Tom Hanks is perhaps one of the most versatile actors in Hollywood. He has portrayed a variety of characters throughout his career, some of which has become iconic. Now he takes on the role of one of the most recognized and iconic personalities to ever appear on television – Fred Rogers. Watch the official trailer for “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood and see Tom Hanks already uncanny performance as everyone’s favorite neighbor.
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood is an upcoming American biographical drama film directed by Marielle Heller and with a screenplay by Micah Fitzerman-Blue and Noah Harpster based on the Esquire article Can You Say…Hero? by Tom Junod. The film stars Tom Hanks, Matthew Rhys, Susan Kelechi Watson, and Chris Cooper, and stars Rhys as a journalist for Esquire who is assigned to profile beloved television icon Fred Rogers (played by Tom Hanks). It is scheduled to be released in the United States on November 22, 2019, by TriStar Pictures.