Disney to buy Pixar?
MacWorld UK - 11/1/05

Disney to buy Pixar?

The New York Times thinks Disney may make an offer for Apple CEO Steve Jobs' other company, Pixar.

A report yesterday suggested Jobs would be willing to sell Pixar, but for the right price. In this case that's $5.9 billion. It's more likely Jobs will negotiate for Disney to extend its distribution deal with Pixar.

The report presumes that Disney may plump to make such an offer if its in-house animated movie Chicken Little fails to fly at box office. Such a result would underline how important Pixar is to Disney.
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