Mr. Rogers was an essential half tens of millions younger American’s childhoods. In truth, many you most likely started singing one his common songs in your head the second you learn his title. Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood ran from 1968–2001, influencing total generations and reminding individuals to be type to one another. Mr. Rogers handed away in 2003, however his reminiscence will perpetually stay on. Academy Award winner Tom Hanks is about to painting the legendary kids present host, and a primary have a look at the actor in full costume has hit the online.
Hanks is barely recognizable, as his hair and make-up staff remodeled him into Mr. Rogers. Hanks dons the acquainted pink sweater Mr. Rogers, whereas khakis and blue sneakers end out his match. The biographical movie is entitled You Are My Friend, and can deal with Rogers’ friendship with journalist Tom Junod. Junod, who shall be performed by Matthew Rhys, was assigned to cowl Rogers previous to changing into the legendary journalist he’s right now. Junod was not too thrilled with interviewing Rogers, however his jaded persona was significantly affected by the kindness and altruistic methods Mr. Rogers, who modified his life.
Actress and director Marielle Heller will helm You Are My Friend, which is slated to hit theaters October 19, 2019.