Tom Hanks, stars come out for 'A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood' premiere

NEW YORK (WABC) -- Stars came out in New York City for a red carpet premiere of the new movie about the life of Mr. Rogers.

Tom Hanks, who plays the leading role, was among those in attendance, as well as Rogers' widow, Joanne Rogers.

The movie, called "A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood," follows the life of the beloved children's show host.

The film hits theaters on Friday.

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