MISTER ROGERS: IT'S YOU I LIKE (PBS 3/6/18) Fred Rogers, Michael Keaton, David Newell, Joe Negri
Mister Rogers: It's You I Like pays tribute to the beloved Fred Rogers and the nearly 900 episodes of the landmark children's television program first seen in 1968 on PBS.
Still broadcast on PBS stations around the country, the iconic series continues to resonate with children and adults alike.
In this 60-minute retrospective hosted by award-winning actor Michael Keaton, enjoy memorable segments including visits with Koko the Gorilla and Margaret Hamilton who played the Wicked Witch in The Wizard of Oz movie, as well as the iconic trip to the Crayola crayon factory.
Hear from Judd Apatow, Joyce DiDonato, Whoopi Goldberg, Chris Kratt, John Lithgow, Nicholas Ma, Yo-Yo Ma, Itzhak Perlman, Sarah Silverman, Esperanza Spalding, and Caroll Spinney as they share their favorite memories from Mister Rogers Neighborhood.
Be inspired by Joe Negri ("Handyman Negri"), David Newell ("Mr. McFeely"), and Fred Rogers' wife Joanne as they tell their personal stories.
Archival performances by Tony Bennett, the Empire Brass Quintet, Itzhak Perlman, Yo-Yo Man, Wynton Marsalis, and others, plus nine bonus segments are also not to be missed.
This DVD is a definite must for any true Mister Rogers fan.