John Lasseter

Toy Story 4 On Its Way!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Nearly two decades after Pixar Animation Studios created the world’s first computer-animated feature film with 'Toy Story', it has revealed plans fo...

Early Short Films Of Hollywood's Top Directors

Posted 02.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

Even Hollywood's most revered directors had to start somewhere. Many cut their teeth on short films. See how their styles have developed since their e...

John Lasseter Indepth: 'I've Realised I Don't Have To Grow Up'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

John Lasseter is a two-time Academy Award-winning director and creatively oversees all films and associated projects from Walt Disney and Pixar Animat...

Cars 2's Lightning McQueen Gets A Model Makeover (PICTURE)

The Huffington Post UK | Staff Writer | Posted 25.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

Taking a staggering 100 hours and using 5,554 toy cars, talented model maker Jay Sheppard has made a life-size model of the star of Cars and Cars 2, L...

The Story Behind A Press Junket: Cars 2

Caroline Frost | Posted 18.09.2011 | UK Entertainment
Caroline Frost

The press junket for Cars 2, which meant a pretty heavyweight offering of the combined talents of Michael Caine, Jason Isaacs and John Lasseter in a London hotel. The corridor was a military invasion of activity - stunning girls on walkie-talkies, security men patrolling the corridors, attendants talking in hushed tones - you could be forgiven for thinking you'd stumbled into a G8 summit.

Cars 2: The Sequel Nobody Asked For

Jack Pelling | Posted 17.09.2011 | UK Entertainment
Jack Pelling

In 2006 something happened that no one could have conceived of - Pixar produced it's first bad picture. Cars still performed at the box office but it lacked the warmth and exemplary story telling that the studio was famous for and was expected to produce. It seems strange, then, for a studio which has for the best part resisted sequels to make one that no one asked for.