Alan F. Horn is the chairman of the Walt Disney Studios.
Horn grew up on Long Island, New York in Riverhead.
Horn graduated from Union College in Schenectady, New York in 1964. In 1972 he received MBA from Harvard Business School.
Prior to joining The Walt Disney Company, Horn was President and COO of Warner Bros.. Under his leadership, Warner Bros. had many hits, including the Harry Potter series and Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight trilogy. Horn served in various positions at 20th Century Fox and at Norman Lear's television production company, Tandem Productions. He was also one of the founders of Castle Rock Entertainment, a company he oversaw at Warner.
Horn also sits on the board of directors of Univision.
Horn currently lives in the East Gate Bel Air section of Los Angeles, California with his wife, Cindy Horn (née Harrell). They have one daughter, actress Cody Horn (Magic Mike).