The frenetic, loud, sarcastic world of kids’ programming will welcome a calm, gentle, adult presence once more: Mr. Rogers is coming back! That’s what you might think from the headline. No. TV Guide says:
PBS is returning to Mister Rogers' Neighborhood a decade after the series ended with a new animated spin-off.
Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood will feature original Mister Rogers characters who still live in the Neighborhood of Make Believe, but have since grown up and now have children of their own, PBS announced Sunday at PBS' fall TV preview session. Daniel Tiger, the 4-year-old son of the original Tiger, will be the new series' star.
Possible best-pal for Daniel Tiger: