Read as much as you want on BostonGlobe.com, anywhere and anytime, for just 99¢.

Names

Seth MacFarlane is honored at comedy event

Seth MacFarlane and a friend at the Power of Comedy celebration.

Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP

Seth MacFarlane and a friend at the Power of Comedy celebration.

Continue reading below

The Boston movie “Ted” — which has made more than $500 million worldwide, according to the Hollywood Reporter ­— was well represented at Variety’s Power of Comedy celebration at Avalon Hollywood on Saturday night. The movie’s director-writer, Seth MacFarlane, was honored during the festivities and was joined by the stars of “Ted” and “The Family Guy,” including Joel McHale (who served as the night’s host), Giovanni Ribisi, and Seth Green. The event benefited the Noreen Fraser Foundation, which funds women’s cancer research.

Loading comments...
Subscriber Log In

You have reached the limit of 5 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com