Ted Trailer Previews Seth MacFarlane’s Raunchy Peacock Event Series

A new Ted trailer for the upcoming Peacock event series has been released, giving viewers a look at Seth MacFarlane‘s prequel. The show is set to debut on Peacock on Thursday, January 11.

The new trailer shows Ted (voiced by MacFarlane) and John Bennett (played in the movies by Mark Wahlberg and in the series by Max Burkholder) as they endure high school while getting into misadventures involving drugs, sex, and mischief, all set to “I’m Gonna Be (500 Miles)” by The Proclaimers.

Check out the new Ted trailer on YouTube below (watch more trailers):


The Ted prequel series stars MacFarlane, Alanna Ubach, Giorgia Whigham (The Punisher, 13 Reasons Why), Max Burkholder (Parenthood), and Scott Grimes (Oppenheimer, The Orville). The show comes from MacFarlane’s Fuzzy Door production banner and takes place prior to the two films in the timeline of Ted.

Who starred in the Ted movies?

The first two Ted films became a hit for Universal Pictures and MacFarlane and starred both MacFarlane and Mark Wahlberg as Ted and the grown-up version of John Bennett — Ted’s best friend. The two films went on to gross more than $750 million worldwide, with the first Ted becoming the highest-grossing original R-rated comedy film of all time.