Peter Griffin is the main protagonist and titular character of the American animated sitcom Family Guy. He is voiced by cartoonist Seth MacFarlane and first appeared on television, along with the rest of the family, in the 15-minute short on December 20, 1998. Peter was created and designed by MacFarlane himself.
Peter is married to Lois and the father of Chris, Meg and Stewie Griffin. He also has a dog named Brian with whom he is best friends. He has worked a at toy factory and at Quahog's Brewery. Despite the suburban blue-collar routine of his life, he has had a number of remarkable experiences.