MCU film series Captain America fame Chris Evans will soon be seen essaying a titular character in a sci-fi animated film Lightyear. The film will serve as a spin-off in the successful franchise Toy Story.
Lightyear made quite a buzz since the release of its teaser, it got 8.3 crore views in the first 24 hrs of its release. On SM platform Youtube the trailer has been viewed over 1.3 crore times so far (as of Feb 9).
Star Cast of Lightyear
Lightyear is directed by Angus MacLane and written by Pete Docter. It explores the origin story of the titular character Buzz Lightyear.
Chris Evans gave the voice to main character Buzz Lightyear, known American actress-singer Keke Palmer (Izzy), Dale Soules (Steel), Taika Waititi (Morrison), Peter Sohn (Sox), Uzo Aduba (Hawthorn), James Brolin, Mary McDonald-Lewis, Efren Ramirez (Diaz), and Isiah Whitlock Jr. (Commander Burnside).
Lightyear Release Date
The Distributors Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures announced in Dec 2020 that they would be releasing Lightyear in theatres on 17 June 2022.
Lightyear is backed by Galyn Susman under the banner Walt Disney Pictures and Pixar Animation Studios. Michael Giacchino gave the music.
Makers unveiled the official trailer of Lightyear on Feb 8 on various social media platforms and the trailer also garnered a lot of eyeballs, on Youtube the trailer has been viewed over 74 lakh times within 24 hrs.
Watch The Official Trailer
Official Trailer 2
The new trailer of the film sci-fi adventure comedy is attracting a lot of eyeballs also, as the makers have revealed more details on the film in this one, here check this out below
Keke Palmer Tweet
One of the main leads from the film, Keke Palmer took to Twitter and shared the release date among fans, she wrote, “Every Hero Has a Beginning. I am Thrilled to Go on An Intergalactic Adventure in Disney/Pixar’s Lightyear!!! I Have Always Loved Buzz, I am So Excited I Get To Share the Screen With Him.” She Further confirmed the release date, “Coming June 17, 2022”
Every hero has a beginning. 🚀 I am thrilled to go on an intergalactic adventure in Disney / Pixar’s #Lightyear!!!! I have always loved Buzz, I’m so excited I get to share the screen with him. Coming June 17, 2022. 💫 💫 pic.twitter.com/TYnDGHgEZB
— Keke Palmer (@KekePalmer) February 8, 2022
Main Leads Upcoming Films
Talking about the main lead Chris Evans, the actor appeared in two films (Free Guy and Netflix film Don’t Look Up) as cameo roles in the year 2021. And the actor next will be seen in a much-hyped Netflix action thriller film The Gray Man.
On the other, the actress Keke Palmer is seen in three films this year Krystin Ver Linden’s directorial thriller film Alice, Lightyear, and Jordan Peele’s horror film Nope.
Other than this, the actress is also geared up for her two television series The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder and Human Resources.