Will Disney fans lastly get to see what Buzz Lightyear would appear like in a cable-knit sweatshirt?
During its Investor Day 2020 on Thursday, Dec. 10, Disney revealed that Chris Evans will voice the cherished Space Ranger in an upcoming Pixar motion picture called Lightyear. The movie will have a look at Buzz Lightyear’s origin story and is slated to strike theaters on June 17, 2022.
Evans, who has a longstanding relationship with Disney after playing Captain America in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, required to Twitter to commemorate the news.
“I don’t even have the words,” he wrote, retweeting Pixar’s teaser video that appears to reveal a short intergalactic trip prior to including the movie’s title. There’s no tip yet about whether Woody or any of Buzz’s other good friends will be turning up.
Evans likewise shared a prolonged post to Instagram, composing that he “didn’t stop smiling through the ENTIRE pitch. Ear to ear.” He included that he was at first doubtful about handling the function that was come from by Tim Allen, as “no one could ever touch his performance,” however that Evans discovered he would be voicing a “different” character.
The Fantastic Four star likewise posted a follow-up tweet to clarify that he isn’t really changing Allen however is voicing the motivation for the toy that the Home Improvement alum would later on embody. “And just to be clear, this isn’t Buzz Lightyear the toy,” Evans composed. “This is the origin story of the human Buzz Lightyear that the toy is based on.”
The 39-year-old Knives Out star has actually kept a jam-packed schedule after hanging up the Captain America guard following 2019’s Avengers: Endgame. It was likewise revealed on Thursday that he will have a function in director Adam McKay‘s Don’t Look Up, Netflix’s satirical catastrophe movie that is presently in production and counts Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Lawrence amongst its star-studded cast.