The pair will hold key executive positions at the Lucasfilm division.
From Mickey to Marvel, Buzz Lightyear to Homer Simpson, Disney is home to a who’s who of animation legends.
Alan Bergman and Alan Horn will share the co-chairman title at Disney Studios.
“The Simpsons” is one of the surprise animation series that’s heading to Disney’s new streaming service.
What exactly does Disney currently own?
After more than a year of waiting, animation workers will soon receive the first payment from the $170 million settlement they won from various animation studios.
Read our quick primer on the latest “Star Wars” film: “Solo.”
The artists win!
Animation dream job or sweatshop: this site can help you find the answer.
The new web site explains how artists will receive the nearly-$19 million settlement fund from Blue Sky and Sony Pictures.
This is a significant victory for the hard-working members of the feature animation community.
Take a few minutes to understand the lawsuit that industry artists have filed against the big American studios and why it matters.
Film producer Sam Mercer has been hired to run ILM’s four studios in San Francisco, Vancouver, London, and Singapore.
A judge rule that animation artists can continue a case against studios which allegedly suppressed wages for decades through fraud.
The Blu-ray set will be available on September 1st.
CEO Bob Iger has driven the Disney Company to record profits. But how long will his strategy work?
But the fight isn’t over yet. Animation artists have 30 days to produce new evidence.
The major studios filed a motion last Friday in federal court asking a judge to dismiss the antitrust wage-fixing lawsuit that had been filed by animation industry employees.
The wage-theft scheme operated by major American animation studios continues to grow with no end in sight.
Shocking details of wage-theft conspiracy emerge in a class action lawsuit filed against DreamWorks, Disney, Pixar, Lucasfilm, Digital Domain 3.0, Sony Pictures Imageworks and others.
Pixar and Disney Animation president Ed Catmull has always had a reputation as a decent person, but newly revealed court documents show that he’s been working against the interests of Pixar’s employees for years, as well as trying to hurt other studios who didn’t play by his rules.
Tech site Pando Daily has been providing amazing coverage of the Department of Justice antitrust invesigation and subsequent class action lawsuits over wage-fixing amongst Silicon Valley tech companies and animation studios.
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