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Keke Palmer joins Chris Evans leading the stars at Lightyear premiere in LA

Keke Palmer turned up the glamour factor at the star-studded premiere of the new Disney film Lightyear when it was held in Los Angeles this Wednesday.

The Toy Story spin-off is computer animated and features Keke, 28, in a major voice role amid a glittering cast who joined her on the evening’s red carpet.

Chris Evans, who plays the title role of Buzz Lightyear, was also an unmistakable presence at the event, showing off his musclebound arms in a short-sleeved shirt.

Swanking about: The Toy Story spin-off is computer animated and features Keke, 28, in a major voice role amid a glittering cast who joined her on the evening's red carpet

Looking fab: Keke Palmer turned up the glamour factor at the star-studded premiere of the new Disney film Lightyear when it was held in Los Angeles this Wednesday

Buzz Lightyear is an action figure who comes to life in the Toy Story films, while the new movie provides an origin story for the flesh-and-blood ‘Space Ranger’ on whom the toy was modeled.

Over the course of the movie the title character finds himself lost on a faraway planet struggling to return to Earth – only to be impeded by the machinations of James Brolin’s Emperor Zurg. 

The glittering cast includes dreamboat director Taika Waititi, who is known for his work in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and Dale Soules, who co-starred with Uzo on Orange Is The New Black.

Keke cut a sprightly figure at the fete, slipping into a dazzling true blue sequined skirt over a colorful skintight top that emphasized her enviably svelte frame.

When you got it: Keke cut a sprightly figure at the fete, slipping into a dazzling true blue sequined skirt over a colorful skintight top that emphasized her enviably svelte frame

When you got it: Keke cut a sprightly figure at the fete, slipping into a dazzling true blue sequined skirt over a colorful skintight top that emphasized her enviably svelte frame

When you got it: Chris Evans, who plays the title role of Buzz Lightyear, was also an unmistakable presence at the event, showing off his musclebound arms in a short-sleeved shirt

Sizzling sensation: Chris, who became a global heartthrob through his role as Captain America in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, went for 1970s chic in a salmon, black, white, rust and tan print shirt

When you got it: Chris Evans, who plays the title role of Buzz Lightyear, was also an unmistakable presence at the event, showing off his musclebound arms in a short-sleeved shirt

Opting for green eye-makeup that complemented a trace of green in the print of her top, she balanced expertly on a highlighter-green pair of sky-high stilettos.

Meanwhile Chris, who became a global heartthrob through his role as Captain America in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, went for 1970s chic in a salmon, black, white, rust and tan print shirt.

He teamed the top with a pair of charcoal trousers and added an extra dash of style to the ensemble by warding off the summery rays with bronze-tinted shades.

Chris, whose role was originally played by Tim Allen in the Toy Story films, got in a bit of mingling during his time on the red carpet including with his jokey ‘Twitter girlfriend’ Yvette Nicole Brown.

In the flesh at last: Chris, whose role was originally played by Tim Allen in the Toy Story films, got in a bit of mingling during his time on the red carpet including with his jokey 'Twitter girlfriend' Yvette Nicole Brown

In the flesh at last: Chris, whose role was originally played by Tim Allen in the Toy Story films, got in a bit of mingling during his time on the red carpet including with his jokey ‘Twitter girlfriend’ Yvette Nicole Brown

There she is: Despite not being in Lightyear, Yvette appeared to be a social success at the film's premiere this Thursday, sidling up to Keke for a snapshot as well

There she is: Despite not being in Lightyear, Yvette appeared to be a social success at the film’s premiere this Thursday, sidling up to Keke for a snapshot as well

Despite not being in Lightyear, Yvette appeared to be a social success at the film’s premiere this Thursday, sidling up to Keke for a snapshot as well.

A number of famous names who are not in the film nevertheless made their presence felt at the premiere, including Girls Trip star Tiffany Haddish and The Real World alum Jamie Chung.

Jamie could be seen posing up a storm for the shutterbugs with fellow actress Sherry Cola, who like her was decked out in an eye-popping bubblegum pink ensemble.

Celebs galore flocked to the Lightyear premiere, from child star Xochitl Gomez, who is not in the film, to Orange Is The New Black star Uzo Aduba, who is.

What a night: A number of famous names who are not in the film nevertheless made their presence felt at the premiere, including Girls Trip star Tiffany Haddish

Reality star: The Real World alum Jamie Chung could be spotted making her way around the red carpet fete as well

What a night: A number of famous names who are not in the film nevertheless made their presence felt at the premiere, including Girls Trip star Tiffany Haddish and The Real World alum Jamie Chung

Match-up: Jamie could be seen posing up a storm for the shutterbugs with fellow actress Sherry Cola, who like her was decked out in an eye-popping bubblegum pink ensemble

Match-up: Jamie could be seen posing up a storm for the shutterbugs with fellow actress Sherry Cola, who like her was decked out in an eye-popping bubblegum pink ensemble

Known names: Celebs galore flocked to the Lightyear premiere, including child star Xochitl Gomez, who is not in the film

Glowing in green: ,Orange Is The New Black star Uzo Aduba, who is in the film, also made a splash at the big premiere

Known names: Celebs galore flocked to the Lightyear premiere, from child star Xochitl Gomez (left), who is not in the film, to Orange Is The New Black star Uzo Aduba (right), who is

By the way: Lightyear made headlines over the decision to cut a gay kiss involving Uzo's character, only to then put it back in as Disney placed itself in opposition to Florida's Parental Rights In Education Bill

By the way: Lightyear made headlines over the decision to cut a gay kiss involving Uzo’s character, only to then put it back in as Disney placed itself in opposition to Florida’s Parental Rights In Education Bill

Midnight Cowboy icon Jon Voight exuded star power even at the age of 83, and Barbra Streisand’s husband James Brolin was as dashing as ever at 81. 

Lightyear made headlines over the decision to cut a gay kiss involving Uzo’s character, only to then put it back in as Disney placed itself in opposition to Florida’s Parental Rights In Education Bill.

Helmed by Angus MacLane, who previously co-directed Finding Dory for Pixar, the new Lightyear movie will bow in movie theaters all over the United States on June 17.

Dazzling: Buzz Lightyear is an action figure who comes to life in the Toy Story films, while the new movie provides an origin story for the flesh-and-blood 'Space Ranger' on whom the toy was modeled

Dazzling: Buzz Lightyear is an action figure who comes to life in the Toy Story films, while the new movie provides an origin story for the flesh-and-blood ‘Space Ranger’ on whom the toy was modeled

In the offing: Helmed by Angus MacLane, who previously co-directed Finding Dory for Pixar, the new Lightyear movie will bow in movie theaters all over the United States on June 17

In the offing: Helmed by Angus MacLane, who previously co-directed Finding Dory for Pixar, the new Lightyear movie will bow in movie theaters all over the United States on June 17

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