He is Disney/Pixar's Cheif Creative Officer, and now he will be receiving his own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. John Lasseter is set to be honored November 1 in a special ceremony near the El Capitan Theater.
Fans of Disney/Pixar films might also recognize Lasseter's name from "Cars", "Cars 2", and "Toy Story" as he directed both films.
Currently, Lasseter is busy working on the addition of Cars Land to Disney's California Adventure which is planned to open next summer.
Lasseter's star on the Walk of Fame is number 2,453.