Paul Reubens reprises iconic character for new original film
Mark your Netflix-centric calendars: “Pee-wee’s Big Holiday” will premiere on March 18, 2016.
The new film stars the beloved fun-loving hero of TV, stage and film, Pee-wee Herman (Paul Reubens). In the movie, a fateful meeting with a mysterious stranger inspires Pee-wee Herman to take his first-ever holiday.
“Pee-wee’s Big Holiday” is set to premiere at this year’s SXSW festival, which takes place March 11-20 in Austin, Tex.
Reubens has spent the last several years preparing for Pee-wee’s comeback; the character appeared opposite Andy Samberg in a “Saturday Night Live” sketch in 2011.
Watch the “Big Holiday” teaser trailer above.