Family Guy showrunners have revealed why they decided to show Donald Trump groping Meg Griffin in their episode dedicated to the US president. After a few zingers, the episode switches to a serious scene when Meg, who has just been introduced to Mr Trump, ends up alone in a room with him. As she tells the cartoon Mr Trump how excited she is to be in his presence, the president gets close and closer to her, until his hand disappears from the shot. It is then clear that he gropes Meg. During the rest of the episode, Meg tells her parents about the assault, but they initially don't believe her. That's ridiculous," says Meg's mother Lois Griffin.
'Family Guy' Made Two Episodes Where Donald Trump "Crosses the Line" with Meg Griffin
Subscriber Account active since. Free subscriber-exclusive audiobook! Fox Long-running Fox animated series "Family Guy" is hoping Donald Trump's success could rub off on the show when it comes to the Emmys. Marketing materials sent to Emmy voters and media feature the show's title character, Peter Griffin, stealing Trump's look, as Deadline reported. Decked out in a navy suit and sporting a gravity-defying blond hairstyle, Peter is accompanied by the text, "As long as we're voting for dumb loudmouths, can I get an Emmy? Clearly the saying resonated throughout this primary season as Trump went from seeming national joke to the lone candidate for the Republican presidential nomination. In , Peter was dressed as Trump endorser Chris Christie and threatened "Bridgegate" -level traffic on Emmy voters if they didn't support the show.
Family Guy throws quite a few jabs at the President in “Trump Guy”
The episode was so vicious that it had Trump fans crying into their MAGA hats and swearing off the show entirely. Once Trump sees how awful Peter is at doing his job, he hires him. The Griffins are attending a classy White House dinner when Peter points out that the place is definitely not crawling with Russians.
The newest episode will air Sunday at 9 p. ET and will follow the Griffin family to Washington D. In the leaked clip, Ivanka is introducing Meg to the President, where he quickly throws out the compliment "you have a beautiful rack. Showrunners previously confirmed that the president would make an appearance in the 17th season of Family Guy back in July at San Diego's Comic-Con.