Grandpa Hoover

Grandpa Hoover Picture

Grandpa Hoover has recently been kicked out of his retirement home for snorting heroin and had to move in with the Hoover family.  Since moving in he has become very close with his granddaughter Olive and has become her coach in the beauty pageants.  Grandpa joins the family on the road trip to the Little Miss Sunshine contest and becomes the source of entertainment.

Played By
Alan Arkin
Full Name
Grandpa Hoover

Grandpa Hoover Quotes

Grandpa: Again with the fucking chicken.
Richard: Dad.
Grandpa: It's always with the goddamn fucking chicken.

I can say what I want - I still got Nazi bullets in my ass.

Grandpa

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Little Miss Sunshine Quotes

Grandpa: Again with the fucking chicken.
Richard: Dad.
Grandpa: It's always with the goddamn fucking chicken.

Olive: I'd like to dedicate this to my grandpa, who showed me these moves.
Pageant MC: Aww, that is so sweet.
[Audience applauds]
Pageant MC: Is he here? Where's your grandpa right now?
Olive: In the trunk of our car.