Millions of Americans knew Fred Rogers. After all, many of them grew up with him being one of their best friends, even if it was just on TV. But nobody knew Fred Rogers better than Joanne Rogers, his wife. Watching Tom Hanks play her late husband in the new movie, A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, Rogers told us that Hanks shares a lot of traits with the man he’s portraying. (Click on the media bar below to hear Joanne Rogers)

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood opens in theaters on Friday.

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