SYNOPSIS

Tom Hanks portrays Mister Rogers in A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, a timely story of kindness triumphing over cynicism, based on the true story of a real-life friendship between Fred Rogers and journalist Tom Junod. After a jaded magazine writer (Emmy® winner Matthew Rhys) is assigned a profile of Fred Rogers, he overcomes his skepticism, learning about kindness, love and forgiveness from America’s most beloved neighbor. Written by Micah Fitzerman-Blue & Noah Harpster and Directed by Marielle Heller, the film also stars Chris Cooper and Susan Kelechi Watson.

SYNOPSIS

Tom Hanks portrays Mister Rogers in A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, based on the true story of a real-life friendship between Fred Rogers and journalist Tom Junod. After a jaded magazine writer (Matthew Rhys) is assigned a profile of Fred Rogers, he overcomes his skepticism, learning about kindness, love and forgiveness from America’s most beloved neighbor. Written by Micah Fitzerman-Blue & Noah Harpster and Directed by Marielle Heller, the film also stars Chris Cooper and Susan Kelechi Watson.