Seth MacFarlane Halts ‘Household Man’ and ‘American Dad’ Amid Author’s Strike

Seth MacFarlane has reportedly exited Household Man and American Dad till the Writers Guild Of America (WGA) has secured a brand new deal.

As reported by Deadline, MacFarlane, who created each reveals, and showrunners Brian Boyle, Matt Weitzman, Wealthy Appel and Alec Sulkin, advised manufacturing firm twentieth Tv final week that they are going to now not work on their respective collection till the strike ends.

It’s claimed MacFarlane has been seen on the picket strains in help of the strike, which started on Might 2 after unsuccessful negotiations between the WGA and the Alliance of Movement Image and Tv Producers (AMPTP).

It’s unclear how disruptive the departures can be to every collection. Household Man just lately concluded its twenty first season on Might 7, whereas American Dad is at present halfway by way of its twentieth season, with the eighth episode set to air on Might 22.

‘Household Man’. CREDIT: Fox

MacFarlane and twentieth Tv have but to touch upon the exit.

In January, Fox renewed Household Man for seasons 22 and 23, whereas American Dad was renewed for a twenty first season in December 2021.

MacFarlane was a famous advocate for the WGA’s earlier strike throughout 2007-2008, which lasted for over three months.

For the reason that newest strike started earlier this month, numerous movies and TV reveals have been affected, together with Stranger Issues, Severance and Saturday Night time Stay.

With the strike, the WGA is in search of higher pay for writers, streaming residuals, safeguards towards AI expertise that threaten to switch their work, amongst different points amid the rise of streaming companies.