Pixar Co-Founder Ed Catmull to Retire from Walt Disney Company

By |2018-10-23T18:44:58+00:00October 24th, 2018|Categories: Disney, Entertainment, Pixar|Tags: , , , , , , |

Pixar co-founder Ed Catmull is retiring. The 73-year old will be retiring from leading both the Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios next year. He will continue on in an advisory role through July 2019. [...]

Did You Know: Seven Facts About Pixar Represented at Pixar Pier’s Lamplight Lounge

By |2018-06-24T11:56:14+00:00June 24th, 2018|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Food News, Geek Eats, Guides, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Pixar artwork chandelier in Lamplight Lounge at Pixar Pier Pixar Pier is now open and so is the Lamplight Lounge. This dining location is sure to be popular with its Pixar themed decor, [...]

Jennifer Lee and Pete Docter Named Chief Creative Officers of Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios

By |2018-06-19T15:39:54+00:00June 19th, 2018|Categories: Disney, Entertainment, Pixar|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The Walt Disney Company named new Chief Creative Officers to both the Walt Disney Animation Studios and Pixar Animation Studios. Jennifer Lee has been named the Chief Creative Officer for Walt Disney Animation Studios. Pete [...]

Disney Considering Giving John Lasseter a Limited Role in Potential Return

By |2018-05-16T12:30:00+00:00May 16th, 2018|Categories: Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Last November, citing missteps, John Lasseter stepped away from his responsibilities at The Walt Disney Company. At the time this was to be for a six-month leave of absence. As the six-month period wraps-up, speculation [...]

Pixar Fest, the Biggest Theme Park Celebration of Stories and Characters from Pixar Animation Studios, Comes to the Disneyland Resort April 13-Sept. 3, 2018

By |2018-03-11T10:06:36+00:00March 11th, 2018|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

First-Ever Pixar Fest Features a New Nighttime Spectacular Celebrating Friendship Plus the Return of ‘Paint the Night’ and ‘Pixar Play Parade’ Anaheim, Calif. (Feb. 26, 2018) – Pixar Fest, the biggest Pixar celebration ever to [...]

Citing “Missteps,” John Lasseter Takes Six Month Leave of Absence from Disney and Pixar

By |2017-11-21T13:13:27+00:00November 21st, 2017|Categories: Disney, Entertainment, Pixar|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Disney Pixar Animation Studios chief creative officer John Lasseter is taking a six month leave of absence. The move was announced in a memo that was sent out to employees today. It was obtained by [...]

Things Get Animated During Animation Panel at D23 Expo

By |2017-07-14T21:56:07+00:00July 14th, 2017|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Disney, Entertainment, Pixar|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

D23 EXPO 2017 - Friday, July 14, 2017 - The Ultimate Disney Fan Event - brings together all the worlds of Disney under one roof for three packed days of presentations, pavilions, experiences, concerts, [...]