Seth Macfarlane a household name when it comes to animation creation and film making, he is also a comedian, composer, screen writer and director, a singer and an actor. He is best known for creating phenomenally successful TV series Family Guy 1999 to present, The Cleveland Show, Ted 2012 and Ted 2, A Million Ways to Die in the West 2014, The Orville 2017, American Dad 2005 to present among other famous films.
Success hasn’t just been about Seth Macfarlane net worth figures he has also gained favor with the ladies dating the most beautiful women in Hollywood too. So how about we find out exactly who Seth MacFarlane is and how did he get to amass such a net worth fortune and at the same time be a love guru. Now let’s have a close look on Seth MacFarlane’s net worth in 2018.
Seth MacFarlane Early Life
Seth Woodbury MacFarlane is the son of Ronald Milton MacFarlane and Ann Perry who gave birth to him in 1973 in Connecticut where he was brought up. His father was a teacher and the mother a school administrator.
He attended Kent School and after graduation in 1991 he successfully joined Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) where he graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree.
His love for animation developed when he was a child of 5 years and by then he could draw cartoon characters. At the age of nine he used to be paid $5 on a weekly basis by Kent local newspaper for his comic publication “Walter Crouton”. Upon graduating from RISD MacFarlane created several films independently and among these creations one of them got him hired by Hanna-Barbera Animation studio.
It seams Seth lack doesn’t just lie on films only but even on ladies too. Seth has dated some of the very gorgeous women in Hollywood such as Emilia Clarke, Amanda Bynes, Eliza Dushku, Alexis Knapp, maybe because he is charming, makes ladies laugh with his funny jokes who knows.
Seth MacFarlane Career, Awards & Achievement
Seth MacFarlane career kicked off as a content writer where he worked at Hanna-barbera. He then worked at Cartoon Network where he wrote and worked as an animator of Cartoon Cartoons series, Johnny Bravo, Dexter’s laboratory, I Am Weasel among others. He also did freelance work at Walt Disney Television Animation where he wrote Nelvana, Jungle Clubs among others.
After successful pitching of Family Guy to Fox in 1998 and Fox purchasing of it MacFarlane became the youngest executive producer of the company at age of 24.the series quickly became $1 billion franchise and earned him a cool $100 million making him the highest paid screenwriter.
Another of his creation is the adult animated series American Dad which has been in production since 2005 to date. Cleveland Show is also his creation and has been on air since 2009 till 2013 with 88 episodes and 4 seasons. Lately he released sci-fi comedy series The Orville in 2016 and aired in September 2017.
Apart from the three television shows he has also featured in production or on acting several films such as Tooth Fairly 2010, Ted 2012, Ted 2 2015, Sing 2016, Logan Lucky 2017 among others. As a musician he has 4 studio albums Music Is Better Than Words, Holiday for Swing, Holiday for Swing, No One Ever Tells You, and In Full Swing.
Awards & Achievements
Seth MacFarlane has numerous awards and nominations and a total of awards he has won are 29 and secured 105 nominations. Among the awards won are 1 Annie Award, 1 Critics’ Choice Award, 1 MTV Movie Award, 4 Primetime Emmy Awards, 3 Teen Choice Awards, Hollywood Walk of Fame among many others.
Net Worth of Seth Macfarlane
Seth MacFarlane net worth is $200 million. Macfarlane net worth has been amassed through blockbuster animated series and films. Family Guy which has been the most successful animation he has ever created earned him $100 million and also to date it still brings in some royalty income. Another successful animation series is the American Dad and Cleveland show that have earned him over $50 million. Films and music have also been a booster to his net worth figures too.
MacFarlane has really transformed the world of animation to what it is today. Being a great screenwriter is a skill that no one can dispute his prowess in it and we are just wondering what Seth Macfarlane has in store for us in 2018.