Seth macfarlene put together the popular comedy film of the summer Ted this year. Now he is planning his next move another movie he is preparing to direct and star in a live-action movie called "A Million Ways to Die in the West, MacFarlaneand his Ted co-writers Alec Sulkin and Wellesley Wild have penned A Million Ways to Die in the West, which sources say MacFarlane is planning to star in and direct, for summer 2013 Worldwide. The plot has been described as a Blazing Saddles-style movie -- meaning a Western with contemporary humor, with one undercurrent being just how dangerous and painful life really was in the late 1800s. The script, said to be laced with MacFarlane’s hallmark racy humor, also calls for a romantic female lead. MacFarlane also will host the Oscars in February, introducing himself to legions of Americans who only know his animated creations.