6 Amazing facts about "Lightyear"

"Lightyear," the latest film from the animation powerhouses at Pixar

The film is an origin story for Buzz Lightyear, the character “Toy Story” fans know and love.

"Lightyear" is now streaming on Disney+ and is still playing in select theaters.

While it’s a futuristic science fiction adventure saga, the film also has unexpected connections to Portland.

The cast is filled with a legendary crew that includes Chris Evans, Keke Palmer, Taika Waititi, James Brolin and many more talented actors.

A cool fun fact was that the NASA team took one of Pixar’s research trip photos to the International Space Station.