Won’t you be my relative?
Tom Hanks, who portrays Mister Rogers in the new movie “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” was shocked to learn that he’s in fact, sixth cousins with the late Fred Rogers.
Ancestry, which uses a database of more than 20 billion public records confirmed the news and surprised Hanks with it on the red carpet in NYC for a screening of his new movie.
It’s no surprise they’re related..the similarities are uncanny.
It all comes around in a circle and makes sense is what Tom Hanks said.
Find out what Tom Hanks & wife Rita Wilson had to say when they learned about the ties that bind Hanks and Rogers: https://www.msn.com/en-us/movies/celebrity/tom-hanks-learns-hes-a-distant-relative-of-fred-rogers-it-all-just-comes-together/ar-BBX0PaT