John Lasseter Bringing More Diverse Characters To Disney Movies


John Lasseter was recently asked if there was talk about the possibility of a black protagonist in upcoming Disney/Pixar movies in a recent press conference for the upcoming new movie "Inside Out".   Lasseter responded how Disney/Pixar wants to bring more diverse characters to upcoming Disney movies including more female and ethnic characters.  Lasseter also reflected about how when he started in animation, it was a very male oriented industry.Over the years, more women and more people from … [Read more...]

68th Annual Cannes Film Festival Premieres Inside Out

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Walt Disney Pictures/Pixar Studios upcoming new movie "Inside Out" premiered at the 68th Annual Cannes Film Festival. In attendance were CCO John Lasseter, director Pete Doctor, producer Jonas Rivera and members of the US cast including Amy Poeler, Mindy Kaling, Lewis Black and Phyllis Smith along with the French voice cast.Telling us the story of Riley's move to the big city and the transition she goes through,"Inside Out" takes us into Headquarters, the control center of Riley's mind. … [Read more...]

Pixar Studios Shares Clips From Inside Out

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Pixar Studios has released new movie clips from the upcoming film, "Inside Out" coming to theatres, June 19, 2015.    Inside Out brings us all new characters including Riley (Kaitlyn Dias) and the 5 emotions - Joy (Amy Poehler), Fear (Bill Hader), Anger (Lewis Black), Disgust (Mindy Kaling), Sadness (Phyllis Smith).Check out the 2 clips below!Disgust and Anger are the stars in this clip.Long Term Memory brings us a unique view full of color and magic.Loretta Garcia, … [Read more...]

Director Brad Bird Announces The Incredibles Sequel Is Coming!


Brad Bird has announced that he will be working on the sequel to The Incredibles.   Pixar fans have been waiting for this announcement forever and based on Bird's comments it looks like it is the next project on the Pixar List.  Although still in the planning stages, the announcement brings excitement to fans who have been asking for a sequel forever.  Bird, who's latest project "Tomorrowland" comes to theatres, May 22nd, shared he has lots of pages full of stuff he did not get to use in the … [Read more...]

“Inside Out” Premieres At The 2015 Cannes Film Festival

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Disney Pixar's upcoming new movie, "Inside Out" will  be part of the exclusive list at the 68th Annual Cannes Film Festival.    Directed by Pete Doctor and Ronnie Del Carmen and produced by Jonas Rivera, who along with members of the cast, will be at the Cannes Film Festival, for the world premiere.“We are overjoyed at being included in this year's official selection at Cannes,” said Docter. “With ‘Inside Out,’ we spent years imagining – and then building – never-before-seen settings and … [Read more...]