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Here's the Trailer for Seth MacFarlane's 'A Million Ways to Die in the West'

Here's the trailer for A Million Ways to Die in the West, the newest movie from Seth MacFarlane costarring Charlize Theron, Liam Neeson, Amanda Seyfried, Giovanni Ribisi, Sarah Silverman, and Neil Patrick Harris. Beware that this video may trigger you if you know someone who was tragically killed at the fair, by a large block of ice, or in an old-timey western shootout.

Charlize Theron in Talks to Star Opposite Seth MacFarlane in His New Western Comedy

Oscar winner Charlize Theron is in "final negotiations" to star opposite Seth MacFarlane in his new western comedy, A Million Ways to Die in the West, according to The Hollywood Reporter. MacFarlane will direct, co-write, and star in the live-action film, his second movie as a writer/director (after Ted) and first as a (non-voice) actor. He wrote the script with Ted collaborators Alec Sulkin and Wellesly Wild, and the movie has been likened to Blazing Saddles in all the news stories about it so far. and the story follows a wimpy farmer (MacFarlane) whose girlfriend leaves him after he backs out of a gunfight. Theron's character will be [...]

Seth MacFarlane Wrote a Novel Based on the Screenplay to His Next Movie, 'A Million Ways to Die in the West'

As if he has any free time these days, Seth MacFarlane somehow managed to write his first book. He authored a 208-page novelization of his next movie, A Million Ways to Die in the West. was co-written by MacFarlane and frequent collaborators Alec Sulkin and Wellesley Wild, but he wrote the book solo. MacFarlane also stars in the film as a sheep herder who falls in love with a woman (Charlize Theron), only to find her husband (Liam Neeson) is a dangerous criminal. A Million Ways to Die in the West: The Novel comes out March 4th. The movie, while the movie that inspired it hits theaters May 30th,

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Seth MacFarlane to Direct and Star in His First Western

Hot on the heels of his first movie, Ted, becoming a box office smash, Seth MacFarlane is going to be starring in his first live action movie, according to The Hollywood Reporter. MacFarlane is planning to star in and direct A Million Ways to Die in the West, from a script he co-wrote with Alec Sulkin and Wellesley Wild, who also wrote Ted with him. The movie is said to be in the vein of Blazing Saddles and will use contemporary humor to score laughs from how hard it was to live in the Old West. A Million Ways is set for a summer 2013 start date. Seth MacFarlane hasn't had a [...]

Sarah Silverman in Talks to Join Seth MacFarlane's Western Comedy

Sarah Silverman is in negotiations to join the cast of A Million Ways to Die in the West, a live-action comedy starring, directed by, and co-written by Seth MacFarlane. THR reports that Silverman is in talks for the role of the town's Christian prostitute who is waiting until marriage to have sex with her fiancé (Giovanni Ribisi). MacFarlane stars in the movie about a cowardly sheep farmer preparing for a big gun fight with a scary foe (Liam Neeson). Charlize Theron and Amanda Seyfried also star in what's expected to be 2014's highest-grossing western comedy.