What is Pixar’s movie “Lightyear” about?
Now that a trailer has fallen for the new one Light year film, let’s see what it is.
Light year is a Pixar spin-off film that focuses on Buzz Lightyear, a character from the 90s Toy story movies.
When will Lightyear be released?
According to reports, Light year hits theaters on June 17, 2022, so put that in your calendar for now and we’ll keep you posted as soon as that’s confirmed.
Who plays Buzz Lightyear in the new movie?
Chris Evans voices Buzz Lightyear in the new movie and he’s thrilled to play the iconic animated character.
“Animated films were a huge part of my childhood. They were my escape. My adventures. My dreams,” Captain America star wrote on Twitter.
“They were my first window into the magic of storytelling and performing.
“To Pixar and Angus MacLane: ‘Thank you’ doesn’t even come close.”
As for the rest of the cast, we haven’t been told yet. We’ll let you know as soon as we hear something.
The film is directed by Angus MacLane, who co-directed Finding Dory in 2016. The writing credits go to Pete Doctor, the Managing Director of Pixar Animation Studios, who worked on Monsters Inc., At the top and Upside down to name a few.
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Light year will act as a prequel to the main Toy story movies.
The upcoming film has been described as “the definitive story of the original Buzz Lightyear” which will delve deep into the story of the “young test pilot who became the Space Ranger we all know today”.
“The movie we’re all working on is one that I’ve always wanted to see, and I can’t wait to share it with the rest of you in June,” MacLane said on Twitter. We can’t wait either!