Okay… So the UK does something very weird with the numbering on Family Guy due to some odd labelling of half seasons early on in the run… The issue seems to stem from the DVD/Blu-ray releases from Season 4. It looks like Season 4 (which was 30 episodes) was split into two seasons in the UK, as 4 and 5.
ITV2, who now premiere the new episodes in the UK, use the same numbering system as the USA, which is all good.
However, FOX UK, who have the second run rights, use the UK DVD/Blu-ray numbering system, which is out of sync by one season… So “Season 18” on FOX UK is actually “Season 17” everywhere else… Yes, it’s stupid and confusing, but we’re stuck with it!
UK TV Premiere Date
Latest/Next UK Season: 19b (returning after mid-season break)
Latest/Next UK TV Air Date: 05 April 2021 at 9:00 pm
UK Channel: ITV2
Previous UK Premiere Dates
Season 12 – BBC Three – 20 July 2014
Season 14 – BBC Two 05 July 2015 at 9.45pm
Season 15 – ITV2 – 17 October 2016 at 9pm
Season 16 – ITV2 – 23 October 2017 at 9pm
Season 16b – ITV2 – 05 March 2018 at 9pm
Season 17 – ITV2 – 22 October 2018 at 9pm
Season 17b – ITV2 – 11 March 2019 at 9pm
Season 18 – ITV2 – 14 October 2019 at 9pm
Season 18b – ITV2 – 23 March 2020 at 9pm
Season 19 – ITV2 – 26 October 2020 at 9pm
FOX UK Airing:
Season 17 – FOX UK – 10 November 2020 at 9pm
US TV Premiere Date
Latest/Next US Season: 19
Latest/Next US TV Air Date: September 27, 2020
US Channel: Fox
Previous US Premiere Dates
Season 18 – Fox – September 29, 2019 at 9:30 pm
Renewed Up To Season: 21
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Where To Watch Family Guy
Country of Origin: USA
Additional Airing Notes:
The Griffins return for another season.