NAPOLEON DYNAMITE Panel – Wizard World Virtual Experiences 2020

Napoleon Dynamite stars Jon Heder, Efren Ramirez and Diedrich Bader gave a virtual panel through Wizard World Virtual Experiences 2020 to talk about this cult movie, their careers and to answer fan questions.

Jon Heder portrayed Napoleon Dynamite in (you guessed it) Napoleon Dynamite. He is also well known for roles in Blades of Glory, Just Like Heaven, The Benchwarmers, Critical Role, Woke Up Dead and voice acting roles in Napoleon Dynamite (the animated TV show), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Pickle and Peanut, Stretch Armstrong & the Legend of Korra.

Efren Ramirez was Pedro, for whom you should vote, in Napoleon Dynamite, but is also known for roles in Mad Families, Perpetual Grace, LTD, TripTank, Bordertown, Constantine, Eastbound & Down, Casa de mi Padre, Crank: High Voltage and returning to his role as Pedro in the animated Napoleon Dynamite show. Oh, and VOTE FOR PEDRO!

Diedrich Bader played Rex in Napoleon Dynamite, but is also well known for roles in Hercules, The Drew Carey Show, Whose Line Is It Anyways, Center of the Universe, Veep, Office Space, Squad 85, Chosen, Space Force and voice acting roles in Batman: Brave and the Bold, Harley Quinn, Rapunzel’s Tangled Adventure, Superman: Red Son, Justice League Action, Ultimate Spider-Man, Transformers: Rescue Bots, Phineas and Ferb and so many more! He will be Trapjaw in the upcoming Masters of the Universe: Revelation.

To learn more about Wizard World Virtual Experiences 2020 and the autographs, one-on-one virtual chats and recorded messages available for purchase, visit

About Kyle Williamson

"Captain" Kyle Williamson is a cosplayer, actor, writer, fan and author of "The Elements of Cosplay: The Costume and Beyond." He has also interviewed hundreds of actors, authors and cosplayers and has moderated panels for conventions such as Wizard World, Retro Con, Terrificon, Farpoint and Shore Leave to name a few. You can follow him on Twitter @captainkylepa and Instagram @captainkylephilly.

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