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Jon Heder

Jon Heder was born on October 26, 1977 in Fort Collins, Colorado, USA as Jonathan Joseph Heder. He is an actor and producer, known for Napoleon Dynamite (2004), Blades of Glory (2007) and Surf's Up (2007). He has been married to Kirsten Heder since November 23, 2002. They have three children. See full bio »

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Napoleon Dynamite
Napoleon Dynamite Napoleon Dynamite
Blades of Glory
Blades of Glory Jimmy MacElroy
Surf's Up
Surf's Up Chicken Joe
Just Like Heaven


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 2017 Gloria Talks Funny (Short) (completed)
  Relatively Super (TV Movie) (post-production)
 2017 All Hail King Julien: Exiled (TV Series)
- The Day Before Tomorrow (2017) ... Tentacle (voice, as John Heder)
- Raiders of the Lord Shark (2017) ... Tentacle (voice)
 2015-2017 Star vs. the Forces of Evil (TV Series)
Oskar / Oskar Greason
- Starcrushed (2017) ... Oskar (voice)
- Game of Flags/Girls' Day Out (2016) ... Oskar (voice)
- Star on Wheels/Fetch (2016) ... Oskar Greason (voice)
- Mr. Candle Cares/Red Belt (2016) ... Oskar (voice)
- Blood Moon Ball/Fortune Cookies (2015) ... Oskar (voice)
 2017 Surf's Up 2: WaveMania (Video)
Chicken Joe (voice)
 2015-2016 Pickle and Peanut (TV Series)
- Trick or Treat (2016) ... Pickle (voice)
- Australia (2016) ... Pickle (voice)
- Night Shift/Scalped (2016) ... Pickle (voice)
- Bats/Movie Camp Out (2016) ... Pickle (voice)
 2016 Home: Adventures with Tip & Oh (TV Series)
Mopo store manager
- Sitting on Babies/Best Frenemies (2016) ... Mopo store manager (voice)
 2016 Ghost Team
 2016 The Tiger Hunter
Alex Womack
 2016 Motive (TV Series)
Murray Schultz
- The Vanishing Policeman (2016) ... Murray Schultz
 2016 Bling
Wilmer (voice)
 2015 Christmas Eve
 2015 Armikrog (Video Game)
Vognaut (voice)
 2015 About a Boy (TV Series)
Computer Virus Guy
- About Another Boy (2015) ... Computer Virus Guy
 2015 Weepah Way for Now
 2014/I Midway (Short)
 2014 Wildlife (Short)
Raymond Hinckley
 2014 The Legend of Korra (TV Series)
Ryu / Ryu's Dad
- Beyond the Wilds (2014) ... Ryu / Ryu's Dad (voice)
- Rebirth (2014) ... Ryu (voice)
 2014 My Dad Is Scrooge
Raffi (voice)
 2014 Ben 10: Omniverse (TV Series)
Clyde Five
- Clyde Five (2014) ... Clyde Five (voice)
 2014 Uncle Grandpa (TV Series)
Additional Voices / Kev
- History of Wrestling (2014) ... Additional Voices (voice)
- Viewer Special (2014) ... Kev (voice)
 2014 Réalité
 2014 Clarence (TV Series)
- Rise 'n' Shine (2014) ... Randy (voice)
 2014 Let's Get Digital (Short)
 2014 How I Met Your Mother (TV Series)
- Vesuvius (2014) ... Narshall
 2014 Resan till Fjäderkungens Rike
Bill (English version, voice)
 2013 Bud Selig Must Die (Short)
 2013 A Monsterous Holiday (TV Movie)
Frankenstein (voice)
 2013 Rodencia y el Diente de la Princesa
Sir Jonas (voice)
 2012 Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two (Video Game)
Seth (voice)
 2012 All Star Bowling Trick Shots (Video short)
Jon Heder
 2012 Peter at the End (Short)
 2012 First Look: Ultimate Teaser Trailer (Video short)
Trailer Actor
 2012 The Aquabats! Super Show! (TV Series)
Eagle Claw
- Eagle Claw! (2012) ... Eagle Claw
 2012 Napoleon Dynamite (TV Series)
- FFA (2012) ... Napoleon (voice)
- Bed Races (2012) ... Napoleon (voice)
- Pedro vs. Deb (2012) ... Napoleon (voice)
- Ligertown (2012) ... Napoleon (voice)
- Thundercone (2012) ... Napoleon (voice)
 2012 For Ellen
Fred Butler
 2012 Gulliver Quinn (TV Movie)
Gulliver Quinn
 2011 Legend of Kung Fu Rabbit
Fu (voice)
 2011 L!fe Happens
Wrong Number Caller
 2010 FCU: Fact Checkers Unit (TV Series)
- Fact Master (2010) ... Jon
- Gilfanator (2010) ... Jon
- Fear of Flying (2010) ... Jon
- Blonde on Blonde (2010) ... Jon
- The Rider (2010) ... Jon
 2008 My Name Is Earl (TV Series)
Joel Malone
- Girl Earl (2008) ... Joel Malone
 2007 Surf's Up
Chicken Joe (voice)
 2006 The Sasquatch Gang
Laser Tag Employee
 2005 Robot Chicken (TV Series)
Napoleon Bonamite / Astronaut / Bully's Friend
- The Black Cherry (2005) ... Napoleon Bonamite / Astronaut / Bully's Friend (voice, as John Heder)
 2005 Tankman Begins (TV Short)
 2004 Sockbaby (Short)
Twin Frogman
 2003 Peluca (Short)
 2000 Funky Town (Short)
Officer Hardy (as Jonathan Heder)
 2000 The Wrong Brother (Video short)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

TV commercials: Utah State Fair, as his character "Napoleon Dynamite" from the film Napoleon Dynamite (2004). See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 3 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

John Heder | Jonathan Heder


6' 2" (1.88 m)

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Personal Quote:

I don't think I ever will do a sex scene because of my religion and my personal standards. Coming into this business has opened up many doors where I'm constantly making a decision on each project. I'll never do a sex scene where you see a man and a woman lie on the bed and the camera is still there with the naked actors in your face. I won't show the act of it on screen. See more »


He is a graduate of South Salem High School, Salem, Oregon. See more »

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