A MILLION WAYS TO DIE IN THE WEST is an upcoming western comedy film produced and directed by Seth MacFarlane (Ted) and written by MacFarlane, Alec Sulkin, and Wellesley Wild. The film stars MacFarlane himself along with Charlize Theron, Amanda Seyfried, Liam Neeson, Giovanni Ribisi, Sarah Silverman, and Neil Patrick Harris.
MacFarlane plays the role of the cowardly sheep farmer Albert in the film. After Albert backs out of a gunfight, his fickle girlfriend leaves him for another man. When a mysterious and beautiful woman rides into town, she helps him find his courage and they begin to fall in love. But when her husband, a notorious outlaw, arrives seeking revenge, the farmer must put his newfound courage to the test.