- Paul Reubens, known for portraying Pee-wee Herman, passed away at 70
- Paul Reubens had a long career in film, television, and stage before creating and starring as Pee-wee Herman
- Pee-wee Herman became a pop culture icon, with a successful TV show and movies
The iconic actor who brought the character of Pee-wee Herman to life, Paul Reubens, has sadly passed away at the age of 70. Reubens, who was well known as the beloved Pee-wee Herman, enjoyed a successful career in show business that spanned across film, television, and stage.
Before creating the quirky and popular character, Reubens had several acting roles under his belt. He gained an impressive following with his comedic performances, and eventually, the Pee-wee Herman persona gained widespread popularity and became a pop culture phenomenon. This resulted in a successful television series, as well as movies dedicated to the well-loved character.