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Finding D.W.

Finding D.W.

By Jason Szwimer
Former voice actor Jason Szwimer is on a mission to find and interview seven male strangers who all have one thing in common with him: they all played the voice of D.W., the little sister character on the popular children’s cartoon, Arthur.
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PATREON PREVIEW Episode: Ryan Ehrenworth
Here is a preview of the 12th Patreon exclusive, full-length interview with someone featured on my podcast, Finding D.W. This is my conversation with the 3.5th person who played D.W., Ryan Ehrenworth. Important links!!! Patreon Follow me on Instagram
05:27
September 17, 2021
PATREON PREVIEW Episode: Ethan Pugiotto
Here is a preview of the 11th Patreon exclusive, full-length interview with someone featured on my podcast, Finding D.W. This is my conversation with the 8th person who played D.W., Ethan Pugiotto Important links!!! Patreon Follow me on Instagram
06:07
September 16, 2021
12 - Finding the Real D.W.
I spoke with Danny Brochu, the voice of Buster Baxter on Arthur. I also spoke to Bonnie Walmsley, one of Marc Brown’s sisters who inspired him to create D.W.! This episode features my conversations with: Danny Brochu Bonnie Walmsley Important links!!! Patreon Follow me on Instagram
30:42
September 14, 2021
11 - The Marc Brown Episode
I spoke with Marc Brown the illustrator, author, and creator of the Arthur books and television series. Important links!!! Patreon Follow me on Instagram
27:07
September 07, 2021
PATREON PREVIEW Episode: Andrew Dayton
Here is a preview of the 10th Patreon exclusive, full-length interview with someone featured on my podcast, Finding DW. This is my conversation with the 6th person who played D.W., Andrew Dayton. Important links!!! Patreon Follow me on Instagram
06:12
September 03, 2021
10 - He Played D.W. for How Long?!
I spoke with Ryan Ehrenworth, the … 3.5th person who played the voice of D.W. on Arthur! This episode features my conversations with: Ryan Ehrenworth Important links!!! Patreon Follow me on Instagram
22:56
August 31, 2021
PATREON PREVIEW Episode: Jessica Kardos
Here is a preview of the 9th Patreon exclusive, full-length interview with someone featured on my podcast, Finding DW. This is my conversation with Jessica Kardos. Important links!!! Patreon Follow me on Instagram
05:30
August 25, 2021
09 - The Last Voice of D.W.
I spoke with Andrew Dayton, the 6th person who played the voice of D.W. I also spoke with Ethan Pugiotto, potentially the last person who will ever play the voice of D.W. This episode features my conversations with: Andrew Dayton Ethan Pugiotto Important links!!! Patreon Follow me on Instagram
33:32
August 24, 2021
PATREON PREVIEW Episode: Christian Distefano
Here is a preview of the eighth Patreon exclusive, full-length interview with someone featured on my podcast, Finding DW. This is my conversation with Christian Distefano. Important links!!! Patreon Follow me on Instagram
06:34
August 18, 2021
08 - Impostor Syndrome
I spoke with author, reporter and journalist Marissa Miller. I also spoke with writer and performer Alex Cabrera-Aragon! This episode features my conversations with: Marissa Miller Alex Cabrera-Aragon Important links!!! Patreon Follow me on Instagram
33:01
August 17, 2021
PATREON PREVIEW Episode: Bruce Dinsmore
Here is a preview of the seventh Patreon exclusive, full-length interview with someone featured on my podcast, Finding DW. This is my conversation with Bruce Dinsmore. Important links!!! Patreon Follow me on Instagram
05:32
August 16, 2021
PATREON PREVIEW Episode: Jake Beale
Here is a preview of the sixth Patreon exclusive, full-length interview with someone featured on my podcast, Finding DW. This is my conversation with Jake Beale. Important links!!! Patreon Follow me on Instagram
05:38
August 15, 2021
07 - Ball Is Life
I spoke with Jessica Kardos, the voice of Sue Ellen on Arthur. I also spoke with the seventh person who played the voice of D.W.! This episode features my conversations with: Jessica Kardos Christian Distefano Important links!!! Patreon Follow me on Instagram
32:57
August 10, 2021
06 - Bullied for Our High-Pitched Voices
I spoke with Bruce Dinsmore, the voice of Binky, Arthur and D.W.’s father, and Bailey the Butler. I also spoke with the fifth person who played the voice of D.W.! This episode features my conversations with: Bruce Dinsmore Jake Beale Important links!!! Patreon Follow me on Instagram
33:06
August 03, 2021
PATREON PREVIEW Episode: Robert Naylor
Here is a preview of the fifth Patreon exclusive, full-length interview with someone featured on my podcast, Finding DW. This is my conversation with Robert Naylor. We get into what it was like acting with a pretty famous person, how people in his personal life treat him, dropping out of school and so much more. Important links!!! Patreon Follow me on Instagram
04:28
July 28, 2021
05 - D.W., The Movie Star
I spoke with Lucas Mancini and Will Young, the hosts of the podcast Elwood City Limits. I also spoke with the fourth person who played the voice of D.W.! This episode features my conversations with: Lucas Mancini and Will Young Robert Naylor Important links!!! Patreon Follow me on Instagram
35:07
July 27, 2021
PATREON PREVIEW Episode: Oliver Grainger
Here is a preview of my full conversation with the second person who played the voice of D.W., Oliver Grainger. We go a lot deeper on the subjects he brought up in episode 3. Oliver talks about how he became a voice actor by being a loud kid, how he dropped out of high school and more. Important links!!! Patreon Follow me on Instagram
05:12
July 21, 2021
04 - From Voice Actor to Fisherman?
I spoke with Peter Hirsch, a screen writer and the head writer on Arthur. I also found the second person who played the voice of D.W.! This episode features my conversations with: Peter Hirsch Oliver Grainger  Important links!!! Patreon Follow me on Instagram
32:38
July 20, 2021
PATREON PREVIEW Episode: Michael Caloz
Here is a preview of my full conversation with the first person who played the voice of D.W., Michael Caloz. We go a lot deeper on the subjects he brought up in episode 2. Plus, Michael talks about what he did after playing the role of D.W., his experience moving to Los Angeles, and more. We even get into whether or not he will go back to acting someday. Today, Michael is a transformation coach and counselor who helps analytical thinkers get unstuck, find consistent motivation to take action, and design their life purpose so they can feel more energized, confidently decisive, and authentically impactful. Visit www.michaelcaloz.com to learn more about his journey, read his blog, or schedule a free sample coaching session. Follow meee
05:33
July 14, 2021
03 - Why Is D.W. Written So Well?
I spoke to Kathy Waugh, a screen writer and creative producer, and one of the first people brought on to develop Arthur for TV from the book series. I also spoke with Scott Cramer, a YouTube creator who is an expert on nostalgic TV shows and movies from the 90s and 2000s. He made this video about my favorite episode of Arthur.  This episode features my conversations with: Kathy Waugh Scott Cramer Important links!!! Patreon Follow me on Instagram
32:09
July 13, 2021
PATREON PREVIEW Episode: Jeremy Kirkland
In August 2020, I started working for Jeremy Kirkland, the host of my favorite podcast, Blamo! I spoke with him to learn more about his perspective on podcasting. Listen to Blamo! Catch Paul on episodes of Kim’s Convenience and on Season 2 of Disney’s The Mandalorian. Jeremy's Links:  Website Instagram Follow meee
10:46
July 07, 2021
02 - The First D.W.
I spoke to the casting and voice director on Arthur and I tracked down the first person to play the voice of D.W.! This episode features my conversations with: Debra Toffan Michael Caloz  Today, Michael is a transformation coach and counselor who helps analytical thinkers get unstuck, find consistent motivation to take action, and design their life purpose so they can feel more energized, confidently decisive, and authentically impactful. Visit www.michaelcaloz.com to learn more about his journey, read his blog, or schedule a free sample coaching session. Important links!!! Patreon Follow me on Instagram
35:45
July 06, 2021
PATREON PREVIEW Episode: Paul Sun-Hyung Lee
This is a preview of my full-length interview with Paul Sun-Hyung Lee.  Want to hear the rest? Please consider supporting me on Patreon! When you do, you'll get exclusive bonus podcasts just like this one! Plus there’s other fun stuff for upper tier contributors. Bottom line, your support will help me spend more time doing what I love, which is producing this podcast for you to enjoy. Important links💃💃💃 Patreon Follow me on Instagram
10:52
June 30, 2021
01 - How I Became D.W.
Let me tell you about how I became the voice of D.W on Arthur. This episode features my conversations with: Paul Sun-Hyung Lee Michael Musi  Important links!!! Patreon Follow me on Instagram
10:16
June 29, 2021
00 - What is Finding D.W.? Start Here!
Former voice actor Jason Szwimer is on a mission to find and interview seven male strangers who all have one thing in common with him: they all played the voice of D.W., the little sister character on the popular children’s cartoon, Arthur. Subscribe so you'll hear every episode right when they're released! The first episode launches June 29!  Follow @jasonszwimer for more! 
02:27
June 23, 2021