"Family Guy" creator Seth MacFarlane will participate in a keynote discussion on March 11 about his work on TV, his recent excursion into music with his album of pop standards and his upcoming film "Ted," an animated comedy with Mark Wahlberg and Mila Kunis. Other events will include a discussion about the wildly successful comedy website Funny or Die, a conversation with writer Joss Whedon, and an acting workshop with actor Jeffrey Tambor.
In its announcement today, SXSW also released the full programming list for this year's festival. SXSW 2012 will include 132 feature films and 138 short films, as well as more than 120 conferences and discussions. The full lineup of the festival can be found here.