First look at Tom Hanks as Mister Rogers proves this was a perfect casting choice 👏 (via @SonyPictures)
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Tom Hanks, shown here on set of his upcoming film, is officially in Mister Rogers' red cardigan.
“In the research for the movie, the writers found that more people than they could possibly count credited Mr. Rogers with changing their lives….
TriStar Pictures released Thursday the first official image of Hanks in character as Mister Rogers, teasing the two-time Oscar-winning actor’s transformation into the popular television personality via the icon’s signature look: a red sweater, taupe trousers, and a pair of blue plimsoll shoes.
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Tom Hanks As Mister Rogers: First Look At Oscar Winner In Character For Biopic
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Tom Hanks as Mister Rogers on the set of “You Are My Friend”
Tom Hanks has been cast to star as Mister Rogers in a new biopic.
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Heller previously told EW the film isn’t a straightforward Fred Rogers biopic, but rather a chronicle of the real-life friendship that developed between the Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood host and journalist Tom Junod (Matthew Rhys), who famously formed an emotional bond with Rogers while profiling him for Esquire magazine in 1998.
Our first look at Tom Hanks as Mister Rogers. You Are My Friend releases October 2019.
In the same interview with Entertainment Weekly, Heller said that the movie's "a story for our times, a story about kindness and family connection and trying to tap into our better self.
"It's a movie that's largely focused on a reporter and [Mr. Rogers'] relationship to his life, and how [the reporter's] whole world changes when coming in contact with Fred Rogers."
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See the first look photo of Hanks as Rogers above.
On the heels of Mister Rogers' 51st anniversary, Sony Pictures has shared a picture of Tom Hanks as Mister Rogers.
See Tom Hanks as Mister Rogers for the You Are My Friend biopic.
Tom Hanks as Mr. Rogers is just what the world needs right now ❤️