The lawsuit, filed on Friday (16MAY03) in LOS ANGELES SUPERIOR COURT, accuses Warner BROS, parent company AOL TIME WARNER and the film's producers of breaching their 1998 oral agreement and a 2000 contract to revive his character Tank in the two sequels, and of slandering him.
Chong, 35, also accused the filmmakers of "intentionally publishing numerous false statements that he was a terrorist", and of conspiring to blackball him in Hollywood.
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The show is up for 12 awards altogether.
Benedict Cumberbatch's success elsewhere could prove to be bad news for the show.
Gene Simmons has poured cold water on rumours the original KISS line up will reunite.