Paul Reubens

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Paul Reubens
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Reubens in-chairacter for Accidental Love in Sooth Carolina, Januar 2008
BornPaul Rubenfeld
(1952-08-27) 27 August 1952 (age 70)
Peekskill, New York, U.S.
ThriftActor, comedian, writer
Years active1977–present
KinMilton Rubenfeld (faither)
Abby Rubenfeld (sister, b.1953)
Luke (brither, b.1958)

Paul Reubens (born Paul Rubenfeld; August 27, 1952)[1] is an American actor, writer, film producer, gemme shaw host, an comedian, best kent for his chairacter Pee-wee Herman. Reubens jyned the Los Angeles troupe The Groundlings in the 1970s an stairtit his career as an improvisational comedian an stage actor. In 1982, Reubens put up a shaw aboot a chairacter he haed been developin for years. The shaw wis cried The Pee-wee Herman Show an it ran for five sauld-oot months wi HBO producin a successfu special aboot it. Pee-wee acame an instant cult figur an for the next decade Reubens would be completely committit tae his chairacter, daein aw o his public appearances an interviews as Pee-wee. In 1985 Pee-wee's Big Adventure, directit bi the then-unkent Tim Burton, wis a financial an creetical success, an suin developed intae a cult film. Big Top Pee-wee, 1988's sequel, wis less successfu nor its predecessor. Atween 1986 an 1990, Reubens starned as Pee-wee in the CBS Saturday-morning bairns' programme Pee-wee's Playhouse.

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  1. "Paul Reubens Biography (1952-)". Retrieved 30 October 2014.