How Mister Rogers’ Life of Quiet Grace Turned Him Into an Unlikely Pop Culture Hero 16 Years After His Death

'Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood, Fred RogersFred Rogers isn’t your typical pop culture icon.
As the host of the long-running PBS children’s program Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood, he wasn’t slick or sarcastic, hip or…

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Crew member for Tom Hanks’ Mr. Rogers movie dies in accident on set

A member of the sound crew for an upcoming Mr. Rogers biopic fell two stories to his death in an accident on set, officials confirmed.

James Emswiller, 61, was taking a break from filming “You Are My Friend” starring Tom Hanks at around 7:30 p.m. Thursday when he suffered an apparent medical emergency…

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