Last chance to win “Cyber Dynamite”
Virtual Napoleon Dynamite Cast Reunion Items
Key cast members of the 2004 comedy film “Napoleon Dynamite” reunited virtually for a special event—available on YouTube athttps://bit.ly/3o0172s—on December 4, 2020. The event was also a fundraiser for The Hunger Project, and several cast members donated special one-of-a-kind items to be raffled off among donors to the event. The window to donate, and be eligible to win one of these “sweet” prizes is January 29, 2021.
Jon Heder (Napoleon), Efren Ramirez (Pedro), Jon Gries (Uncle Rico), Tina Majorino (Deb), Haylie Duff (Summer) and, Shondrella Avery (LaFawnduh) were joined by several other surprise cast members for the 1-hour program. Heder, Ramiez, Gries and Avery all donated unique must-have items for any serious Napoleon Dynamite fan. Donors contributing $75 or more before January 29, 2021 will have a shot at winning; a custom portrait by Napoleon, an acting lesson from Pedro, a signed football from Uncle Rico and custom jewelry package from LaFawnduh.
More information is available on The Hunger Project’s event page:
About Napoleon Dynamite:
The quirky 2004 comedy directed by Jared Hess was purchased by Fox Searchlight after its Sundance Film Festival debut and grossed over $46 million on a $400k budget. The film became a cult classic and spawned an animated series on Fox in 2012.
About The Hunger Project:
The Hunger Project is an organization committed to the sustainable end of world hunger. Its community-led programs in Africa, Asia, and Latin America, reaching 16.5 million people who have been mobilized to lead themselves out of hunger and poverty. Their work prioritizes progress in gender equality, health, education, nutrition and income generation in rural areas.