Disney, Pixar Animation executive John Lasseter to take a leave of absence, citing ‘missteps’

John Lasseter, the chief creative officer of Pixar and Walt Disney Animation Studios, is taking a leave of absence, citing unspecified “missteps,” according to a memo to staff.

Lasseter, the pioneering executive who built Pixar Animation Studios into an entertainment juggernaut and helped revive…

John Lasseter, the chief creative officer of Pixar and Walt Disney Animation Studios, is taking a leave of absence, citing unspecified “missteps,” according to a memo to staff.

Lasseter, the pioneering executive who built Pixar Animation Studios into an entertainment juggernaut and helped revive...