KNOXVILLE, Tenn — Pee-wee Herman is coming to Knoxville...sort of!

Paul Reubens, who is best known for portraying the iconic character Pee-wee Herman in "Pee-wee’s Playhouse" and "Pee-wee’s Big Adventure," is coming to the Fanboy Expo in Knoxville. 


The comic-con event is at the Knoxville Convention Center on July 12-14. 

Reubens replaces Molly Ringwald, who had to drop out of the convention because of a scheduling conflict.

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