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Why "Mister Rogers & Me" Was Added To 19 Stations 4 Years After Its Premiere
February 22nd, 2014
PBS stations from Sacramento, San Diego and Portland, to Cleveland, Madison and Des Moines will celebrate Mister Rogers' 86th birthday and enduring legacy with premiers of "Mister Rogers & Me" throughout the spring. In all, our documentary will premiere in 19 markets in the next six months, nearly four years after the official "Mister Rogers & Me" premiere at the Nantucket Film Festival, and ...
Iowa Homecoming For "Mister Rogers & Me"
February 17th, 2014
I'm bringing Mister Rogers home. While it's true that I was born in Iowa City, Iowa, and that it's how I answer the question, "Where ya' from?" The truth is, I wasn't there long; my father left for a teaching job in Waldorf, Maryland, the next afternoon. My mother, brother (then pushing three-years-old) and I followed him there two weeks later. As we moved around the country in the following ...
Mister Rogers Goes Hollywood With Tim Madigan... And MTV?
September 27th, 2013
"Mister Rogers & Me" premiered in March 20, 2012. It was a whirlwind of message spreading: tv, radio, newspaper and internet interviews, premiere screenings and parties from New York to Los Angeles. Lots of smiling faces, lots of talking, but very little sleep, and very, very few moments of calm. My favorite was one Chris and I shared with author Tim Madigan who flew in from Texas for ...