For the climate advocacy powerhouse the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), Julia Louis-Dreyfus is an indispensable asset."She has a megaphone," the group's CEO and president Manish Bapna told Variety on Tuesday at the NRDC Night of Comedy at NeueHouse in Hollywood. "She can reach audiences that we can't otherwise reach... The window is closing. We've got to move now. There's an urgency to this. It's about protecting the air we breathe. It's about a better life. And she can tell...
Horn exited Disney at the end of 2021 after a decade of leaps and bounds, leaving Alan Bergman to continue overseeing his division as the current chairman of studios content. Horn focused on the creative side of Mouse House projects, from its various film and TV studios brands (including Pixar, Walt Disney Animation, Marvel, Lucasfilm and Searchlight) to Disney Theatrical Productions. Horn came to Disney in 2012, after serving as president and COO of Warner Bros. from 1999 to 2011. At Disney, he presided over significant growth, including the integration of Lucasfilm in 2012, Fox film studios in 2019 and the company’s successful expansion into content production for its streaming services, namely Disney+.