Made his feature acting debut in Walt Disney's "The Santa Clause"
Featured in the David Mamet-directed "Redbelt"
Formed Boxing Cat Productions to work in graphic arts, design and commercial production
Reprised role for "The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause"
Reprised the voice of Buzz Lightyear in the animated blockbuster "Toy Story 3"
Starred in the cult favorite hit comedy "Galaxy Quest"
Made his TV debut as a writer/producer on the Showtime special "Tim Allen Rewires America"
Cast as Captain Zoom, an out-of-shape former superhero in "Zoom"
Cast in the comedy-adventure "Wild Hogs," as one of four middle-aged friends who decide to rev up their routine suburban lives with a freewheeling motorcycle trip
Co-starred with Rene Russo and Stanley Tucci in "Big Trouble"
Made his film debut, performing stand-up in "Comedy's Dirtiest Dozen" (only received festival screenings)
Played a man who sometimes turns into a sheepdog in a remake of Walt Disney's 1959 favorite "The Shaggy Dog"
Played the title role in the comedy "Joe Somebody"
Provided the voice of Buzz Lightyear in Disney's animated classic "Toy Story"
Received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame (November)
Reprised role for "The Santa Clause 2"
Cast in breakthrough starring role in ABC sitcom "Home Improvement" as Tim 'The Tool-Man' Taylor
Headlined his first TV comedy special "Men Are Pigs" (Showtime)
Made stand-up comedy debut at Detroit's Comedy Castle
Spotted by a Disney talent scout during a gig at the Los Angeles Improv comedy club
Co-starred with Jamie Lee Curtis in "Christmas with the Kranks"
Began playing the comedy circuit while working days at a Detroit ad agency
Moved with family from Denver, CO to Birmingham, MI
Performed stand-up on "Showtime Comedy Club All-Stars II"
Published the book <i>Don't Stand Too Close to a Naked Man</i>
Returned as the voice of Buzz Lightyear in the phenomenally successfull "Toy Story 2"
Starred in the Disney comedy "Jungle 2 Jungle"
Returned to series television with a starring role as a sporting-goods store marketer on ABC's "Last Man Standing"