Paul Reubens Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets

11th July 2012

Fact: Paul Reubens, aka Pee Wee Herman, was the voice of Freaky Frankenstone in The Flintstones.

1st November 2011

Fact: Funnyman Paul Reubens doubled up for a Halloween (31Oct11) appearance on late-night U.S. show Jimmy Kimmel Live! - he came as his alter-ego Pee Wee Herman, dressed as Count Dracula.

14th October 2011

Fact: Funnyman Paul Reubens is to be honoured with the Visionary Award at Saturday's (15Oct11) Spike TV Scream Awards in Los Angeles.

4th November 2010

Fact: Paul Reubens fans who attend THE PEE-WEE HERMAN SHOW on Broadway can walk away with a cheeky souvenir when the show opens later this month (11Nov10). Bosses at The Stephen Sondheim Theatre's merchandise shop will be selling $20 (£13.30) pewter Pee-wee "abstinence" rings with Swarovski crystals - a reference to Reubens' 1991 arrest for indecent exposure.

30th August 2010

Quote: "I got arrested at the same time serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer's story was breaking - and yet my story led the news. This man killed lots of people and drilled holes in their heads. And he got the second spot after me." Pee-Wee Herman star Paul Reubens on his 1991 public indecency arrest for masturbating in a porn theatre.

30th August 2010

Quote: "I learned that even Marlon Brando thought Pee-wee was a real person. He couldn't believe I was an actor who had created that persona, which is maybe the highest benediction." Paul Reubens admits his alter-ego has often confused people.

30th August 2007

Fact: Pee Wee Herman star Paul Reubens will play a homeopathic anti-depressant salesman in upcoming U.S. sitcom PUSHING DAISIES.

7th April 2007

Quote: "PAUL's a friend of mine, a good actor too. He got a bum rap on that, if you ask me. I thought that's what you're supposed to do in a porn movie (theatre) - it's like screaming in a horror movie." Moviemaker John Waters on pal Paul Reubens' 1991 arrest for allegedly fondling his genitals in a Sarasota, Florida X-rated theatre.

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