A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood Movie Synopsis | Official Website | Sony Pictures

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 BYMarielle Heller

WRITTEN BYMicah Fitzerman-Blue & Noah Harpster

Inspired by the article "Can You Say. . . Hero?" by Tom Junod

PRODUCED BYYouree Henley
Peter Saraf
Marc Turtletaub
Leah Holzer

CASTTom Hanks
Matthew Rhys
Susan Kelechi Watson
and Chris Cooper

A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood Movie Synopsis