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10 Years of 'Napoleon Dynamite:' Where are they now?

It's been 10 years since Napoleon and Kip first stepped foot into Rex’s dojo, and we have an update of how the world is celebrating and where the stars are today.
Travis Poppleton, KSL Modified: July 16, 2014 at 4:38 am •  Published: July 16, 2014
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It's been 10 years since Napoleon and Kip first stepped foot into Rex’s dojo.

In 2004, director Jared Hess brought his unique take on Idaho adolescence to the Sundance Film Festival. Since then, the surprise smash has spawned countless pop-culture references, boat loads of merchandise and even a short-lived animated series, featuring original cast members.

To celebrate the decade of Dynamite, last month a bronze statue featuring the oft-quoted character in a “VOTE FOR PEDRO” t-shirt was unveiled at a small “Napoleon” reunion, and this week, Stephanie Kahan tweeted a picture of her and cast members Jon Heder, Tina Majorino, Haylie Duff and Efren Ramirez.

So what have these four been up to since Sundance?

Jon Heder

Heder saw a lot of screen time immediately following the 2004 film, starring in comedies like “Benchwarmers” and “Blades of Glory.” While his silver screen presence slowed a bit since “Blades,” Heder has kept busy with television and voiceover work. IMDb lists him as being involved in nine different projects between now and 2015, so plan on seeing a lot more of Mr. Heder in the coming months.

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