Cinema’s Neighborly Friend
It seems like a match made in
heaven a shoe with its laces.
Mia Galuppo of The Hollywood Reporter has reported that America’s favorite everyman Tom Hanks is set to portray America’s favorite next door neighbor of yesteryear:
The film will be a biopic titled You Are My Friend. Interestingly, Tom Hanks played another affable American icon back in 2013 as Walt Disney in Saving Mr. Banks co-starring the quick-witted Emma Thompson. Given Mr. Rogers’ sunny disposition that never appeared to set, what was he like beyond his polite TV persona?
Here’s a quick flashback, calming as always in front of the camera.
Where’s my sweater vest…?
Posted on January 30, 2018, in Uncategorized and tagged childhood, family, Fred Rogers, Mr. Rogers, new movie, PBS, popular culture, television show, Tom Hanks. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.