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I was never a fan of Pee Wee's Playhouse, but it wasn't because of Paul Reubens or his character. It was just a period when I wasn't watching any "kids" TV. This was a problem I rectified in time for Animaniacs and Pinky and the Brain. But I always liked Rueben's manic energy, and his appearances on talk shows and the like. His appearance on Saturday Night Live was great, and Reuben's vampire character in the movie version of Buffy the Vampire Slayer may have been the best part of the flick.
Pee-wee Herman to return after 20 years
After 20 years in retirement – Pee-wee Herman is back.
Actor Paul Reubens is bringing back his beloved character in a stage show this coming November at the Music Box at The Fonda in Hollywood. . .
Read more at: MSNBC
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