Napoleon Dynamite is an American animated television sitcom based on the 2004 film of the same name created by Jared Hess and Jerusha Hess which follows the comic adventures of America's most awesomely awkward teenager and his offbeat family and friends as they navigate small-town life in rural Idaho.
The series premiered in the USA on Fox on 15 January, 2012.
Napoleon Dynamite premiered in South Africa on DStv's Vuzu channel on Tuesday 24 April 2012, at 23h30. New episodes broadcast weekly. There are six episodes in the first season.
An animated series based on the 2004 film, Napoleon Dynamite follows the comic adventures of America's most awesomely awkward teenager and his offbeat family and friends as they navigate small-town life in rural Idaho.
Whether he's facing down bullies or discovering the meaning of friendship, Napoleon (voice of Jon Heder) proves that true heroes follow their own path - especially when they have secret ninja skills from the government.
The original cast from the film - Heder, Aaron Ruell, Efren Ramirez, Tina Majorino, Sandy Martin, Jon Gries and Diedrich Bader - return to voice their roles, and many new characters will be added along the way.