Paul Reubens Plans ‘Dark’ Pee-wee Herman Return for 35th Anniversary

I know you are, but what am I?

So I bet you’re wondering, what’s up with Pee-wee Herman?

He’s better known for his lovable and quirky character that kids of the 80’s grew up with-washing Pee-wee’s Playhouse on Saturday mornings!


Paul Reuben is now 67-years-old and has found a little success with a few adult geared films and stand up routines, and now in celebration of the 35th anniversary of Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure, Reuben is hitting the road…


Reubens is also hard at work on a radio project, likely a podcast, and is reportedly in talks to develop an animated series based on his iconic “Pee-wee’s Playhouse” Puppetland friends, Chairry, Randy, Jambi, Conky 2000, and more.

Reubens also revealed to The Hollywood Reporter his plans for “The Pee-wee Herman Story,” a screenplay he describes as “the dark Pee-wee movie.”  The script was first put together in the 90’s- The film finds Pee-wee emerging from prison and dealing with his alcohol troubles.