Birth Date: June 17, 1957 / Age: 59
Birth Place: Glendale, California, USA
Also Credited as: Jon Francis
Biography: Jon Gries is an American actor, born on June 17, 1957 in Glendale, California. He is also a writer and director. He is known for playing Uncle Rico in the movie Napoleon Dynamite and is also known for his role as Laslo Hollyfeld in the 1985 comedy film Real Genius. His most notable television role is Broots on the NBC series The Pretender.