20th Century Fox TV Signs Overall Deals With 2 ‘Family Guy’ Executive Producers

Veteran Family Guy writers-producers Alec Sulkin and Wellesley Wild have signed overall deals with the animated series’ producer 20th Century Fox TV. Under the pact, the duo’s first, they will continue on Family Guy, where they serve as non-showrunning executive producers, while also taking a crack at development. Their first project for the studio might be be a live-action comedy. Writing partners Sulkin and Wild, repped by WME, have been on Family Guy since the show’s return to originals in 2005. They were promoted from co-executive producers to executive producers this past season, the show’s ninth. “We have always felt like 20th was our home, so we’re thrilled to solidify our relationship with the studio,” Sulkin and Wild said. “We have had a tremendous opportunity working with Seth, and are excited to continue on Family Guy, and look forward to the new projects we will develop over the next three years. ”Sulkin and Wild started off as writers on the first season of CBS’ The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn.

Comments (8)

  • The more shows these guys can crank out the better. Sunday nights on Fox rock.

    Comment by patrick — Wednesday August 11, 2010 @ 9:43pm PDT  
  • Couldn’t happen to a funnier nice guy Alec. Maybe now he can stop dressing like he’s being held hostage.

    Comment by track99music — Wednesday August 11, 2010 @ 11:40pm PDT  
  • their agent Greg Hodes is the best TV agent in the biz.

    Comment by jeff — Thursday August 12, 2010 @ 9:45am PDT  
    • The BEST TV agent in the biz? Hyperbole much? Greg is nice and all, but you’re the only person who thinks he’s the best.

      Comment by Kang — Saturday September 11, 2010 @ 11:10pm PDT  
  • Have you read this guy’s tweets? It was only a matter of time before his true potential was realized. Go Sulk!

    Comment by Sis Playhouse — Thursday August 12, 2010 @ 12:30pm PDT  
  • Why doesn’t Seth McFarlane hire women or gays on any of his writing/producing staffs?

    Comment by Just asking? — Thursday August 12, 2010 @ 1:42pm PDT  
  • HA! I’m just glad they dressed alike for those pics

    Comment by I work w/ them — Thursday August 12, 2010 @ 3:05pm PDT  
  • Was there a sale on blue crew-neck sweaters on picture day?

    Comment by sean — Friday August 13, 2010 @ 8:51am PDT  

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