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Matthew Logelin talks with me about how his life story he wrote called Two Kisses for Maddy: A Memoir of Loss & Love that was turned into a Netflix movie called Fatherhood. We talk about him and his daughter meeting Kevin Hart who portrays Matthew in the movie. Matthew shares how writing this book about love and loss helped him in the healing process. We talk about how dads and moms should be equally viewed when it comes to parenthood. Lastly, we finish the interview with the Fatherhood Quick Five.
About Matthew Logelin
Born and bred in Minnesota, Matt Logelin was a project manager at Yahoo! until he left the company to focus on writing this book and raising his daughter, Madeline. The two live in Los Angeles, traveling often to see as much of the world as possible. Now Netflix is taking Matthew’s book, Two Kisses for Maddy: A Memoir of Loss & Love and turning it into a movie starring Kevin Hart called Fatherhood. As Father’s Day approaches this is a movie that focuses on love, loss, acceptance and knowing when to ask for help. I really enjoyed the movie and there were a lot things I could relate to in the world of fatherhood.
Follow Matthew on Twitter at @mattlogelin and make sure you check out the movie, Fatherhood on Netflix that is based on Matthew’s story.
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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.