Henry Selick stops by to talk about his fatherhood journey. He shares some of the values he looked to instill into his sons as they were growing up. After that we talk about Wendell & Wild and how much fun Henry had working with Jordan Peele and Keegan-Michael Key. In addition, Henry talks about how his sons were the inspiration for this film. Lastly, we finish the interview with the Fatherhood Quick Five.
About Henry Selick
Henry Selick is a film director, producer, screenwriter, production designer, and animator who is best known for directing the stop-motion animation films The Nightmare Before Christmas, James and the Giant Peach and Coraline. He and his wife have two sons.
About Wendell & Wild
From the delightfully wicked minds of Henry Selick and Jordan Peele, comes Wendell & Wild, an animated tale about scheming demon brothers Wendell (Keegan-Michael Key) and Wild (Peele) — who enlist the aid of 13-year-old Kat Elliot — a tough teen with a load of guilt — to summon them to the Land of the Living. But what Kat demands in return leads to a brilliantly bizarre and comedic adventure like no other, an animated fantasy that defies the law of life and death, all told through the handmade artistry of stop motion. Check out the movie on Netflix.
About The Art of Fatherhood Podcast
The Art of Fatherhood Podcast follows the journey of fatherhood. Your host, Art Eddy talks with dads from all around the world where they share their thoughts on fatherhood. Please leave a review wherever you listen to podcasts.