A Million Ways to Die in the West is a comedy written and directed by Seth MacFarlane. It is set to premiere May 30, 2014.
Seth MacFarlane directs, produces, co-writes and plays the role of the cowardly sheep farmer Albert in A Million Ways to Die in the West.
After Albert backs out of a gunfight, his fickle girlfriend leaves him for another man. When a mysterious and beautiful woman rides into town, she helps him find his courage and they begin to fall in love. But when her husband, a notorious outlaw, arrives seeking revenge, the farmer must put his newfound courage to the test.
Starring alongside MacFarlane are Oscar winner Charlize Theron, Liam Neeson, Amanda Seyfried, Giovanni Ribisi, Sarah Silverman and Neil Patrick Harris. MacFarlane reunites many of the filmmakers behind Universal and MRC’s hit film Ted including Scott Stuber (Bluegrass Films) and Jason Clark who produce, and Wellesley Wild and Alec Sulkin who co-wrote the script.
- Seth Macfarlane as Albert
- Charlize Theron as Anna
- Amanda Seyfried as Louise
- Liam Neeson as Clinch
- Giovanni Ribisi as Edward
- Neil Patrick Harris as Foy
- Sarah Silverman as Ruth