Timothy Allen Dick
, known professionally as Tim Allen
, is an American actor and comedian.
For Disney, he played Tim "The Toolman" Taylor in Home Improvement, Mike Baxter in Last Man Standing, Buzz Lightyear in the Toy Story franchise, Scott Calvin/Santa Claus in The Santa Clause films, Michael Cromwell in Jungle 2 Jungle, Dave Douglas in The Shaggy Dog, Elliot Arnold in Big Trouble, Doug Madsen in Wild Hogs and as the narrator in the 2012 Disneynature documentrary film Chimpanzee.
In 1999, he was named a Disney Legend, claiming the record for shortest time between his first contribution for the Walt Disney Company (in 1991, when he first started to work on Home Improvement) and being named a Disney Legend, until Phil Collins beat it in 2002.
Tim Allen with Tom Hanks at the premiere of Toy Story 2
Allen as Mike Baxter in Last Man Standing.
Tim Allen with Buzz Lightyear at Disney's Hollywood Studios.
Tim Allen behind the scenes of Toy Story 3
Tim Allen with Tom Hanks
recording dialogue for Toy Story 3
supervising Tim Allen's recording session for Toy Story 3
Tim Allen visits Jimmy Kimmel Live in March 2017.
Tim Allen attending the Last Man Standing panel during the 2018 Summer TCA Press Tour.
Tim Allen behind the scenes of Toy Story 4.
Tim Allen at premiere of Toy Story 4 in June 2019.