How to watch the Pee-wee Herman Show

ACTOR Paul Reubens, best known for his character Pee-wee Herman, sadly passed away after a secret battle with cancer.

As many mourn the loss of Reubens, fans are wondering how to catch the famous Pee-wee Herman show.

Paul Reubens is best known for his role as Pee-wee Herman


Paul Reubens is best known for his role as Pee-wee HermanPhoto credit: Getty Images

How can I watch the Pee-wee Herman Show?

Pee-wee Herman fans can catch the iconic hour-long special on HBO’s revamped streaming service, Max.

The Pee-wee Herman Show is also available on Amazon Prime Video with an active Premium subscription.

In addition to the original series, Paul Reubens received a series entitled Pee-wee’s Playhouse.

The show premiered in 1986 and ran for five seasons.

Paul Reubens' last post before the star's tragic death at the age of 70
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Like The Pee-wee Herman Show, Pee’wee’s Playhouse is available to watch through Max and Amazon Prime Video.

What is the Pee-wee Herman Show?

The Pee-wee Herman Show follows Paul Reuben’s childlike character as he entertains his guests at his home, the Puppetland Playhouse.

Although the name is advertised as a show, it is a 59-minute film that premiered in 1981.

Throughout the show, Pee-wee guides his guests through the day with musical performances and rehearsed dances.

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His film was considered a great success as it later became a series on CBS.

Additionally, Pee-wee Herman made it to Broadway in November 2010 for a limited time through January 2011.

The show was chronicled as an HBO special, which premiered on Broadway on March 19, 2011, entitled The Pee-wee Herman Show.

The Pee-wee Herman franchise can be viewed on Max, Hulu, and Amazon Prime Video


The Pee-wee Herman franchise can be viewed on Max, Hulu, and Amazon Prime VideoPhoto credit: WireImage

Is Pee-wee Herman on Hulu?

Like Amazon Prime Video, the Pee-wee Herman franchise is available with a premium subscription on Hulu.

Hulu plans start at $7.99 per month and increase with premium add-ons.

To get Hulu with Max, there is an additional fee of $15.99 per month to experience all of Pee-wee Herman’s works.


CELINE CASTRONUOVO is a Dailynationtoday U.S. News Reporter based in London. His focus is on U.S. politics and the environment. He has covered climate change extensively, as well as healthcare and crime. CELINE CASTRONUOVO joined Dailynationtoday in 2023 from the Daily Express and previously worked for Chemist and Druggist and the Jewish Chronicle. He is a graduate of Cambridge University. Languages: English. You can get in touch with me by emailing:

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