Tag Archives: Pee-wee Herman

Justin Bieber sought for new Pee Wee Herman movie

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: It is the collaboration nobody saw coming: Justin Bieber and … Pee Wee Herman?! Well, it isn’t happening just yet. But Herman, who conducted a panel at Comic Con in San Diego, made a public plea for Bieber to join him in a film Herman is[...]

SXSW closing with Billy Bob Thornton, adds “Bridesmaids” and Pee Wee Herman

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The South by Southwest Film Conference and Festival announced that Billy Bob Thornton’s “The King of Luck,” a documentary about Willie Nelson, will be thus year’s Closing Night Film, screening on Saturday, March 19. In addition, SXSW announced more features and shorts for the 2011 event,[...]

Jake Gyllenhaal, Todd Phillips, Ellen Page among celeb SXSW panelists

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: The film component of this year’s South By Southwest festival inches ever closer. While we know the films that are playing, we’re just now discovering when each movie plays now that the full schedule is online. Start planning your agenda, film geeks! The SXSW team also[...]

Pee-wee Herman will hit the bigscreen again thanks to Judd Apatow

Hollywoodnews.com: After staging a critically acclaimed stage show in Los Angeles, Pee-wee Herman has caught the attention of Hollywood once again: Judd Apatow is looking to produce the comedian’s next feature film. Pee-wee Herman’s last movie, “Big Top Pee Wee” was released 22 years ago. Paul Reubens (Herman’s real-life alter[...]

Jonathan Gold, Quincy Jones, and Paul Reubens are Los Angeles Film Festival’s 2010 Artists in Residence.

hollywoodnews.com: Each Artist will program a film in the Festival that has inspired his work, and then stick around for a conversation with the audience! Jonathan Gold: A conversation about food and film. Film Selection: Udon (2006, Japan) Directed by Katsuyuki Motohiro Udon is a high-spirited comic ode to the[...]