After formerly including The Punisher’s Giorgia Whigham, Seth MacFarlane’s Ted series has actually now continued to develop its cast with Bliss star Alanna Ubach ending up being the most recent star to board the program. The brand-new series will when again see MacFarlane offering the voice of the foul-mouth teddy bear in a brand name brand-new prequel to the hit 2012 movie, which returns in time to 1993 when he is attempting to be a good example to a 16-year-old John Bennet, played in the series by Max Burkholder.

The casting of Ubach was reported by Due date, which validated that she will be playing the function of Susan Bennett, who is referred to as being “kind, selfless and almost pathologically sweet when it comes to caring for her family, and sees the world through naive, rose-colored glasses.” Having actually appeared in Bliss’s 2nd season, and likewise the brand-new season of Kaley Cuoco’s series The Flight Attendant, Ubach has actually likewise offered voiceovers in Monsters Inc and animated series Crossing Swords.


The brand-new series will be composed, directed, executive produced and co-showrun by MacFarlane and is anticipated to air on Peacock at some point next year. It will be MacFarlane’s very first go back to the Ted franchise considering that 2015’s Ted 2, which didn’t land too with the critics as its predecessor however still showed to be a success at package office. Having actually made over $750 million in between the 2 movies, it is not a surprise that MacFarlane has actually been drawn back to be the driving force behind the series.

Ted Landed Completely in MacFarlane’s Location of Know-how

When Ted shown up in movie theaters in 2012, the movie scored a $600 million gross from its beautiful little $60 million budget plan, and part of its success was down to Seth MacFarlane’s love of a great cameo and the 1980s. Including many referrals to occasions and people from the 1980s, when MacFarlane was himself a teen, the movie even saw Flash Gordon star Sam J. Jones make a prolonged cameo look as both himself and in one remarkable scene as Flash Gordon. With MacFarlane in charge of the television series, there is no doubt that we remain in for the very same sort of raucous enjoyable all over once again.

There is presently unknown about how the series will play out, however being set years prior to the movies will enable MacFarlane to check out something various in the program while continuing to delight in his love of classic cameos and Easter eggs. Including a more youthful lead will likewise put Ted in some brand-new circumstances to handle, implying that he won’t be simply avoiding along the very same course as the movies did.

Peacock is seeking to broaden their streaming platform, which implies brand-new shows based upon a few of its most popular IPs. Ted will likely offer them with a good hit, and will sit together with the similarity their MacGruber, The Lost Sign and live-action Casper series.