Episode 142″ – Art Director Doug Haverty (Part 3)
Original Air Date – January 19, 2022
After gushing all about the news regarding Weird Al’s sophomore film and the magical casting of Daniel Radcliffe for the role of Weird Al – Dave and Ethan conclude their interview with prolific Weird Al art director Doug Haverty. Doug discusses working on additional non-album projects for Al, and shares a universally hilarious story about working with the Godfather of Soul – Mr. James Brown!
Doug Haverty was the art director for many of Weird Al’s albums, music videos, and much of his promotional artwork. Doug worked closely with Weird Al from Off The Deep End through Running With Scissors, as well as on the Official Limited Edition Trading Cards from the early 2010s. In addition to his work with Weird Al, Doug is a librettist, actor, and playwright. His award-winning plays and musicals have been produced around the world.