Pee-wee Herman

‘Gotham’ Sets Paul ‘Pee-wee’ Reubens to Reprise Role as Penguin’s Pappy

by Kevin Fitzpatrick October 11, 2015 @ 11:46 PM
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Whatever your feelings on FOX’s Gotham, few would argue that Robin Taylor’s Penguin proved an early highlight of the show, accented by screen legend Carol Kane as his eccentric mother. Now, the Penguin family lineage grows even odder, as Pee-wee Herman himself, Paul Reubens signs on to play Penguin’s father (again) in Gotham Season 2.

‘Pee-wee’s Big Holiday’ Photo Reveals Joe Manganiello’s Casting

by Britt Hayes April 8, 2015 @ 7:04 PM
In our exhausting time of remakes, reboots and nostalgia-driven adaptations, it’s refreshing to be excited for a new Pee-wee Herman film. Paul Reubens’ classic character is so joyful and lovable that it’s hard not to be thrilled about a new Pee-wee movie, even if it is tugging on our old nostalgia strings. Adding to our excitement is the latest addition to the cast: Magic Mike star Joe Manganiello, who apparently (and appropriately) plays a biker.

The New ‘Pee-wee’ Movie Produced by Judd Apatow Will Premiere on Netflix

by Britt Hayes December 22, 2014 @ 7:59 PM
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For years now, Paul Reubens has teased that an all-new ‘Pee-wee’ movie is in the works, but it was only over the course of the last year that the project finally became more of a reality. With Judd Apatow’s involvement and an official script locked in, Reubens revealed that production on the film is set to begin in 2015. But don’t count on seeing Pee-wee back on the big screen—he’s heading to Netflix.

Pee-wee Herman Re-Records the Voiceover For the 'Avengers 2' Trailer

by ScreenCrush Staff October 30, 2014 @ 11:03 AM
It's been a big week in the world of 'The Avengers'. There was the official trailer, the extended trailer, our set visit report, a bootleg clip and even the trailer for the third 'Avengers' movie, 'Avengers: Infinity War'. But, even with all those things, nothing can top the 'Avengers 2' trailer as voiced by Pee-wee Herman.

New 'Pee-wee' Film Is "Imminent," Will Begin Shooting Next Year

by Britt Hayes October 21, 2014 @ 7:21 PM
According to Paul Reubens for the last several years, a new 'Pee-wee' film is always on the way, but now it seems like the progress has definitely been made and things are looking up for Pee-wee Herman and friends. Reubens, who created and portrays the beloved Pee-wee character, promises that the new film is "imminent." How imminent? Well, it's shooting next year.

Pee-wee Herman's New Movie Coming "Soon" Says Judd Apatow

by Britt Hayes March 22, 2014 @ 1:16 PM
Warner Bros.
We've been keeping you guys updated on the status of a new Pee-wee Herman movie courtesy of Pee-wee star and creator Paul Reubens over the course of the last couple of years, but now producer Judd Apatow brings us an update himself. While it was previously rumored that Apatow would direct the new film, the funny guy's been keeping busy, but he assures us that the new Pee-wee project is definitely still in the works -- with a script and everything!

Watch: Celebrities Who Were Contestants on Game Shows Before They Were Famous

by Britt Hayes October 29, 2013 @ 9:28 AM
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Sometimes it can be hard to crack Hollywood when you're an up and coming actor. You've got to play the game -- or in this case, the game show. Many of your favorite actors and actresses were guests on classic game shows before they hit the big time and became household names. From Arnold Schwarzenegger to Pee-wee Herman, these stars knew that it was all about leaving a lasting impression ... and it worked! Read on to watch your favorite celebrities on game shows before they became famous.

Watch the 'Lincoln' Trailer with Pee-Wee Herman's Voice

by Mike Sampson September 17, 2012 @ 7:16 AM
Warner Bros.
After the 'Lincoln' trailer debut online last week, there was some criticism from historians who complained that Abraham Lincoln's voice was actually more high-pitched and squeaky than what is portrayed by Daniel Day-Lewis in the movie. Well, 'Late Night With Jimmy Fallon' fixed that.