Not, going by his on-screen performances, the sort of person you might expect to write a sensitive if turbulent gay romance. Progress has been slow to provide a voice for LGBT stories and storytellers, even if we are in a comparatively better place now. Fowle, who had no prior acting experience at the time of filming, set the benchmark for great performances by teenagers in Australian films. Before he graduated to Hollywood to ride horses and carve up gladiators, Russell Crowe was tender and endearing as Jeff, a something who brings home his new beau to meet his lovely dad Harry, played by the great Jack Thompson. Despite some rough edges, this deeply memorable drama offers a fascinating dual character perspective.
He is best known for his character Pee-wee Herman. Reubens joined the Los Angeles troupe The Groundlings in the s, and started his career as an improvisational comedian and stage actor. In , Reubens began appearing in a show about a character he had been developing for years. Pee-wee became an instant cult figure and, for the next decade, Reubens was completely committed to his character, doing all of his public appearances and interviews as Pee-wee. His feature film, Pee-wee's Big Adventure , directed by Tim Burton , was a financial and critical success, and soon developed into a cult film.
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