About Us

Welcome to the Neighborhood

We create shows, games, and apps that encourage children’s curiosity, and make it fun for them to learn and grow. We carry forward the pioneering spirit of Fred Rogers to bring new ideas to life, and we’re so glad you’re here.

Our Mission

Fred Rogers Productions builds on the legacy of Fred Rogers by creating quality children’s media that models an enthusiasm for learning and earns the trust of parents and caregivers.

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Our Story

Fred Rogers saw the potential and possibility of media to help children explore the world around them, with special emphasis on their social-emotional learning. His impact—and the impact of Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood—is still felt today in the hearts and minds of children, families, and professionals who continue to be nurtured and inspired by his timeless wisdom.

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Our People

The Fred Rogers Productions staff brings a diverse range of experiences to create quality programming that earns the trust of parents and caregivers while inspiring children to love learning.

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Our Board

The Fred Rogers Productions Board of Directors provides oversight and guidance to ensure that the organization fulfills its mission.

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Our productions have won 30 Daytime Emmy Awards and two Peabody Awards, and have received five Primetime Emmy nominations. They have also been recognized with awards at Parents' Choice, Prix Jeunesse International, Kidscreen, Canadian Screen Awards, and the Television Critics’ Association.

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Writers’ Neighborhood

The Fred Rogers Productions Writers' Neighborhood for emerging BIPOC writers focuses on how to build and sustain a career as a freelance writer in children's media. Program participants will learn from the current writers, story editors, head writers, and producers working on the children's series FRP currently produces for PBS KIDS as well as other top industry creatives.

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