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Timothy Allen Dick was born on June 13, 1953, in Denver, Colorado, USA, to Martha Katherine (Fox) and Gerald M. Dick. His father, a real-estate salesman, was killed in a collision with a drunk driver while driving his family home from a University of Colorado football game, when Tim was 11 years-old. His mother, a community-service worker, ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 22 wins & 31 nominations. See more awards »

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 2015 Cristela (TV Series)
Mike Baxter
 2014 Toy Story That Time Forgot (TV Short)
Buzz Lightyear (voice)
 2013 Toy Story of Terror (TV Short)
Buzz Lightyear (voice)
 2013 3 Geezers!
 2012 Penguins
Narrator (U.S. version, voice)
 2010 Toy Story 3 (Video Game)
Buzz Lightyear (voice)
 2010 Toy Story 3
Buzz Lightyear (voice)
 2008 Toy Story Midway Mania! (Short)
Buzz Lightyear (voice)
 2006 Cars
Buzz Lightyear Car (voice)
 2003 These Guys (TV Movie)
Narrator (voice)
 2001 Toy Story Racer (Video Game)
Buzz Lightyear (voice)
 1999 Toy Story 2 (Video Game)
Buzz Lightyear (voice)
 1999 Toy Story 2
Buzz Lightyear (voice)
 1998 Spin City (TV Series)
- The Kidney's All Right (1998) ... Rags (voice)
 1998 The Larry Sanders Show (TV Series)
Tim Allen
- Flip (1998) ... Tim Allen
 1997 Soul Man (TV Series)
Tim Taylor
 1996 The Drew Carey Show (TV Series)
Tim Allen
- The Front (1996) ... Tim Allen (uncredited)
 1995 Toy Story
Buzz Lightyear (voice)
 1990 ABC TGIF (TV Series)
Tim Taylor
 1988 Tropical Snow
Baggage Handler
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TV/Radio commercials: Voice-over for "Pure Michigan" campaign. See more »

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8 Interviews | 6 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 8 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Timothy Dick


5' 10½" (1.79 m)

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Personal Quote:

Women now have choices. They can be married, not married, have a job, not have a job, be married with children, unmarried with children. Men have the same choice we've always had: work, or prison. See more »


In 2013 he became the spokesman for Pure Michigan. See more »


The catchphrase, "It's Tool Time!" See more »


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