How Chris Witaske turned his beloved Chicago Party Aunt Twitter account into a new animated series on Netflix

Anna Davlantes

WESTWOOD, CALIFORNIA – JANUARY 28: Chris Witaske attends the premiere of Paramount Pictures and BET Films’ “What Men Want” at Regency Village Theatre on January 28, 2019 in Westwood, California. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)

Actor, comedian and former Chicagoan Chris Witaske joins Anna to talk about how his Twitter account, Chicago Party Aunt, is going to be made into a Netflix television series. Chris tells Anna how he would describe Chicago Party Aunt, where he drew some of he inspiration for Chicago Party Aunt, when he created the Chicago Party Aunt Twitter account, how he was able to get a deal with Netflix, and if we are going to see an animated character for the great Tom Skilling.

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