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Google, Family Guy, and Burger King

This Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2008, Seth MacFarlane — creator of the Family Guy — and Google, premiere Seth MacFarlane’s Cavalcade of Comedy, online, sponsored by Burger King.

According to the Wall Street Journal, “a rapid ascent in television has set Mr. MacFarlane up for what will be a closely watched push onhto the web. On Wednesday, dozens of his cartoons will start rolling out through Google to a variety of sites”. “In May, Mr. MacFarlane signed the largest TV contract in history”.

The show, “Seth MacFarlane’s Cavalcade of Comedy” will be accessible through a variety of Google connected sites, YouTube, SethComedy.com, and probably BurgerKing.com (the first sponsor of the web series).

The series is scheduled to show 50 episodes.  A new episode will be released each week.  A variety of sites in the “Google content network” will be included. The target audience being 18 to 34 year olds.Google isn’t disclosing the number of sites onh their network that will be included.

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