The Quick Facts
- This week, the movie A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood was released in the United States.
- The movie stars Tom Hanks as Fred Rogers, the creator and host of Mister Rogers' Neighborhood. Matthew Rhys plays Lloyd Vogel, a journalist assigned to profile Rogers, and based on real-life Esquire journalist Tom Junod.
- The film focuses on Vogel’s relationship with Rogers, which develops as Vogel attempts to write his article and ultimately affects his outlook on life.
- A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood has grossed $14 million since its release.