Family Guy
, she plays Peter Griffin's boss Angela. She occasionally appears in live action TV shows and films, including Entourage
, 30 Rock
, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back
, When Harry Met Sally
and even as Princess Leia on Robot Chicken