It's not unusual to see big time comedy names hosting the Academy Awards, but the guy who's leading the Oscars this Sunday is not exactly a household name. Let's introduce you to Seth MacFarlane by the numbers.
-- 201 is how many episodes of Family Guy have aired since its start in 1999. The show was canceled in 2002, but brought back in 2005 by popular demand.
-- 5 is how many Emmys Family Guy has won.
-- 2 is how many Grammys MacFarlane has been nominated for as a singer. He's performed at Carnegie Hall and the Royal Albert Hall.
-- 4 is how many of Family Guy's main characters Seth voices: Peter, Brian, Stewie, and Glenn, in addition to many recurring and one-time characters.
-- 3 is how many TV shows he's created. This include Family Guy, American Dad, and the Cleveland Show
-- Seth has had one serious brush with death. He was scheduled to be on American Airlines Flight 11 on September 11, 2001, but he had a hangover and missed the plane.
-- According to New York Magazine MacFarlane is the highest-paid writer/producer in TV history, bringing in $33 million a year.
-- Last year he directed his first movie "Ted," which made $528 million internationally.
-- 3 is how many Comedy Central roasts Seth has hosted. He's roastmastered for Charlie Sheen, Roseanne Barr, and Donald Trump.
That's the lovely and talented Oscar host Seth MacFarlane by the numbers.