The original name of Family Guy season 12 - "Family Man." Show by Seth MacFarlane. The heroes of "Family Guy" - eponymous family, which consists of fat bumpkin Peter, his wife Lois, beauty, obtuse son Chris, unpretentious daughter Meg, sinister youngest son Stewie and Brian the dog-intellectual. The action takes place in the town of Quahog, Rhode Island. The first season was released in 1998, after the third season of "Family Guy" was closed, but in 2004 continued to show. The logo of th show Family Guy - cutaways, sketches illustrating speech of heroes. The idea of Family Guy season 12 was born out of the thesis Seth McFarlane - animated short film "Larry and Steve," about the life of middle-aged man and his surprisingly intelligent dog. These heroes later turned to Peter and Brian. The series has four "Emmy" and three "Annie" awards.