Family Guy (R) is an American animated sitcom. The series revolves around the Griffin family consisting of parents Peter and Lois; their children, Meg, Chris, and Stewie; and their anthropomorphic pet dog, Brian. The show’s humor in the form of metafictional cutaway gags that often lampoon American culture. Family Guy is one of the best binge-worthy animated series of all time.
Over 300 episodes of Family Guy have been broadcast. Family Guy has been nominated for 12 Primetime Emmy Awards and 11 Annie Awards and has won three of each. In 2009, it was nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series, the first time an animated series was nominated for the award since The Flintstones in 1961.
Family Guy TV Show Information
- Channel: FOX
- First Aired: January 31, 1999
- Episode length: 20-23 minutes
- Number of Seasons: 16
- Creator: Seth MacFarlane
- Voices: Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green, Lacey Chabert, Mila Kunis, Mike Henry
- Genre: Animated sitcom, Off-color humor
How To Watch Family Guy
There are several different ways to watch Family Guy without cable. This TV show is aired on FOX. To find which online TV streaming services have FOX as part of their channel lineup you can read our streaming services review. You can use a streaming service to watch on-demand or on live television.
It is also possible to buy this TV show on Apple iTunes, Google Play Movies, Vudu, Amazon Instant Video, PlayStation, Microsoft Store, FandangoNOW as a download or rent it on Microsoft Store online. Below are our top choices to watch Family Guy.
Stream Family Guy With Hulu
Hulu is both a live TV streaming service and an on-demand streaming service. You can either watch this show live as it airs or you can watch the most recent season and episodes on-demand. Plans begin at $40/month. To learn more about this service read our Hulu review.
Live Stream Family Guy With DIRECTV NOW
DIRECTV NOW is a live TV streaming service. Subscribers of the base package get access to FOX in most markets. With this streaming service, you can watch the Griffins antics live as it airs on TV. Plans start at $35/month and include 60+ channels. There are no annual contracts or cumbersome satellite dishes. To learn more about this service read our DIRECTV NOW review.
Watch Family Guy With Sling TV
Sling TV is a live TV streaming service. You can watch this show live as it airs or you can watch it on-demand. FOX comes standard in most viewing markets on the base channel package which starts at $20. The good news is that Sling TV regularly offers free devices if you prepay a few months. To learn more about this service read our Sling TV review.
Watch Family Guy On-Demand With Netflix
Netflix is an on-demand streaming service. Netflix lets you binge-watch entire seasons of this animated TV show. This is the least expensive way to catch this amazing TV show as plans begin at $7.99/month. To learn more about this service read our Netflix review.
Which Devices Stream Family Guy
This TV show can be found on just about any streaming device on the market. Here are some of the top devices that can be used to access one of the services that carry Family Guy. To learn more click on the icons below or read our streaming device guide.