What to Watch If You Love 'Family Guy'  

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List Rules Vote up the films and series you know other fans of Family Guy will love. Please don’t vote if you haven’t seen Family Guy.

If you just finished Family Guy and feel like it’s left a gaping hole in your life, there’s no need to despair. We’ve compiled this list of movies and TV shows similar to Family Guy that are sure to conjure up the same feelings of comedic humor and hilarious hijinks that you had while watching your favorite episodes.

With lots of options, including American Dad, a show about a "typical" American family, which was created as a near-exact replica of Family Guy following it's initial cancellation, and even movies like South Park: Bigger, Longer, and Uncut, about a group of Colorado kids who help save the world from Saddam Hussein and Satan himself, deciding what to watch after Family Guy will really just depend on your mood.

This list of shows Family Guy is sorted by fans who’ve chimed in and voted for their fave movies and TV series that they think other Family Guy fans will also love, and the titles included are ordered by their votes.

So what are your favorite movies and TV series like Family Guy? Vote your favorite programs up to the top of the list.

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American Dad! is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Family Guy'
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American Dad! is an American adult animated sitcom created by Seth MacFarlane, Mike Barker, and Matt Weitzman for the "Animation Domination" lineup on Fox. American Dad! is the first television series to have its inception on Animation Domination. The series premiere aired on February 6, 2005, following Super Bowl XXXIX, three months before the rest of the first season aired as part of the Animation Domination block, commencing on May 1, 2005. Creative direction of American Dad! has largely been guided by Barker and Weitzman as opposed to MacFarlane. This is believed to have resulted in a series that is distinguishable from its counterparts. Unlike its sister shows, Family Guy and The ...more on Wikipedia

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The Cleveland Show is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Family Guy'
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The Cleveland Show is an American adult animated sitcom created by Seth MacFarlane, Richard Appel, and Mike Henry for the Fox Broadcasting Company as a spin-off of Family Guy. The series centers on the Browns and Tubbs, two dysfunctional families consisting of parents Cleveland Brown and Donna Tubbs and their children Cleveland Brown, Jr., Roberta Tubbs, and Rallo Tubbs. Similar to Family Guy, it exhibits much of its humor in the form of cutaway gags that often lampoon American culture. The series was conceived by MacFarlane in 2007 after developing the two animated series Family Guy and American Dad! for the Fox Network. MacFarlane centered the show on Family Guy character Cleveland Brown, ...more on Wikipedia

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The Ren & Stimpy Show is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Family Guy'
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The Ren & Stimpy Show, often simply referred to as Ren & Stimpy, is an American animated television series, created by Canadian animator John Kricfalusi. The show premiered on August 11, 1991, on Nickelodeon as part of its Nicktoons block along with Rugrats and Doug. The series focuses on the titular characters: Ren Höek, an emotionally unstable chihuahua, and Stimpson J. Cat, a good-natured, dimwitted cat. ...more on Wikipedia

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Happy Gilmore is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What to Watch If You Love 'Family Guy'
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