Phil Weinstein Talks Fatherhood, New Mickey Mouse Series And More

Phil Weinstein talks with me about his fatherhood journey and the values he looks to instill into his kids as they grow up. We chat about how he and his wife wanted to make sure that they are there for their kids. In addition to fatherhood Phil talks about his new series on Disney Junior called Mickey Mouse Funhouse and how it is a bit different from past Mickey Mouse shows. Next Phil shares a really fun family history he has with mandel bread. Lastly, we finish the interview with the Fatherhood Quick Five. 

About Phil Weinstein

Phil Weinstein is a dad of two boys. He has worked on many of the hugely successful Mickey series for Disney Junior. One that is most recently was as a director on the Emmy Award-nominated Mickey and the Roadster Racers and Mickey Mouse Clubhouse. His additional credits include director/producer of the Humanitas Prize-winning Balto: Wolf Quest and Boo To You Too! Winnie the Pooh, which earned him an Emmy award.  

Mickey Mouse Funhouse launches on Friday, August 20 on Disney Channel and Disney Junior (8:00 a.m. EDT/PDT). The “Mickey the Brave!” special will be available on Disney+ starting Wednesday, July 28th.

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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.

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