‘Napoleon Dynamite’ Star Jon Heder to Join Fox Comedy


Napoleon Dynamite s Jon Heder will be returning to Fox, starring in the nets Ricky Blitt comedy currently known as Here s Your Damn Family. The comedy centers on a mother (Jane Kaczmarek) who shocks her 30-something son with a new marriage after being single for two decades.  Plus, her new husband is bringing home his own three children. Heder will be playing Richard, her son, who is described as a rare combination of intense intelligence and sloth-like underachiever. The role marks Heder s first role as a series regular on television since Fox s animated remake series based on Napoleon Dynamite.  His other credits include: Robot Chicken, My Name Is Earl, and Dead Grandma. Earlier this week JAG s David James Elliot was announced as Kaczmarek s character s new husband.


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