Jun 11, 2018 · After struggling for months over what to do about John Lasseter, The Walt Disney Co. has decided to let the animation guru go.
The future of Disney animated movies has been put in new hands. Jennifer Lee and Pete Docter will now head up Walt Disney Animation Studios and Pixar, respectively.
With John Lasseter’s exit from Walt Disney Animation and Pixar, new leadership in the persons of Jennifer Lee and Pete Docter respectively will step into executive roles.
Walt Disney Studios chairman Alan Horn announced Tuesday that two animated film Oscar winners will succeed John Lasseter, set to leave Disney and Pixar at the year’s end.
Pete Docter and Jennifer Lee aren’t technically «new» to the Disney team, but they just got promoted to replace John Lasseter.
Jun 19, 2018 · Walt Disney Co. has named two acclaimed animation filmmakers to lead its key Walt Disney and Pixar animation studios after the departure of top creative executive John Lasseter.
Jun 09, 2018 · Disney has announced that John Lasseter, the chief creative officer at Walt Disney Animation Studios and Pixar, will leave the company at the end of 2018.
Lasseter had been on a self-imposed leave from Pixar and Walt Disney Animation since November, with insiders assuming he would never return, but now we know he’ll remain in a “consulting” position for the rest of the year before fully leaving.
Jun 19, 2018 · Docter will lead Pixar while Lee will be head of Walt Disney Animation. Both will replace John Lasseter after he stepped down earlier this month, after admitting to “missteps”, but will stay with Disney in a consultant role until the end of the year.
Walt Disney Co. has named two acclaimed animation filmmakers to lead its key Walt Disney and Pixar animation studios after the departure of top creative executive John Lasseter.
Disney made a huge announcement today that is sure to impact the future of their company significantly, announcing who will essentially replace the legendary John Lasseter as creative leads for their Disney and Pixar Animation Studios. Find out more.