Reubens thought this script would be the first one to start production, but in 2006 Reubens announced he was to start filming his second script in 2007.
I feel connected to each of my characters in a special way.
In the flick, Pee-wee leaves his hometown of Fairville for the first time in his life, embarking on a madcap road trip to Manhattan in the service of this critical mission: go to his new buddy Joe Manganiello's birthday party.
It think it first got leaked four years ago or so that the movie was going to be made, and ever since then it's just been stalling and stalling.
So I'm really ready for this to happen.
But he is just very naturally an entertaining personality.