Pop Minute

Home    Photos    Videos    What's on TV Tonight

Seth MacFarlane's 'The Orville' Renewed For Second Season By FOX

Seth MacFarlane's sci-fi series 'The Orville' has been renewed for a second season.

The live-action series, which has been surprisingly consistent in the ratings, follows the crew of a not-so-functional exploratory ship in the Earth's interstellar fleet, 400 years in the future.

Before the show's premiere, the 'Family Guy' creator explained he wanted to create a series that explored new ideas while not being the same week to week.

"One of the things I always look to as a Star Trek fan, there was an episode that was a big two part episode about the Borg. It was followed up the next week with a story about Picard going home to France to visit his brother at the winery," he said.

"It was the same show and the stories couldn't be more different in tone. This is how TV should be. You should be able to write any kind of story each week and surprise your audience, but your characters remain intact and true to who they are."

As 'The Orville's renewal became official, MacFarlane thanked the "awesomely enthusiastic fans who've made this happen."

November 3, 2017 |

Related Posts
  Seth MacFarlane On How 'Family Guy's 2005 Kevin Spacey Joke Came About
  'Orville's Seth MacFarlane Doubts Aliens Have Visited Earth
  'Carpool Karaoke' Series Previews Ariana Grande and Seth MacFarlane
  Seth MacFarlane: Donald Trump Has Thinner Skin Now Than When He Was Roasted
  Seth MacFarlane Does Impressive Liam Neeson On 'Wheel of Impressions'
  Seth MacFarlane Sings Cyndi Lauper's Hits As Stewie and Peter Griffin
  Seth MacFarlane's Ted Spoofs Kim Kardashian's Paper Magazine Champagne Booty Cover
  Trailer For 'Ted' Sequel Fights For Bear Rights and Sperm Donors
  'Maleficent's Sets Box Office Record For Jolie, MacFarlane's Western Flops
  Fox Confirms 'X-Files' Revival Will End With Gillian Anderson's Exit
  Fox To Investigate Mystery Of Who Shot Biggie and Tupac In New Special
  Fox: Bringing Back 'American Idol' Would've Been 'Fraudulent'
  Fox Calls ABC's 'American Idol' Revival 'Extremely Fraudulent'
  Extended Trailer For Fox's Marvel X-Men Series 'The Gifted'
  Teaser Trailer For Fox's Marvel X-Men Series 'The Gifted'
  'Pitch' Cancelled After Just One Season By Fox
  Fox's 'X-Men' TV Series Casts Jamie Chung as Blink
  Demi Moore Joining 'Empire' In Recurring Role For Season 4

© Copyright & Privacy Policy Pop Minute. All rights reserved. | Feedback

Dr. Phil Explains Why He Would Support Oprah For President
Katie Couric Reveals What Amy Schumer Left Out of Her Anal Prank Text Story
Jimmy Kimmel Gets NFL Players To Read 'Mean Tweets'
Pete Holmes Says Marriage Brings Dilemma: Sex or Sleep
Steve Irwin's Widow Hasn't Been On A Date Since His Death
Michael Strahan: It Should Be Downright Illegal To Be Tom Brady
Comedian Tom Papa Jokes About People's Fake Social Media Lives
Jamie Dornan on His Wee-Bag & Shooting 'Fifty Shades' with Dakota Johnson
New York Times' Maggie Haberman On What Really Scares Trump

Latest Photos (bikini babes)


Bella Thorne | Ximena Cordoba | Kristina Peric | Melissa Satta