Tom Hanks' 2019 movie on Mr. Rogers finally gets title
Writer: Florey DM
One of Tom Hanks' 2019 movies just revealed its new title.
28 Dec – It's no secret that versatile Hollywood star Tom Hanks is playing the main character in a movie about TV personality Fred Rogers, what fans don't know until now is the title of the movie.
Finally, Variety reported that Sony Pictures has given the previously untitled movie a name and it is now called "A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood".
Inspired by Rogers' real-life friendship with award-winning journalist Tom Junod, it follows a cynical journalist who finds his views on life changed after writing a profile piece on the star of the long-running "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood".
Tom Hanks in character as Mr. Rogers (Photo source: Lacey Terrell).
"A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood", directed by Marielle Heller with a cast that includes Matthew Rhys, Chris Cooper, Sakina Jaffrey, Tammy Blanchard and Enrico Colantoni, is set to be released in fall next year.
Tom Hanks didn't appear on the big screen this year but in 2019, he has three movies lined up so far for release. Aside from the Mr. Rogers movie, he will also star in "Greyhound", which he also wrote and directed, and will be heard as Sheriff Woody in "Toys Story 4".
Cinema Online, 28 December 2018