"Lightyear" is an American computer-animated science fiction action-adventure film directed by Angus MacLane.
The starring cast includes Chris Evans as Buzz Lightyear, Keke Palmer as Izzy Hawthorne, Dale Soules as Darby Steel, Taika Waititi as Morrison, Peter Sohn as Sox, Uzo Aduba as Alisha Hawthorne, James Brolin as Emperor Zurg, Mary McDonald-Lewis as Qurinside, Efren Ramirez as Diaz and Isiah Whitlock Jr. as Commander Burnside.

Here are "Lightyear" movie trailer, plot summary, full cast and characters, release date, streaming services and everything we know so far.

Trailer

Is there a trailer for Lightyear movie?

Pixar on Thursday, April 21, 2022 released the trailer for "Lightyear" you can watch here:
Lightyear | Official Trailer 2.

Plot summary

What is Lightyear movie plot?

Here is a short review of "Lightyear" movie plot summary.

Lightyear revolves around the fictional origin story of the original Buzz Lightyear (Chris Evans), the character who inspired the action figure in the Toy Story films. In this film, Buzz does his first test flight for Star Command, but he ends up time travelling 62 years into the future instead and must now find a way to return home. However, when the evil Emperor Zurg (James Brolin) threatens the universe's safety along the way, Buzz may be its only hope to save it.

Cast

Who plays who in the Lightyear movie cast?

Here is the full cast and characters of "Lightyear" movie. Actors and actresses are sorted mostly in credits order.

Chris Evans  as Buzz Lightyear
Keke Palmer  as Izzy Hawthorne Alisha's granddaughter
Dale Soules  as Darby Steel
Taika Waititi  as Morrison
Peter Sohn  as Sox
Uzo Aduba  as Alisha Hawthorne Lightyear's friend and Izzy's grandmother
James Brolin  as Emperor Zurg
Mary McDonald-Lewis  as Qurinside
Efren Ramirez  as Diaz
Isiah Whitlock Jr.  as Commander Burnside

Release date

When is Lightyear movie release date?

"Lightyear" movie release date was scheduled to be on June 17, 2022 distributing by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures Argentina and Forum Hungary.

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