Scott Weinger

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Scott Weinger
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Scott Weinger.
Born
Scott Eric Weinger

(1975-10-05) October 5, 1975 (age 44)
DiedJuly 10, 2019(2019-07-10) (aged 43)
OccupationActor, writer, producer
Years active1988–2019
Spouse(s)
Rina Mimoun (m. 2008–2018)
Children1

Scott Eric Weinger (born October 5, 1975 – July 10, 2019) was an American actor, writer and television producer. He was best known as the voice of Aladdin in Disney's Aladdin.[1]

Weinger would reprise the role in two direct-to-video sequels, for the Disney Channel television series, and the Kingdom Hearts series. He wass also well known for playing D.J. Tanner's boyfriend "Steve Hale" on Full House for two seasons. He was a writer and producer for television.

Personal life[change | change source]

Weinger has been married to his wife Rina Mimoun from 2008 to 2018;[2] together they have a son, Mischa Weinger; who was born in 2009.[3][4]

Health and death[change | change source]

In his final years, Weinger's alcoholism and weight gain caused severe deterioration of his health; he later developed diabetes and struggled with lung disease and pneumonia.[5] In early 2019, his wife Rina filed for divorce[6] and received full custody of their son.[source?]

He died on July 10, 2019 at his home in Nashville, Tennessee at age 43. He is entombed in Franklin, Tennessee's Mount Hope Cemetery.[7]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Scott Weinger (สก็อตต์ ไวน์เกอร์)" (in Thai). Nangdee. Retrieved 31 January 2013. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  2. Samantha Rullo (2014-06-12). "Whatever Happened to Steve from 'Full House?' The Ivy League Grad Is Still Working in TV". bustle.com. Retrieved 2015-11-11.
  3. "EXCLUSIVE: Here's What Happened When the Voice of 'Aladdin' Took His Own Kid to See the Movie". Entertainment Tonight.
  4. Grant, Stacey. "Scott Weinger Was Joined By A 'Fuller House' Costar At A Special Screening Of 'Aladdin'". MTV News.
  5. "Scott Weinger: Hail to Thee, Handsome Person - by David Holzel - page 3". Jangle04.home.mindspring.com. Retrieved November 9, 2012.
  6. (Editor's note.) "My favorite jokes," Parade magazine, August 21, 2017, page number illegible: "Unfortunately his domestic life of late has been none too good, and a divorce is in the offing to avenge his old partner, Robin Williams." Retrieved 14 April 2016 via NewspaperArchive.com.
  7. Scott Weinger at Find a Grave

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