Seth MacFarlane Talks New Fox Sci-Fi Show, Says It's Not 'Family Guy' in Space

'The X-Files' and 'Empire' will both return.

Seth MacFarlane introduced his new show, an apparent spoof of Star Trek, at the Fox upfronts on Monday.

MacFarlane declined to provide much detail on the plot of The Orville, but did tell Inside Edition: "It’s not Family Guy in space. It’s something that’s kind of its own beast."

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He did share an image on Twitter of the cast.

As the Fox network announced its prime-time lineup for the fall, they also announced that Craig Robinson and Adam Scott will team up for a new action comedy called Ghosted.

The X-Files will also return with David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson reprising their roles as FBI agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully.

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The network also announced that Dylan McDermott star in the sitcom LA to Vegas, and their hit show, Empire, will return for another season.

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