Focus Features has acquired the worldwide rights to Won’t You Be My Neighbor?, a new biodoc about the life and times of Mister Fred Rogers. Academy Award-winning filmmaker Morgan Neville (20 Feet from Stardom) is the man behind the lens, profiling the world's friendliest TV host.
A portrait of a man whom we all think we know, Won't You Be My Neighbor? is a moving journey that takes you beyond zip-up cardigans and the land of make-believe, and into the heart of a creative genius, who inspired generations of children with compassion and limitless imagination.
Focus will release Won't You Be My Neighbor? June 8, 2018.