The 21-minute Frozen short that precedes the new Disney/Pixar film Coco has left US audiences both baffled and enraged, with claims that the overlong musical short film has caused audience confusion and demands for refunds.
John Lasseter is one of the most powerful figures in animation—nothing short of a living legend. With the 60-year-old taking a leave under the cloud of admitted “missteps,” past and present employees of the company are telling their stories.
For more than 20 years, young women at Pixar Animation Studios have been warned about the behavior of John Lasseter, who just disclosed that he is taking a leave due to inappropriate conduct with women.
Disney’s live-action Aladdin film won’t be out until May 2019, but Naomi Scott, who plays Princess Jasmine and is shooting the film in London right now, can assure you that her Jasmine will be a little different than the 1992 cartoon version.