Fact: Napoleon Dynamite star Jon Heder is a boy scout leader.
Fact: Napoleon Dynamite and Nacho Libre screenwriter Jerusha Ness is to make her directorial debut with indie romantic comedy Austenland, which will star Keri Russell.
Fact: Cult movie Napoleon Dynamite is heading to the small screen - as a cartoon series. Jon Heder, who played the oddball character in the hit 2004 film, will return to voice the animated Napoleon Dynamite in the new Fox show.
Quote: "It was probably the best move of my life - kicking a midget in the neck." Napoleon Dynamite star Jon Heder on tackling pint-sized fighter Hornswoggle during a recent WWE guest appearance. Heder took to the ring as The Flame.
Quote: "I live in New York City and I ride a bicycle. Without exception, I get recognised once a month as Napoleon Dynamite." ADVENTURELAND star Jesse Eisenberg is constantly mistaken for Jon Heder's awkward teenage character.
Fact: Napoleon Dynamite star Jon Heder is to star in a new U.S. TV sitcom, co-written by Will Ferrell. In the untitled show, the actor will play an unemployed city computer geek who moves back to his small hometown to live with his parents.
Quote: "I specifically asked for my three skating outfits. I'm going to wear them out in public." Napoleon Dynamite star Jon Heder jokes about the Lycra and Spandex costumes he had to wear to play a figure skater in comedy BLADES OF GLORY.
Quote: "I was at a Dodgers (baseball) game and two girls were arguing over whether I was James Blunt or Napoleon Dynamite (Jon Heder)." Opera singer Josh Groban is often caught up in a case of mistaken identity.
Fact: Paris Hilton's prized possession is a basketball actor Jon Heder signed as his big screen alter ego Napoleon Dynamite. On the Christmas gift Heder pokes fun at Hilton for calling her bobcat pet LIGER - Dynamite's mythical lion and tiger cross-bred big cat.