Robin Lord Taylor announced on Twitter tonight that Paul Reubens will be playing the Penguin’s father in an upcoming episode of Gotham. Reubens is best known for his role as Pee-wee Herman.
Big news: Paul Reubens will be playing Penguin's father in @Gotham. Unreal. I have the best tv parents. Legends. pic.twitter.com/45v6iiks4y
— Robin Lord Taylor (@robinlordtaylor) October 11, 2015
Longtime Batman fans will remember that this isn’t Reubens’ first time playing the Penguin’s dad. He also played that role in the opening scene of Tim Burton’s Batman Returns in 1992. Check out that scene below.