Pastor. Writer. TV Host. Musician. Neighbor.
Coming to theaters for Thanksgiving, A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood tells the story of a real-life friendship between Mister Rogers and a cynical journalist. Rogers sees and accepts his friend as a child of God, illustrating how one person can inspire a world of kindness.
Discover the heart of the story in this NEW vignette. Hear from the cast and crew about Fred’s faith and legacy!
A BEAUTIFUL DAY IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD – The Heart of the Story
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. Directed by Marielle Heller. Written by Micah Fitzerman-Blue & Noah Harpster, the film is inspired by the article “Can You Say…Hero?” by Tom Junod.
A BEAUTIFUL DAY IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD – Official Trailer (HD)
The Simple Faith of Mister Rogers: Spiritual Insights from the World’s Most Beloved Neighbor
For more than 30 years, Fred Rogers was the kindly neighbor of children worldwide. Why were kids drawn to him? Mining personal interviews and correspondence, Hollingsworth goes beyond Rogers’s gentle manner and signature red sweater to reveal the deep faith that sustained him in his many roles—television personality, educator, philosopher, and minister.