Family Guy began in 1999 and has so far clocked up 238 episodes. It airs on Fox and BBC Three in the UK ( often). Ex- Batman Adam West plays… Mayor Adam West. Family Guy has so far done three Star Wars spoofs, of Episodes IV- VI. The reason they got clearance is that George Lucas is a fan of the show. Star Trek is often referenced on Family Guy, and the entire cast of Star Trek: The Next Generation guested on the show. Seth MacFarlane appeared in two episodes of Star Trek: Enterprise.