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Tommy Chong Insulted By Bernie Sanders Snub

The stoner icon, who endorsed the Democrat for U.S. President earlier this year (16), claims he was asked to introduce the Senator at the event and then told he was no longer needed...

Tommy Chong Had Weed Clause In Dancing With The Stars Contract

The Cheech & Chong star, who is an outspoken marijuana advocate, took part in the TV talent show last year (14) alongside others including Back to The Future's Lea Thompson and actor Alfonso...

Tommy Chong Undergoing Surgery To Remove Tumour

The marijuana activist checked into the hospital in Los Angeles on Thursday (14Oct15) shortly after appearing on U.S. news show Access Hollywood Live, where he revealed he's desperate to close out his longtime...

Tommy Chong Set For Surgery

The Cheech & Chong star was diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2012 and he shunned traditional treatment for alternative therapies. He was declared free of the disease a year later (13). However,...

Tommy Chong Launching Online Stoner Show

The Cheech & Chong star is set to front a talk show called Almost Legal which will be broadcast on YouTube.com, and he will address issues such as his ongoing battle with rectal...

Tommy Chong Has Cancer

Tommy Chong is having treatment for rectal cancer. The 77-year-old actor - famed for his cult classic 'Cheech & Chong' 'stoner' films, also starring Cheech Marin - has been told he has cancer for the...

Tommy Chong's Cancer Returns

The Cheech & Chong star and marjiuana advocate was diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2012 but shunned traditional forms of treatment for alternative therapies including hemp oil, supplements and a diet overhaul....

Tommy Chong: 'Hemp Oil Suppositories Helped Me Beat Cancer'

Stoner icon Tommy Chong credits marijuana with helping him beat prostate cancer.The actor claims he was able to beat the disease by shoving hemp oil capsules up his bottom. He tells U.S. news show...

Cheech & Tommy Chong Teaming For First Movie Together In 20 Years

Iconic stoner duo Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong are set to reunite on the big screen for a new film.The actors are teaming up with The Dukes of Hazard director Jay Chandrasekhar for their first...

Tommy Chong Says He's To Thank For 'The Wolf Of Wall Street'

Leonardo DiCaprio stars as stock market criminal genius Jordan Belfort in Martin Scorsese's latest movie The Wolf of Wall Street, but this is one portrayal that Tommy Chong claims would not have happened were it...

Tommy Chong Helped Banker Write Book The Wolf Of Wall Street Movie Is Based On

Actor Tommy Chong has revealed he's partly responsible for the book that inspired Martin Scorsese's new film The Wolf Of Wall Street - because he encouraged writer Jordan Belfort to chronicle his wild life.Belfort was...

Tommy Chong Defends Daughter's Oprah Winfrey Comments

Comedian Tommy Chong has come to his daughter Rae Dawn Chong's defence after she sparked controversy by going public with her feelings about Oprah Winfrey.Chong verbally attacked the Tv icon with a few choice racially-charged...

Tommy Chong Is Cancer-free

Comedian and stoner icon Tommy Chong is celebrating after he was declared cancer-free.The Cheech & Chong star revealed last June (12) that he was suffering with stage one prostate cancer, but he decided against traditional...

Cheech & Tommy Chong To Release Animated Movie

Iconic stoner duo Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong are getting animated for a new film.Cheech and Chong’s Animated Movie will premiere next month (Apr13) to mark marijuana lovers' annual 4-20 'holiday'. The movie will...

Movie Home The Target Of Traffic Accident

A house stoner duo Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong trashed in 1980 film Cheech & Chong's Next Movie has become the site of a traffic accident again - for real.A Chevrolet truck smashed through the...

Tommy Chong Diagnosed With Prostate Cancer

Comedian and stoner icon Tommy Chong has been diagnosed with stage one prostate cancer.The Cheech & Chong star confirmed the health crisis during a Saturday night (09Jun12) interview with news channel Cnn, revealing he was...

Tommy Chong Diagnosed With Prostate Cancer

Comedian and stoner icon Tommy Chong has been diagnosed with stage one prostate cancer.The Cheech & Chong star confirmed the health crisis during a Saturday night (09Jun12) interview with news channel Cnn, revealing he was...

Cheech And Chong Hit The Road After 25 Year Break

Comedy duo CHEECH MARIN and TOMMY CHONG are heading out on the road for their first tour in more than 25 years. The stars of stoner movies Up in Smoke and Still Smokin' will unveil...

Weeds And Grandma's Boy Win Big At Stony Awards

Hit TV show WEEDS and movie GRANDMA'S BOY were the big winners at the sixth annual High Times Stony Awards in New York on Tuesday (24OCT06). Both claimed three prizes at the event, held to...

Party Of Five Star Marries

Former PARTY OF FIVE star JEREMY LONDON married MELISSA CUNNINGHAM on Saturday (02SEP06) in California. The couple both appeared on US family TV show 7TH HEAVEN where London played young minister CHANDLER HAMPTON from 2002-2004,...

Chong Slams Republican Government For Prison Stint

CHEECH + CHONG star TOMMY CHONG has slammed US President GEORGE W BUSH and his conservative administration for sending him to jail for selling water pipes. The star was sentenced to nine months in prison...

Marin Rules Out Cheech + Chong Reunion

Comedian CHEECH MARIN has ruled out a much-anticipated reunion with his movie partner TOMMY CHONG because he fears the pair have grown apart. Marin did consider another CHEECH + CHONG film project after Chong was...

Chong's Tour Scrapped

TOMMY CHONG's comedy tour has been axed by his parole officer after the funnyman's fans in Chicago, Illinois, turned the show into a 'smoke-out'. The UP IN SMOKE star had been given permission to...

Cheech And Chong Didn't Indulge On Set

CHEECH AND CHONG based their cult comedy movies around marijuana, but stopped getting stoned on set because they wasted too much valuable camera time. TOMMY CHONG, who recently served nine months in jail for...

Separate Trailers Split Cheech + Chong

Reunited stoner comedy duo CHEECH + CHONG blame separate trailers for their mysterious split. The UP IN SMOKE stars, TOMMY CHONG and CHEECH MARIN, were best friends when they were touring America, performing 200...

Cheech And Chong's Marijuana Movie-making

Comedy duo CHEECH MARIN and TOMMY CHONG used to experiment with drugs on film sets to "spice up" their big screen performances. The acting pair co-starred in a series of movies - including UP...

Chong Makes Light Of Home Raid

Funnyman TOMMY CHONG is still giggling about the night drug authorities raided his home - even though the rude awakening led to his arrest and a nine month jail spell. The UP IN SMOKE...

Newly-free Chong Still Puzzled About Jail Term

Funnyman TOMMY CHONG is still scratching his head after being released from jail for selling water bongs. The UP IN SMOKE star was jailed for nine months last September (03) after he was found...

Cheech + Chong Return After Stoner's Release From Jail

Stoner funnymen CHEECH + CHONG are teaming up for another movie just days after TOMMY CHONG's release from jail. Chong, who spent nine months behind bars in Bakersfield, California, on a drug paraphernalia rap,...

Judge Refuses To Release Chong From Jail

A judge has refused to release jailed actor TOMMY CHONG before an appeal against his sentence for conspiracy to sell drug paraphernalia is heard. The 65-year-old screen star and comedian, best-known for the cult...

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