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Toppled by Abuse Claims, Pixar Co-Founder Gets a Fresh Start

Jan 10, 2019 - The New York Times
Board and Executive Moves

LOS ANGELES -- John Lasseter, the Pixar co-founder who was forced to resign from the Walt Disney Company in June after complaints about unwanted touching in the workplace, has become one of the first men toppled in the #MeToo era to find a new Hollywood perch.

David Ellison, a ''Mission: Impossible'' producer and founder of Skydance Media, a production company affiliated with Paramount Pictures, said on Wednesday that Mr. Lasseter would become Skydance's animation chief. Mr. Lasseter, 61, ...