Ugh. Could have done without this.
It’s official: “Napoleon Dynamite” is coming to TV.
Fox is giving a series order to a project based on the indie hit, one of two new teen-friendly animated projects greenlighted by the network.
Fox has picked up six episodes of the show, with the original cast on board as voice talent — including Jon Heder as the title character. The network also ordered seven episodes of another show, “Allen Gregory,” from “Superbad” star Jonah Hill and “Yes Man” scribes Andrew Mogel and Jarrad Paul.
Damn you Fox. Damn you to hell. More here. Here’s a sneak peek at the animation style for the cartoon.