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Famous Seth MacFarlane Quotes and Sayings|
Inspirational Art Quotes by the famous American
cartoonist and creator of "Family Guy" and American Dad" Seth
born Seth Woodbury MacFarlane - Connecticut, USA - 26th
of October, 1973 / United States of America
Famous Seth MacFarlane works
include the popular television cartoons "Family Guy" and "American
Dad". MacFarlane is the voice for some of the most popular characters on
Family Guy, including Stewie Griffin, Peter Griffin, and the dog Brian Griffin.
+ In Family
Guy, most of the people on staff could draw better than me. So it was more about
from a direction stand-point.. How do these characters act? What's the funniest
way for them to move?
+ When you are in a room and your job is to write
jokes 10 hours a day, your mind starts going to strange places.
+ It would
be nice if there was less development.. if there was less meddling with projects
before they get on. It would be nice if there was less of a homogenizing process
between the conception of an idea and when it makes it to air, because I think
a lot of good projects are ruined.
+ We got criticism early on. Any animated show
that comes along is inevitably going to be compared
to The Simpsons.
+ Absolutely, we were influenced by The
Simpsons. We'd be stupid not to be. They put
that out there, and we took a cue from that.
+ The success of The
Simpsons really opened doors. It showed that
if you were working in animation you didn't necessarily
have to be working in kids' television.
animation is there are people who associate it more with being a visual art. I've
actually always thought of animation as more closely related to the performing
arts. So many of the same rules of acting apply. In a lot of cases you don't have
to be a terrific artist.