Family Guy Season 1 Episode 5 : A Hero Sits Next Door

When the Griffin Family gets new neighbors that move in next door, Lois quickly becomes friends with Bonnie, Meg soon becomes attracted to their son, Kevin, and Peter becomes annoyed by the entire situation. After Peter injures the best player on his company's baseball team, Mr. Weed forces him to find a replacement, so Peter quickly changes his mind about his neighbors and invites Joe to play. When Joe shows up at the game, Peter learns that he is in a wheelchair. Joe ends up being the star of the game, which makes Peter jealous, as he wants to be a hero too. Peter ends up trying to stop a bank robbery to prove his value, but ends up getting caught up in the whole situation.

NameFamily Guy Season 1 : A Hero Sits Next Door
Air DateMay 1st, 1999
GenresAnimation, Comedy
NetworkFOX
Production CompaniesFox Television Animation, 20th Century Fox Television, Fuzzy Door Productions
WritersMike Barker, Matt Weitzman
DirectorMonte Young
Guest StarsMichelle Kwan, Suzie Plakson, Butch Hartman, Carolyn Lawrence, Wally Wingert, Carlos Alazraqui, Jennifer Tilly, Patrick Warburton
Plot Keywordshigh school, sex, alcohol, adult humor, satire, parody, middle class, dysfunctional family, alcoholism, anthropomorphism, social satire, dating, boy genius, adult animation, evil baby, talking baby
Seth MacFarlane
Seth MacFarlane
Peter Griffin / Brian Griffin / Stewie Griffin / Glenn Quagmire / Tom Tucker (voice)
Alex Borstein
Alex Borstein
Lois Griffin / Tricia Takanawa / Loretta Brown / Barbara Pewterschmidt (voice)
Seth Green
Seth Green
Chris Griffin (voice)
Lacey Chabert
Lacey Chabert
Meg Griffin (voice)