Tommy Davidson sits down with me to talk about his fatherhood journey. We talk about the values he shared with his kids. Tommy shares the role models he had when he was growing up and how those lessons are passed on to his kids. After that we talk about his role as Oscar Proud in the Disney+ series, The Proud Family. He shares the similarities of himself as a dad to Oscar’s characteristics on the show. Lastly, we finish the interview off with the Fatherhood Quick Five.
About Tommy Davidson
Tommy Davidson’s three decades of success as a performer in TV, film, and as one of the most popular standup comedians and cable comedy special performers, has earned him a huge and devoted worldwide following. From being discovered at the Apollo Theater’s amateur night to starring in the original cast of In Living Color and appearing in films including Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls with Jim Carrey, and Spike Lee’s Bamboozled.
He is also known to a generation raised on the animated characters. He has voiced, such as Oscar Proud of the Disney animated series The Proud Family. Today, he performs all over the country doing sold out solo shows. He is frequent guest on national and local morning TV and radio programs, and has performed numerous times for the troops all over the world including in Afghanistan and Iraq. Make sure you follow Tommy on Twitter @twittercat and Instagram at @therealytommycat. Check out The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder on Disney+.
About The Art of Fatherhood Podcast
The Art of Fatherhood Podcast follows the journey of fatherhood. Your host, Art Eddy talks with fantastic dads from all around the world where they share their thoughts on fatherhood. In addition, you get a unique perspective on fatherhood. You hear from guests like Joe Montana, Kevin Smith, Danny Trejo, Jerry Rice, Jeff Foxworthy, Patrick Warburton, Jeff Kinney, Paul Sun-Hyung Lee, Kyle Busch, Dennis Quaid, Dwight Freeney and many more.