The Uncle Walt Podcast
About This Show
The Uncle Walt Podcast is a chronological discussion on the life, career and creations of America's favorite uncle... Walt Disney. This is the story of Walt, from his humble beginnings in Chicago Illinois, to his tragic passing in Burbank California. We only hope that we never lose sight of one thing, that it was all started, not by a mouse, but by a man... Walt Disney.
Most Recent Episode
Episode 20 - Walt Disney the Animator
5 days ago
After experimenting in the garage behind his Kansas city home for a few months, Walt Disney felt he was ready to create his own commercial animations. He conceived of a series of films he called 'Newman Laugh-O-Grams' with the hopes of selling them to the Newman Theater chain. He wrote, produced, and hand drew a 1 minute pilot reel of these Laugh-O-Grams in his make shift garage animation studio. Find out what happened, and if he succeeded in selling his animations to Frank L. Newman, in this episode of The Uncle Walt Podcast.