This is too cute!
— Tim Allen (@ofctimallen) December 11, 2014
I think Tim really loves Liz! He wanted her as his wife on Last Man Standing and check this interview from 2002:
”Disney pounded on me to hire someone else,” Lembeck said. The studio was apparently looking for a bigger ”name.” Lembeck remained adamant, and was supported by Allen.
Later, the executives saw the merits of Mitchell in the role.
”They were men enough to say ‘We were very wrong about this,’ ” said Allen. [MORE]
Thanks so much Yiyi for the headup (you are a star! <3)