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Tommy Chong

Tommy Chong was born on May 24, 1938 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada as Thomas B. Kin Chong. He is an actor, known for Up in Smoke (1978), After Hours (1985) and Cheech and Chong's Next Movie (1980). He has been married to Shelby Chong since 1975. They have four children. He was previously married to Maxine Sneed. See full bio »

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 2016 Zootopia (filming)
Yax (voice)
 2015 Uncle Grandpa (TV Series)
Bottom Bag
- Bottom Bag (2015) ... Bottom Bag (voice)
 2014 The Fluffy Movie: Unity Through Laughter
Video Store Clerk
 2014 The Millers (TV Series)
Ganja Pete
- Bahama Mama (2014) ... Ganja Pete
 2014 Raising Hope (TV Series)
- The One Where They Get High (2014) ... Hubert
 2014 It's Gawd!
 2013 Cheech & Chong's Movie Review (Video short)
 2013 Cheech & Chong's History of 420 (Video short)
 2013 Cheech & Chong's TED Talk (Video short)
 2013 Cheech & Chong Count to 1 Minute (Video short)
 2013 Cheech & Chong Read the Bible (Video short)
 2011 Franklin & Bash (TV Series)
Judge Tommy Harper
- The Bangover (2011) ... Judge Tommy Harper
 2008 Code Monkeys (TV Series)
Laird Boony
- The Secret of 4-20 (2008) ... Laird Boony (voice)
 2007 George Lopez (TV Series)
Mr. Gutierrez
 2006 Evil Bong
Jimbo Leary
 2006 Scarface: The World Is Yours (Video Game)
Hippie (voice)
 1999-2006 That '70s Show (TV Series)
- That '70s Finale (2006) ... Leo
- Love of My Life (2006) ... Leo
- Leaving Home Ain't Easy (2006) ... Leo (credit only)
- We Will Rock You (2006) ... Leo (credit only)
- Sheer Heart Attack (2006) ... Leo (credit only)
 2005 Secret Agent 420
 2001 The Wash
Dee's Connection
 2000 South Park (TV Series)
Chief Running Pinto
- Cherokee Hair Tampons (2000) ... Chief Running Pinto (voice)
 1999 Dharma & Greg (TV Series)
- Tie-Dying the Knot (1999) ... Carl
 1998 Half Baked
Squirrel Master
 1997 Sliders (TV Series)
Van Elsinger
- Stoker (1997) ... Van Elsinger
 1997 Nash Bridges (TV Series)
Barry Chen
- Wild Card (1997) ... Barry Chen
 1997 McHale's Navy
Armando / Ernesto
 1994 The George Carlin Show (TV Series)
- George Runs Into an Old Friend (1994) ... Rhodes
 1990 The Spirit of '76
 1990 Far Out Man
Far Out Man
 1989 Tripwire
Merle Shine
 1985 After Hours
Pepe (as Thomas Chong)
 1985 Get Out of My Room
The Man
 1983 Still Smokin
Chong (as Thomas Chong)
 1982 Things Are Tough All Over
Chong / Prince Habib
 1980 Cheech and Chong's Next Movie
Chong (as Thomas Chong)
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Other Works:

Album (with Cheech Marin): "Get Out of My Room" See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 7 Interviews | 11 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Thomas Chong | Chong


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Personal Quote:

[on guitarist Gaye Delorme] When people used to see Coltrane play, sax players would run out of the clubs going 'I quit! I'll never play again! I can't take it!. On a quieter scale, that's exactly how Gaye mad me feel. He had a neat little trick. All good musicians do. He said, 'Can I sit in, and do you mind if if I can borrow your guitar?' And then he took the same instrument that I'd been ... See more »


Biography in: "Who's Who in Comedy" by Ronald L. Smith. Pg. 104-105 (article "Cheech and Chong"). New York: Facts on File, 1992. ISBN 0816023387 See more »

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