Prost Posted March 2, 2008 Report Share Posted March 2, 2008 Cleveland on map as Family Guy spin-offKimberly Nordyke and Nellie Andreeva , ReutersPublished: Friday, February 29, 2008LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) -Family Guy's henpecked husband Cleveland Brown might be getting his own show.The Fox network and the show's producer, 20th Century Fox TV, are developing a spin-off from their hit animated series centered on Peter Griffin's bathtub-accident-prone neighbor, sources said.The project, tentatively titled Cleveland, is being written by Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane, Mike Henry -- a writer/producer who voices Cleveland -- and Rich Appel, an executive producer on MacFarlane's other Fox cartoon, American Dad Cleveland, who plays off black stereotypes, is the most levelheaded among Griffin's trio of friends. He's also pushed around by his wife.Once canceled by Fox, Family Guy triumphantly returned on the network in 2005. It is Fox's top-rated comedy and has grown into a $1 billion franchise with red-hot DVD and merchandise sales Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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