TV On The Radio x Paul Reubens - "Happy Idiot" [Video]

TV On The Radio Drops The Official Video For "Happy Idiot" Starring Paul Reubens & Karen Gillan

by karaslamb
September 30, 2014 6:25 PM

TV On The Radio Drops The Official Video For "Happy Idiot" Featuring Paul Reubens & Karen Gillan.

TV On The Radio drops the official video for “Happy Idiot” – the first single from their forthcoming Seeds LP – starring Paul Reubens aka Pee Wee Herman and Oculus actress Karen Gillan. The video comes ahead of the project’s scheduled November 18th release and plays like a cross between a quirky action comedy and pop culture nerd’s wet dream. TVOTR’s Tunde Adebimpe has reportedly described the Speed Racer inspired clip as “full-on geekfest in the desert.” The short written by comedian Jake Fogelnest and directed by Danny Jelinek is being hosted – rather appropriately – by Funny or Die. Check the footage below to watch the official video for “Happy Idiot.” Pre-order the Seeds LP via iTunes. Stay tuned for more from TV On The Radio.

Spotted at RS.

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