30 Eclectic Paul Reubens Movie and TV Roles

Paul Reubens was best-known for portraying Pee-wee Herman, a childlike character that he first began developing as an improv actor in the ’70s. Herman was beloved, appearing in numerous films and TV shows, but even Reubens himself, who died at the age of 70, couldn’t totally explain what made him so entertaining. “Honestly, most questions that are asked of … Read more

Wonderstruck: Paul Reubens (1952-2023) | Tributes

The film was an enormous hit, launching Burton’s singular career and prompting CBS to approach Reubens to adapt the character into a Saturday morning children’s program. The result was “Pee-wee’s Playhouse,” a five-season fever dream that, like his original stage show, riffed on classic ’50s kids programs like “Howdy Doody” and the manic energy of … Read more

Paul Reubens, Pee-wee Herman actor, dies at 70 after a private battle with cancer

Paul Reubens, the actor best known for portraying the child-like character Pee-wee Herman, has passed away from cancer at age 70. Today’s secret word is sadness! Paul Reubens, the gifted actor and comedian best known for portraying Pee-wee Herman, died on Sunday at 70. According to Reubens’ estate, the red bowtie-loving ball of energy passed … Read more