Published on July 23rd, 2019
Sony Picture has released the trailer of A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood in which Tom Hanks has played the role of Mr. Rogers. The is based on the true story of a real-life friendship between journalist Lloyd Vogel and Fred Rogers. Lloyd Vogel’s role is played by Mathew Phys.
The trailer shows Tom Hanks dressed as the host of a television show for children. Mr. Rogers hosted a television show titled “Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood” from 1968 to 2001. This film is based on an article written by Tom Junod.
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The article was published by the Esquire in which Junod talked about how Mr. Rogers’ optimistic kindness had positively affected millions of people.
Marielle Heller of “Can You Ever Forgive Me?” fame is the director of the film.
Mr. Rogers, who died in 2003, had hosted 31 seasons of the show.
Other stars of the film include Chris Cooper, Enrico Colantoni, Maryann Plunkett and Tammy Blanchard.