DETROIT (AP) – Actor Tim Allen will serve as grand marshal for this year’s Thanksgiving Day parade in Detroit.
The Parade Co. announced Thursday that the Michigan native will appear at the 89th America’s Thanksgiving Parade, which is presented by Art Van.READ MORE: Detroit Police Seek Assistance Locating Suspect In Connection To Fatal Shooting Of His Wife
Allen is the star of the TV shows “Home Improvement” and “Last Man Standing” and films such as “The Santa Clause” and “Toy Story.”
He’s also been the voice of the state’s “Pure Michigan” tourism campaign.READ MORE: Police Search For Parents Of Oxford High School Shooting Suspect After They Are Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter
Organizers of the parade also said that Detroit Free Press editorial page editor Stephen Henderson will serve as honorary grand marshal.
This year’s parade takes place Nov. 26. The theme is “So Happy Together.”MORE NEWS: Michigan Reports 18,443 New COVID-19 Cases, 277 Deaths
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