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Member Screening - A BEAUTIFUL DAY IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD

Saturday, 16 November 2019 - 2:00pm
New York City
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.

KEY CAST: Tom Hanks. Matthew Rhys, Susan Kelechi Watson, Chris Cooper

DIRECTOR: Marielle Heller

WRITERS: Micah Fitzerman-Blue & Noah Harpster; Inspired by the article, "Can You Say... Hero?," by Tom Junod

PRODUCERS: Youree Henley, Peter Saraf, Marc Turtletaub, Leah Holzer