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'Napoleon Dynamite' stars coming to Fox Tucson Theatre in September

Posted at 2:26 PM, Jul 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-07 01:38:58-04

TUCSON, Ariz. - The stars of the quotable 2004 comedy "Napoleon Dynamite" are reuniting for a Q&A and screening in Tucson September.

Jon Heder, who played the awkward teen star of the title will come to Efren Ramirez, who played his sidekick, Pedro, and Jon Gries (Uncle Rico) will all be at the Fox Tucson Theatre for a screening and Q&A.

An indie sensation, the film was made on a $400,000 budget and grossed neary $45 million worldwide.

Numerous quotes and scenes from the film merged into public consciousness, including "Gosh!" "Can I have your tots?" and "Vote for Pedro."

The event starts at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 6. Tickets run from $24 to $69. You can buy them here.