The main cast of the classic comedy movie Napoleon Dynamite is reuniting for an NFT animated TV series — Cyko KO. The series will launch on the blockchain, using NFTs as the characters. This surprising news was confirmed by Cyko KO’s creator through his Twitter account.
More importantly, the series will reward its viewers through a watch-to-earn ecosystem. This series sees Napoleon Dynamite actors – including Jon Heder, Tina Majorino, Efren Ramirez, and Jon Gries, are reuniting after many years. What roles are they likely to play in the series?
What Roles Do The Napoleon Dynamite Cast Have In The NFT Series?
The above-mentioned Napoleon Dynamite star cast will be voice actors for some characters on the upcoming NFT TV series. Apparently, Cyko KO’s storyline is no secret, as it bases on an Award-nominated comic book ‘Cyko KO’ by Rob Feldman.
Although the full details of the role of each actor are unknown, we do know who the lead voice actor is. Actor Jon Heder of Napoleon Dynamite will voice the lead character of Cyko KO — a fourth-wall-breaking hero addicted to pinball.
About The New NFT TV Series — Cyko KO
‘The Deadline’ was the first to break the news before Rob Feldman, the creator of Cyko KO, confirmed it on September 27. Through Twitter, Rob announced working with some of the Napoleon Dynamite cast, such as Jon Heder, Tina Majorino, Efren Ramirez, and Jon Gries.
Although the announcement was just made, the project drops two days from now — September 30 at 4 pm EST. In the initial news, the series will have a 12-minute pilot launched on blockchain streaming service from Replay’s Rewarded.
Furthermore, to incentivise viewers, RPLAY tokens will serve as a reward for watching Cyko KO.
BREAKING NEWS!!! This is what we've been sitting on! Thrilled to be working with @Theta_Network @ThetaDrop @ImagineReplay @hederjon @EfrenRamirez @tinamajorino @jongries @RocketshipEnt @tomakel Drop forthcoming this Friday at 4PM Eastern!! https://t.co/DLBqqu8RX8
— Rob Feldman (@itsfeldman) September 27, 2022
Rob Feldman’s Past Works
Rob Feldman has worked with Theta on Cyko Headz NFT collectibles which initially spawned the Theta blockchain. Furthermore, he also recently worked with stars like Josh Duhamel, Katee Sackhoff, and Dulé Hill in the ‘Night of Animated Dead’ for Warner Bros.