Dave Hollis Death: What Was the Cause Behind the Death of Dave Hollis?
Dave Hollis, the former head of distribution for Disney, has departed for the heavenly home. Up to his resignation in 2018, he presided over global distribution for the business. At his Austin, Texas, home, he drew his final breath. According to a spokesperson for Dave, Hollis passed away on February 11, 2023, on a Saturday night, at the age of 47. For more information about Dave Hollis's cause of death, keep reading.
How Did Dave Hollis Die?
Dave Hollis, a former Disney executive and president of the studio's global distribution, has reportedly passed away, according to a number of media outlets. On Saturday night, he passed suddenly at the age of 47 at his Austin, Texas, home.
Variety has stated that Hollis just underwent surgery for heart-related problems. The true cause of Dave Hollis's death has not yet been made public as of this writing.
When Did Dave Hollis Take Over as Disney's Head of Distribution?
For those of you who are unaware, let us inform you that Dave took over as Chuck Viane's replacement as Disney's head of theatrical distribution in 2011. He oversaw films from Marvel Studios, Lucasfilm, and Pixar as well as live-action remakes of vintage animated films and brand-new animated productions during this time, which coincided with several of the studio's biggest box office hits in its history.
“I can't count the number of ‘pinch-me‘ moments I've had in my tenure at Disney,” Dave said in a statement at the time of his resignation from the organisation. “In a world where so few possibilities could compare, the chance to support my wife and aid in the expansion of her business was something I couldn't pass up,” he continued.
Hollis was an executive in addition to hosting his own podcast, Rise Together. He also wrote two self-help books: Built Through Courage: Face Your Fears to Live the Life You Were Meant for and Get Out of Your Own Way: A Skeptic's Guide to Growth and Fulfillment. In addition to this, he also wrote Here's to Your Dreams! : A Teatime with Noah Book, a picture book for kids.
The Dave Hollis Giving Fund, which strives to aid foster children and homeless youths, was founded by Dave. In addition, he sat on the boards of National Angeles, Will Rogers Motion Picture Pioneers, and Fandango Labs. He was also a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
About Dave Hollis
When we looked into Hollis' personal life, we discovered that he married Rachel Hollis in 2004. They ultimately divorced because their marriage was not designed to continue forever. Recently, the two of them got divorced. There are four kids left behind by him.
We are sending Dave Hollis' friends and family our sincere condolences during this difficult time. May his soul rest in peace. Keep checking back with us for the most recent information from the entertainment industry.