Cult film duo Cheech And Chong are to return after 20 years to make another
stoner feature for NEW LINE CINEMA.
The pot-loving pair last teamed up in 1984's THE CORSICAN BROTHERS, but
the new caper will find out what Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong are up to in the
New Line Senior Vice President Production KENT ALTERMAN says, "The world
is ripe and ready for a new Cheech + Chong movie, especially considering they
have a whole new generation of fans out there. They came in and told us that
they're ready to
do something again, which we think is a great idea."
The untitled project will be produced by ROBBI CHONG - Tommy's daughter -
and came about when the pair began to talk seriously about reuniting their
NASH BRIDGES star Marin says, "The time finally came where I felt I had
distanced myself enough from the old Cheech persona; people have accepted me as
"I think Tommy and I have a better understanding of each other now, too.
Creating with him again is the easiest thing I've ever done. It's so intuitive
Chong adds, "This is going to be just what everyone's been needing.
"Up in Smoke' sort of put the '60s in perspective. Now we need to put the
'90s and 2000s in perspective and tell everyone that you can still laugh a