Millstein to head Disney Animation, Morris general manager of Pixar

Variety reports that Andrew Millstein has been named general manager of Disney Animation, while Jim Morris will perform the same job for Pixar Animation Studios. Millstein and Morris have both recently been involved in overseeing the digital direction of both studios, and each report to Ed Catmull, president of Disney and Pixar. Millstein previously oversaw the creation of special-effects for Disney features, while Miller produced the sci-fi hit Wall-E.