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She Quit Movie
Feb 26, 2019 1:43 PM CST
Emma Thompson Slams Studio, Explains Why She Quit Movie
Actress can't believe Skydance hired former Disney exec John Lasseter after accusations
- Emma Thompson made waves last month when she dropped out of an animated movie from Skydance Animation. She's making even bigger waves with a letter she shared with the
Los Angeles Times
explaining just why she quit
. In her letter to the studio, Thompson says it's all...
After 'Missteps' at Disney,
John Lasseter Has a New Job
Jan 9, 2019 6:34 PM CST
After 'Missteps' at Disney, John Lasseter Has a New Job
He stepped down from Disney in 2017 amid accusations of misconduct
- More than a year after taking a leave of absence from his role as creative chief at Pixar and Disney due to “missteps” that made employees there feeling “disrespected and uncomfortable,” John Lasseter has a new gig overseeing Skydance Animation. He will start this month, per the...
Pixar Co-Founder's 'Missteps'
Cost Him His Job at Disney
Jun 9, 2018 7:30 AM CDT
Pixar Co-Founder's 'Missteps' Cost Him His Job at Disney
John Lasseter has been on leave for unwanted hugging
- The man who co-founded Pixar and is seen as the creative force behind blockbusters such as the
franchises will soon be out of a job at Disney. John Lasseter, 61, has been on leave from parent company Disney since November after allegations of improper workplace behavior...
Toy Story 4
Nov 22, 2017 5:10 AM CST
Rashida Jones Explains Her Exit From
Toy Story 4
It doesn't involve advances from John Lasseter
- John Lasseter is on a leave of absence from Disney and Pixar over "unwanted hugs" and other alleged misconduct—but screenwriter Rashida Jones says his behavior was not the reason for her departure from
Toy Story 4
. In a statement seen by
, Jones and writing partner Will...
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