Yope from Norway is the twenty-ninth episode of the fourth season of Recess, which was first broadcast on February 20, 2000.


Gus becomes jealous of Yope, a Norwegian transfer student who claims Gus is his special friend.



  • Animation error: When Gus is telling T.J. that Lawson started hanging out with Yope, T.J. has four freckles on his cheek instead of three.
  • Credits error: Paul Dooley is accidentally credited as "Paul Pooley".
  • Factual error: Yope claims that tetherball was "inwented" in his country (Norway), but tetherball was actually invented in England.


  • Bonkey makes his first appearance in this episode.
  • There was originally going to be a scene where Miss Grotke is attempting to speak Norwegian to Yope, but the scene was cut due to time constraints.
  • This episode was cut from the Italian dub.
  • This episode was paired up with "The Library Kid" outside the US.
  • This Episode is "Lost" from the Latin American Dub.


  • T.J. Detweiler - Andrew Lawrence
  • Vince LaSalle - Rickey D'Shon Collins
  • Ashley Spinelli - Pamela Segall-Adlon
  • Gretchen Grundler - Ashley Johnson
  • Mikey Blumberg - Jason Davis
  • Gus Griswald - Courtland Mead
  • Miss Grotke - Allyce Beasley
  • Hank - Paul Dooley
  • Randall Weemes/Dave - Ryan O'Donohue
  • Swinger Girl - Francesca Smith
  • Captain Sticky/Kid #1 - E.G. Daily
  • Cornchip Girl - Aria Noelle Curzon
  • Phil - Justin Jon Ross
  • Earwin Lawson - Erik von Detten
  • Yope Halberson - Pamela Hayden
  • Kid #2 - Anndi McAfee
  • Photographer - Frank Welker