Photo of Tom Hanks as Mr. Rogers released

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Coming to a neighborhood near you, Tom Hanks taking on the role of Mr. Rogers.

Hanks will play Fred Rogers in a new movie. The film will focus on a real-life friendship between Rogers and a journalist assigned to profile him.

Throughout the movie, America’s favorite neighbor teaches about empathy, kindness and decency.

The untitled project is expected to be released in October 2019.

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