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The Emperor's New School is an animated television show that aired in the United States between 2006 and 2008. The show lasted 2 full seasons. Walt Disney Television Animation produces the show, where each episode follows the adventures of a young emperor named Kuzco. The goal of Kuzco is for him to finish up his education so that he can get back to being the emperor. However, there are many obstacles in his way including his rivals and his own laziness.

The shows features voice-over work from J.P. Manoux, Jessica DeCicco, Fred Tatasciore, John Goodman, Wendie Malick, Jessie Flower, Eartha Kitt, and Patrick Warburton. Additionally, the show provides guest roles for Miley Cyrus, Dylan and Cole Sprouse, Chloe Grace Moretz, and Joey Lawrence.

The series opens up by establishing what Kuzco must do to return to his role as emperor. Then we are introduced to Yzma. Yzma, voiced by Eartha Kitt, is out to prevent Kuzco from graduating. She is also Kuzco's biggest rival, and has been for a long time. The first episode then presents Kuzco with his first challenge against his biggest rival. Kuzco has to beat Yzma in a race, or else he fails the class.

As Kuzco attempts to carefully make his way through school, he meets new friends and new enemies. Along the journey to graduation, Kuzco will find love and form close bonds with his new friends. However, it is important for him to remain focused. Otherwise, his biggest threat, Yzma, will get the better of him. If that happens he will never return to the throne.

Each episode runs for 22 minutes, and each episode usually features one to two separate stories. From season 1 to season 2, a lot of the characters are voiced by different actors. For example, John Goodman replaced Fred Tatasciore in the second season.

2 Seasons, 45 Episodes - Canceled
January 27, 2006
Animation & Cartoons, Children
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The Emperor's New School Full Episode Guide

  • Yzma's plan to wipe Kuzco out of the Royal Records backfires when Kronk replaces Kuzco on the records after rescuing the Royal Record Keeper. To repeal this change Kuzco and Yzma team up until the former Emperor-to-be recognizes his chance and turns against her.

  • Yzbot: Yzma leaves Kronk in charge of a robotic version of herself while she goes off to Hollywood to become a famous pop star. Things get a little crazy though when the Yzbot's remote gets switched with the show-controlling remote that belongs to Kuzco.The Puma Whisper: Kuzco finds himself in a jam after he takes credit for scaring off a pack of wild pumas that were about to attack him when it was really Pacha.

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