Pee Wee’s Big Holiday

Why Pee-Wee’s Big Holiday (USA, 2016) is a worthy successor to Big Adventure

March 26, 2016

Earlier in the month at SXSW, I had the chance to sit down with the cast and crew behind the first Pee Wee movie in almost 30 years (you can read these chats HERE).... Continue Reading

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SXSW Interview: Jessica Pohly and Alia Shawkat talk Pee-Wee’s Big Holiday

March 25, 2016

Pee-Wee Herman returned to the big (and small) screen last week with the Netflix debut of Pee-Wee’s Big Holiday.... Continue Reading

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SXSW Interview: John Lee on Directing Pee-wee’s Big Holiday

March 25, 2016

Pee-wee’s Big Holiday, released on March 18 on Netflix, stars Paul Reuben’s Pee-Wee Herman alongside Joe Meganiello as himself in an adventure written by Reubens and Paul Rust.... Continue Reading

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SXSW Interview: Joe Manganiello talks about exhuming his favorite childhood character in Pee-Wee’s Big Holiday

March 24, 2016

Joe Manganiello recently sat down with The Iris’s Larry Heath to talk about the reprisal of his childhood icon in Pee-Wee’s Big Holiday.... Continue Reading

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SXSW Interview: Paul Rust discusses the writing process and working with Joe Manganiello in Pee-Wee’s Big Holiday

March 24, 2016

The Iris found themselves locked in a room with screenwriter Paul Rust last week to talk about his role in bringing Pee-Wee to new audiences without losing the sentiments of the Tim Burton original.... Continue Reading

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SXSW Interview: Paul Rubens talks returning to his iconic character Pee-Wee Herman for Netflix’s Big Holiday

March 21, 2016

Pee-Wee Herman revival flick Pee-Wee’s Big Holiday hit Netflix last week. In honor of the occasion, we caught up with Paul Rubens to talk about returning to the character for the Netflix movie at this year’s SXSW.... Continue Reading

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