Alan Horn
Robert Maxwell for Variety
United States
2020

The Walt Disney Company

Alan
Horn

Chief Creative Officer, Studios Content

Disney Studios’ top exec since 2012, Horn has presided over an unprecedented period of growth, highlighted by the integrations of Lucasfilm and the Fox film studios in 2012 and 2019, respectively, and the studio’s expansion into content production for Disney’s streaming services. During his tenure, Disney has also set records at the box office, surpassing $7 billion globally in 2016 and 2018 and $11 billion in 2019, heights unmatched by any other studio. Prior to joining Disney, Horn served as president and chief operating officer of Warner Bros. from 1999 to 2011, when the studio’s output included the eight “Harry Potter” blockbusters, and cofounded Castle Rock Entertainment in 1987.

Career

  • STAR WARS: EPISODE VII - THE FORCE AWAKENS
  • AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR
  • THE LION KING

Education

  • Union College (NY, USA)
  • Harvard University (MA, USA)

Variety Honors

  • 2017 Variety500 Honoree
  • 2018 Variety500 Honoree
  • 2019 Variety500 Honoree

Philanthropy

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Alan Bergman Named Disney Studios Chairman, Alan Horn Serving as Chief Creative Officer

Alan Bergman Named Disney Studios Chairman, Alan Horn Serving as Chief Creative Officer

Alan Bergman has been named chairman of Disney Studios Content, where he will help guide the company's push into the world of streaming and reemergence from a global health crisis that has upended traditional ways of doing business.Alan Horn, who served as co-chairman of the studios group with Bergman, isn't stepping down despite rumors that he was eyeing retirement. He will continue to serve as the division’s chief creative officer, helping to guide the company's film slate. Both men will...

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