LIGHTYEAR is coming in fast from Disney-Pixar and today we have a solid first look at the animated film set to release June 17, 2022. New trailer, still, and poster give a sneak peek into the origin stories of Pixar’s most beloved space ranger plus we took a bunch of screen grabs for an even closer look.
LIGHTYEAR is sci-fi action-adventure that presents the definitive origin story of Buzz Lightyear—the hero who inspired the toy—introducing the legendary Space Ranger who would win generations of fans.
Chris Evans (“Knives Out,” “Avengers: Endgame”) lends his voice to Buzz. “The phrase ‘a dream come true’ gets thrown around a lot, but I’ve never meant it more in my life,” says Evans. “Anyone who knows me knows that my love for animated films runs deep. I can’t believe that I get to be a part of the Pixar family and work with these truly brilliant artists who tell stories unlike anyone else. Watching them work is nothing short of magic. I pinch myself every day.”
Annie Award-winning director and veteran Pixar animator Angus MacLane, who co-directed 2016’s “Finding Dory,” helms “Lightyear.” Galyn Susman (“Toy Story That Time Forgot” short) produces.
See it for Yourself
LIGHTYEAR soars into theaters June 17, 2022.