Peter Griffin

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Peter Griffin is the main character of the American animated sitcom Family Guy.wikipedia
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Griffin family

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He is voiced by the series' creator, Seth MacFarlane, and first appeared on television, along with the rest of the Griffin family, in the 15-minute pilot pitch of Family Guy on December 20, 1998.
The Griffins are a nuclear family consisting of the married couple Peter and Lois, their three children Meg, Chris, and Stewie, and their dog Brian.

Meg Griffin

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Peter is married to Lois Griffin and is the father of Meg, Chris, and Stewie.
Meg is the eldest child of Peter and Lois Griffin and older sister of Stewie and Chris, but is also the family's scapegoat who receives the least of their attention and bears the brunt of their abuse.

Death Has a Shadow

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After the pilot was given the green light, the Griffin family appeared in the episode "Death Has a Shadow".
In the episode, Peter loses his job after drinking too much at a stag party and falls asleep at work.

Chris Griffin

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Peter is married to Lois Griffin and is the father of Meg, Chris, and Stewie.
He is the middle child of Peter and Lois Griffin and brother of Stewie and Meg Griffin.

Lois Griffin

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Peter is married to Lois Griffin and is the father of Meg, Chris, and Stewie.
She and her husband, Peter, have three children: Meg, Chris, and Stewie, along with the family dog, Brian.

The Life of Larry and Larry & Steve

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MacFarlane was asked to pitch a pilot to the Fox Broadcasting Company based on Larry & Steve, a short made by MacFarlane which featured a middle-aged character named Larry and an intellectual dog, Steve. His appearance was a redesign of the protagonist Larry from MacFarlane's previous animated short films The Life of Larry and Larry & Steve. He has appeared in several pieces of Family Guy merchandise, including toys, T-shirts, and video games, and has made crossover appearances in other shows, including The Simpsons, South Park, Drawn Together, American Dad!, and the Family Guy spin-off The Cleveland Show.
Peter Griffin, one of the main characters in Family Guy, was largely based on Larry.

Stewie Griffin

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Peter is married to Lois Griffin and is the father of Meg, Chris, and Stewie.
He is the youngest child of Peter and Lois Griffin, and the youngest brother of Meg and Chris.

Seth MacFarlane

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He is voiced by the series' creator, Seth MacFarlane, and first appeared on television, along with the rest of the Griffin family, in the 15-minute pilot pitch of Family Guy on December 20, 1998.
In addition to writing three episodes, "Death Has a Shadow", "Family Guy Viewer Mail 1" and "North by North Quahog", MacFarlane voices Family Guys main male characters – Peter Griffin, Stewie Griffin, Brian Griffin, and Glenn Quagmire as well as Tom Tucker, his son Jake Tucker, and additional characters.

Brian Griffin

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He also has a dog named Brian, with whom he is best friends.
He smokes occasionally, although in the episode "Mr. Griffin Goes to Washington", after seeing Peter promoting a corrupt cigarette company, he quit smoking, a habit he resumed at the end of that episode.

Crossover (fiction)

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His appearance was a redesign of the protagonist Larry from MacFarlane's previous animated short films The Life of Larry and Larry & Steve. He has appeared in several pieces of Family Guy merchandise, including toys, T-shirts, and video games, and has made crossover appearances in other shows, including The Simpsons, South Park, Drawn Together, American Dad!, and the Family Guy spin-off The Cleveland Show.
The adult parody-oriented series Drawn Together features many crossovers; while some are regular cameos, such as Peter and Lois Griffin from Family Guy, others involve a personality twist, such as the homicidal version of Bambi from the eponymous film or the gay version of Elmer Fudd from the Looney Tunes franchise.

Patriot Games (Family Guy)

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In one episode Peter played for the New England Patriots until his behavior resulted in him being kicked off the team.
At his high school reunion, Peter pretends to be a secret agent-astronaut-millionaire who wears a cowboy hat to impress his classmates, but the truth comes out when he meets Tom Brady.

Family Gay

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In the episode "Family Gay" (season 7, 2009), Seth Rogen provided a guest-voice as Peter under the effects of the "Seth Rogen gene".
In the episode, Peter becomes temporarily gay after participating in a medical drug test.

Family Guy (season 7)

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In the episode "Family Gay" (season 7, 2009), Seth Rogen provided a guest-voice as Peter under the effects of the "Seth Rogen gene".
The animated television series follows the dysfunctional Griffin family (father Peter, mother Lois, daughter Meg, son Chris, baby Stewie and their anthropomorphic dog Brian), who reside in the town of Quahog.

No Meals on Wheels

In the episode "No Meals on Wheels" (season 5, 2007), actor Patrick Stewart voiced Peter in a cutscene, but MacFarlane voices Peter for the rest of the episode.
With this, Peter decides to ban wheelchairs from their establishment, because they are "uncool".

Family Guy (season 8)

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In "Road to the Multiverse" (season 8, 2009), he was voiced by actor Jamison Yang, who was required for a scene where everything in the world was Japanese.
It ran on Sunday nights between May and July 2010 on BBC Three in the UK. The animated television series Family Guy follows the dysfunctional Griffin family—father Peter, mother Lois, daughter Meg, son Chris, baby Stewie and dog Brian, all of whom reside in their hometown of Quahog.

Cleveland Brown

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Peter, a stereotypical blue-collar worker, frequently gets drunk with his neighbors and friends Cleveland Brown, Joe Swanson and Glenn Quagmire at "The Drunken Clam," Quahog's local tavern.
As one of Peter Griffin's neighbors and friends, Cleveland is also one of the few recurring African American characters on the show.

Petarded

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In the season 4 episode "Petarded", after taking an I.Q. test, Peter discovered his low intellect falls slightly below the level for mental retardation.
The episode sees Peter taking the MacArthur Fellows Program to see if he is a genius.

Road to the Multiverse

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In "Road to the Multiverse" (season 8, 2009), he was voiced by actor Jamison Yang, who was required for a scene where everything in the world was Japanese.
Before Dog Stewie can fetch them his remote control, Human Stewie bites the dog version of his father, Peter, and is sent to the pound where he is to be euthanized later that day.

Airport '07

Peter is also naïve with one example in "Airport '07" where he thinks his truck will fly by filling it with airplane fuel.
The plot follows the Griffin family's neighbor Quagmire being dismissed from his job as a pilot after Peter sabotages his airplane by emptying the fuel tank, causing it to crash.

Hell Comes to Quahog

Though in some episodes Peter has had a good relationship with Meg, in "Hell Comes to Quahog" (season 5, 2006), Peter almost tells Meg he loves her and in "Road to Rupert" (season 5, 2007), he told Meg that he would treat her badly in front of the family, but that he would be her friend in secret.
At the showroom, however, her father, Peter, decides to buy a tank, instead of the car Meg was interested in. Deciding to pay for a new car herself, Meg is able to get a job at Superstore USA, which eventually destroys the local economy of Quahog, and upsets the local community, leading Brian Griffin and Stewie to save the day.

The Courtship of Stewie's Father

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Peter and Stewie had their adventures when he took him to Walt Disney World Resort in the episode "The Courtship of Stewie's Father" (season 4, 2005).
The episode sees Peter attempt to bond with Stewie after realizing that Stewie enjoys seeing Lois get hurt.

Glenn Quagmire

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Peter, a stereotypical blue-collar worker, frequently gets drunk with his neighbors and friends Cleveland Brown, Joe Swanson and Glenn Quagmire at "The Drunken Clam," Quahog's local tavern.
He lives on Spooner Street where he is a neighbor and friend of Peter Griffin, Cleveland Brown and Joe Swanson.

Road to Rupert

Though in some episodes Peter has had a good relationship with Meg, in "Hell Comes to Quahog" (season 5, 2006), Peter almost tells Meg he loves her and in "Road to Rupert" (season 5, 2007), he told Meg that he would treat her badly in front of the family, but that he would be her friend in secret.
Meanwhile, Peter has his driving license revoked for careless driving and is forced to be driven around by Meg, which annoys him.

Long John Peter

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Peter has a very short attention span which frequently leads him to bizarre situations, as Chris points out in "Long John Peter", after Peter's parrot dies "He will get over it pretty quickly and then move on to another wacky thing", to which Peter finds a pipe organ and forgets about his parrot (Peter then destroys the pipe organ within seconds and then finds a deed to a cattle ranch).
In the episode, Peter steals a parrot from the vet and becomes convinced that he is a pirate.

Family Guy (season 3)

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In the third season episode "Stuck Together, Torn Apart", Peter and Lois split up because of Peter's jealousy, only to discover that Lois has the same character flaw and the two decide to live with their mutually jealous nature.
The third season of Family Guy continues the adventures of the dysfunctional Griffin family—father Peter, mother Lois, daughter Meg, son Chris, baby Stewie and Brian, the family pet, who reside in their hometown of Quahog.