The seventeenth season of Family Guy will premiere on FOX UK on Tuesday January 7th at 9pm, it has been announced.
Created by Seth MacFarlane, Family Guy follows the adventures of Peter Griffin and his hilariously odd family of middle-class New Englanders in Quahog, Rhode Island. The animated series, which has been renewed for a twelfth season, is produced by 20th Century Fox Television and features the voices of Seth MacFarlane, Alex Borstein, Seth Green, Mila Kunis and Mike Henry.
The opening episode of season seventeen, titled Married With Cancer, is part one of a special two-part story in which Brian meets and quickly falls in love with a woman named Jess (guest voice Casey Wilson), who reveals she has cancer. After she receives devastating news regarding her diagnosis, Brian proposes marriage to her. Guest stars throughout the season include: Sir Patrick Stewart, Mandy Moore, Sarah Paulson, Bryan Cranston, Niecy Nash, Kyrie Irving, Johnny Weir, Tara Lipinski and Sam Elliot. This season previously aired in the UK on ITV2.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.