Seth MacFarlane Net Worth 2020, Biography, Education, Career and Awards.
Seth MacFarlane Net Worth 2020 – Seth Macfarlane is a popular American personality who has made his mark as a television producer, singer, lyricist, actor and film maker. Though his works are spread over different genres, he principally focusses on comedy and animation.
Seth MacFarlane Net Worth 2020
Animation has been a passion for him since childhood; he began drawing cartoon characters when he was as young as two years old. This interest earned him work as a cartoonist with a local newspaper when he was only nine years old.
Seth MacFarlane Net Worth
Seth MacFarlane is an American producer, writer, voice actor and comedian who has a net worth of $250 million.
Seth MacFarlane was born as Seth Woodbury MacFarlane in Kent, Connecticut on October 26, 1973. His parents Ronald Milton MacFarlane and Ann Perry raised him in Kent.
He is of English, Scottish and Irish descent and holds American nationality. He developed an interest in illustration and began drawing cartoon characters during his childhood. Eventually, he began publishing a weekly comic strip titled “Walter Crouton” at age 9.
In fact, his work during his early life brought numerous mild controversies towards him.
Seth attended Kent School. He received his high school diploma in 1991. Later, he went to study film, video, and animation at the Rhode Island School of Design. He earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from there.
Initially, Seth’s thesis film ‘Life of Larry’ caught the attention of Hanna-Barbera Productions. After graduating in 1995, he moved to Los Angeles to begin his career.
There, he began working at Hanna-Barbera. He is one of the animator and writer of Johnny Bravo and Cow and Chicken. Soon, Seth formed a relationship with FOX. Later, the studio offered him a small amount of money to craft a pilot for his own show.
Eventually, Fox bought Family Guy in 1998 and slated its debut for the beginning of 1999.
Apart from his acting career, Seth is also an acclaimed singer. He signed a record deal with Universal Republic Records and released a big band/standards album in 2011.
Additionally, he sang big band tunes and retro-style full orchestras at the BBC Proms in 2009. He released his debut album ‘Music Is Better Than Words’ on September 27, 2011.
Additionally, on September 30, 2014, he released his second album ‘Holiday for Swing’. He released his third studio album ‘No One Ever Tells You’ on September 30, 2015.
Eventually, Seth moved beyond animation and into live-action acting. He appeared in TV shows including ‘The Gilmore Girls’, ‘The War at Home’, and ‘Star Trek: Enterprise’. Afterward, he released his first live-action feature film ‘Ted’.
The movie earned $218 million during its domestic release. Presently, Seth has more than 30 credits as an actor. Seth co-wrote and starred in his second film, ‘A Million Ways to Die in the West’.
Seth won three Primetime Emmy Awards for his work on ‘Family Guy’. He has been nominated twenty times, winning in 2000, 2002 and 2016. He garnered the Academy Awards nomination in 2013.
It was in the category of Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Song for ‘Ted’. Additionally, he has 4 Grammy Award nominations to his name. Furthermore, he has a total of 21 wins and 51 nominations to his name.