Tom Hanks questions Pixar -Why Chris Evans being cast in Lightyear instead of Tim Allen

Tom Hanks has questioned Pixar why Tim Allen wasn’t asked to voice Buzz in Lightyear.

When the film was announced, many assumed Allen would be voicing the character Buzz Lightyear.

However, it was revealed that Chris Evans would be doing .

Evans defended , that the film was based on real-life astronaut that inspired the toy within the Pixar universe.

Meanwhile, director Angus MacLane described the decision as “intentional”

Hanks and Allen have remained friends since first voicing the characters in the first Toy Story film, which was released in 1995.

he said," How about that? I actually wanted to go head-to-head with Tim Allen and then they didn't let Tim Allen do it. I don't understand that."

Lightyear is in cinemas now