Jon Gries

Actor, writer, director Jon Gries

Jonathan Francis "Jon" Gries is an American actor, writer and director. He is also credited under the names Jon Francis and Jonathan Gries. He is known for his role in Napoleon Dynamite as Uncle Rico, and more recently as recurring character Roger Linus on Lost. He is also known for his roles in Martin and The Pretender.
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17 June 1957
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WATCH: Get creative with Nintendo Labo - Independent Online
Google News - about 1 month
IGN Africa WATCH: Get creative with Nintendo Labo Independent Online INTERNATIONAL - Together with the Nintendo Switch console, the Nintendo Labo is a new line of interactive tools that allow you to make, play and discover experiences designed to inspire creative minds and playful hearts alike. READ ALSO: WATCH ... Joy-Con Grips Are A Lot More Useful With Smartphones In ThemKotaku Nintendo Labo: Recycled Optimism for Gaming InnovationCOGconnected KORG Gadget Opens Up a World of Musical Possibilities on Nintendo Switch This SpringComicbook.com Brinkwire (press release) all 12 news articles »
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From actor to director, Gries finds himself ‘Grinnin’
ABQ Journal - over 5 years
Jon Gries can't wait to get back to New Mexico- and he's on his way. The actor ...
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City Hams it Up with Radio Operators
Acworth Patch - over 5 years
Members of a local amateur radio operating society were recognized by the Mayor and Board of Aldermen of the City of Acworth for their efforts to use radio communications to assist people during disaster scenarios. The Kennehoochee Amateur Radio Club (KARC) was founded in 1949 and has been the gathering point for local amateur radio enthusiasts. Commonly called “ham radios,” operators use radio signals to communicate with each other for non-commercial purposes using unique callsigns. Every year, ham radio enthusiasts gather in local parks and public areas for a “Field Day.” The purpose of the exercise is to not only spread their love of amateur radio operations, but to make as much contact as possible with other radio operators in a 24 hour period. This message handling is meant to simulate the immediate response to a disaster situation such as Hurricane Katrina, where amateur radio operators were among the first to get messages in and out of the danger zone. In addition to d...
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On the Record: John Grimes, intelligence expert and professor at UAB
Courier Journal - almost 6 years
'To get up every morning and to know that mentally, physically and emotionally, intellectually and socially I will be intellectually challenged in matching wits with people who are perhaps equal to the task out there is what rings my starting bell every day.'
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Rentrée télé américaine: de gros noms au petit écran - Showbizz.net
Google News - over 6 years
Les membres de la distribution originale du long-métrage (Jon Heder, Aaron Ruell, Efren Ramirez, Tina Majorino, Sandy Martin, Jon Gries et Diedrich Bader) reprendront leurs rôles dans cette série d'animation. D'autres personnages s'ajouteront à ces
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Tela Quente - natelinha
Google News - over 6 years
De Pierre Morel, com Liam Neeson, Maggie Grace, Leland Orser, Jon Gries, David Warshofsky, Holly Valance. Ação. Ex-agente do governo especializado em operações secretas concorda, contra sua vontade, que sua filha viaje para Paris com uma amiga
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Haute Event: Jason Kidd and Jon Gries Party at Tryst Nightclub - Haute Living
Google News - over 6 years
In a separate group, Jon Gries, known for his roles in “Napoleon Dynamite” and “Taken,” was joined by an entourage of independent film actors at the sophisticated nightclub. The group sat next to the sunken dance floor at a private table with exclusive
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Synapse Gives 'Maniac Cop' The HD Treatment - Bloody Disgusting
Google News - over 6 years
A pair of violent vaudevillians (NAPOLEON DYNAMITE's Jon Gries, and Thomas Jay Ryan) mistake him for his brother, looking to collect on a debt he didn't know he owed. Eight fingers later, Roy is burnt to a crisp, forged by fire into a new man
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Supernatural – 5×11 Il virus della follia: Episodio dell’8 agosto - eTivvu.it
Google News - over 6 years
Dietro alla segnalazione di Martin (Jon Gries), un loro amico di famiglia, Dean ( Jensen Ackles ) e Sam ( Jared Padalecki ) decidono di farsi ricoverare nell’istituto psichiatrico, dove anni prima lui ha scelto di...Tags: jon gries jared padalecki
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Schnappt Shorty - DVD Palace
Google News - over 6 years
John Travolta, Gene Hackman, Rene Russo, Danny DeVito, Dennis Farina, Delroy Lindo, James Gandolfini, David Paymer, Bobby Slayton, Martin Ferrero, Jon Gries, Renee Props, Miguel Sandoval, Jacob Vargas, Linda Hart, Ron Karabatsos, Alison Waddell,
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Countdown To Comic-Con 2011: Thursday Picks - SanDiego.com
Google News - over 6 years
Original cast members from the hit indie film including Jon Heder, Tina Majorino, Efren Ramirez, Jon Gries, Sandy Martin, Diedrich Bader and executive producer Mike Scully. Join us for a sneak peek at never-before-seen footage and a "sweet" Q & A
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Fox orders more 'Napoleon Dynamite', 'Allen Gregory' - Digital Spy
Google News - over 6 years
Napoleon Dynamite is a follow-up to the 2004 film of the same name and will feature the voice talents of the original cast, including Jon Heder (Napoleon), Efren Ramirez (Pedro), Aaron Ruell (Kip) and Jon Gries (Uncle Rico). Seven new scripts have been
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Comic-Con 2011: Thursday Schedule - Screen Junkies
Google News - over 6 years
Hall H 2:00-3:00 Napoleon Dynamite— Original cast members from the hit indie film including Jon Heder, Tina Majorino, Efren Ramirez, Jon Gries, Sandy Martin, Diedrich Bader and executive producer Mike Scully (The Simpsons) present a new series
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Fox at Comic-Con: Details for Glee, Fringe, Bones Alcatraz, Family Guy & Other ... - TVOvermind
Google News - over 6 years
Here are all the details: Original cast members Jon Heder, Tina Majorino, Efren Ramirez, Jon Gries, Sandy Martin and Diedrich Bader and executive producer Mike Scully (The Simpsons) of the hit indie film present a new series following your favorite
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NATURAL SELECTION Movie Poster, Photos and Clips with Rachel Harris and Matt O ... - Daemon's Movies
Google News - over 6 years
Check out the poster, some photos and clips for NATURAL SELECTION which stars Rachael Harris, Jon Gries, Matt O'Leary, John Diehl, and written & directed by Robbie Pickering. You can read all our coverage of Natural Selection here
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Jon Gries
    FIFTIES
  • 2008
    Age 50
    In 2008, he appeared in the CSI: NY episode "The Box" as the father of that episode's victim.
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  • FORTIES
  • 2007
    Age 49
    In 2007 he played the menacing dad to Samaire Armstrong in Around June.
  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1957
    Born
    Born on June 17, 1957.
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