Jaleel White sits down with me to talk about his fatherhood journey. White was kind enough to share the life lessons he has learned from his daughter. We talk about the importance of being there for your kids. Jaleel then talks with me about his iconic role as Steve Urkel in Family Matters, how he got into acting and when he almost left that career. We talk about his fantastic podcast called EverAfter. In this podcast he brings on guests who were notable child actors just like him. We finish the interview with the Fatherhood Quick Five.
About Jaleel White
Many people Jaleel White from his iconic role in 1989 as Steve Urkel on the sitcom Family Matters. The series aired for a total of nine seasons, from 1989 to 1997 on ABC and from 1997 to 1998 on CBS. White reprised his role as Urkel for the first time since 1998 in the 2019 series Scooby-Doo and Guess Who?.
White is the first actor to voice the character Sonic the Hedgehog, doing so in the animated shows: Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog, SonicSatAM and Sonic Underground. Jaleel has done many TV shows for live action as well as roles as a voice actor. In 2020, White joined the cast of the Netflix series The Big Show Show in the recurring role of Terry. Jaleel has a podcast called EverAfter.
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.