Tom Hanks transforms into Fred Rogers in a first-look image from the upcoming Untitled Mr. Rogers/Tom Hanks Project from Sony Pictures. The screenplay was written by Micah Fitzerman-Blue & Noah Harpster (Transparent, Beautiful Ruins) and is directed by Marielle Heller. The movie also stars Chris Cooper (The Town) as Junod’s father. Marc Turtletaub and Peter Saraf of Big Beach will produce alongside Youree Henley (The Beguiled, 20th Century Woman).
The Untitled film will hit theaters on October 18th, 2019.
Check out the first look image below. Afterwards, jump down in the comments and let us know your thoughts on the legendary Tom Hanks as the great man that was Mr. Rogers.