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

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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...