Celebrate “Napoleon Dynamite” Day Thursday, January 5 At Hollywood & Highland

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January 3rd, 2012

via press release:

THINK YOU SOUND DANG SWEET LIKE “Napoleon Dynamite”?

 

CELEBRATE “Napoleon Dynamite” DAY

THURSDAY, JANUARY 5 AT HOLLYWOOD & HIGHLAND

 

CAST TO AWARD $1,000 AND OTHER PRIZES TO BEST CHARACTER IMPRESSIONS

DURING “Napoleon Dynamite” SOUND-A-LIKE CONTEST

 

Fans Can Register Now By Emailing NAPOLEONDYNAMITEday@gmail.com

 

Napoleon Dynamite Premieres With a Double Dose of Episodes

Sunday, January 15, on FOX

 

“Gosh,” it seems like everyone thinks they can do an awesome Napoleon Dynamite impression. Fans can prove it by getting their “sweet bods” down to NAPOLEON DYNAMITE DAY at Hollywood & Highland on Thursday, Jan. 5 for the “NAPOLEON DYNAMITE Sound-A-Like Contest” where the best impression will win $1,000 and the entire cast – including star Jon Heder – will be on hand to judge the mad skills.

 

Fans should brush up on their favorite lines from the film, whether it’s Kip’s hilarious taunt “Your Mom Goes to College,” or Pedro’s campaign slogan “If you vote for me, all of your wildest dreams will come true” or Napoleon’s iconic threat “You Do, You Die.” The entire cast, including Heder, Efren Ramirez, Tina Majorino, Jon Gries, Diedrich Bader and Sandy Martin will be on hand to award cash prizes and bragging rights to the best character impressions, so fans should sign up early by emailing their first name, last name and email address toNAPOLEONDYNAMITEday@gmail.com. Or show up anytime between 12:00-4:00 PM PST to enjoy a trip back to summer in Preston, ID, with free Tater Tots and quesadillas, Deb’s Arts & Crafts station, Rex Kwon Do demonstrations, a dance competition and a photo with “Tina,” the llama.

 

NAPOLEON DYNAMITE, the new animated comedy based on the hit film, joins FOX’s ANIMATION DOMINATION® lineup with a double dose of all-new episodes Sunday, Jan. 15 (8:30-9:00 PM ET/PT and 9:30-10:00 PM ET/PT).

 

If you aren’t a Los Angeles resident, check out all of the festivities and the contest starting at 1:00 PM PT (4:00 PM ET) by visitingwww.ustream.tv. For more information, go to www.fox.com/Napoleon-Dynamite.

 

 

WHAT:           NAPOLEON DYNAMITE DAY

WHEN:           Thursday, Jan. 5

TIME:              12:00 – 4:00 PM

Sound-A-Like Contest Starts: 1:00 PM (Registration Opens at Noon)

WHERE:         Hollywood & Highland Complex

In Front of the Kodak Theatre

6801 Hollywood Boulevard

Los Angeles, CA 90028

 

 

NAPOLEON DYNAMITE is a 20th Century Fox Television production. The series is created and executive-produced by Jared Hess and Jerusha Hess (“Napoleon Dynamite,” “Nacho Libre”). Executive producer and Emmy Award-winning writer/producer Mike Scully (THE Simpsons, “Everybody Loves Raymond,” “Parks and Recreation”) developed the series for television. Dwayne Carey-Hill directed the premiere episode. The animation house is Rough Draft Studios (“Futurama,” “The Simpsons Movie”).

 
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