Seacrest interviews MacFarlane during On Air With Ryan Seacrest and questions him about his series Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey.
It’s an update of the Carl Sagan series from 1980, which has been seen by 700 million people worldwide. I’ve always been sort of a science geek. I’ve always been very curious about things and the nature of the universe. It’s designed for people who have absolutely no prior interest in science. It’s designed to be entertaining first and foremost [and] to be accessible and mind blowing to those who may not have had any prior interest in science at all.