24 March 2014 5:52 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

While we wait for any concrete developments on the long-awaited Cheech & Chong sequel Up in Smoke 2, Tommy Chong reveals that Broken Lizard director Jay Chandrasekhar (Super Troopers, The Babymakers) is currently writing a new movie for the iconic comedy duo.

During an interview with Celeb Stoner, Tommy Chong explained that the story will follow Cheech & Chong as the head towards a festival called Burning Joint.

"We've had some preliminary meetings. It looks really good. It looks really funny. It's about us going to a festival called the Burning Joint. All sorts of shenanigans happen. It's going to be a lot of fun."

Jay Chandrasekhar was introduced to Cheech & Chong through Cheech Marin's manager, with Tommy Chong confirming that they may start production this summer.

"They came at us with a rough idea and now they're fleshing it out and making it into a budgetable script. We could start shooting this summer. »


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