Canadian actor and comedian
Tommy Chong Rank
Tommy Chong Rank
About Tommy Chong
Tommy Chong is a comedian, actor, director, and musician, most known for being part of Cheech & Chong.
Tommy Chong's first artistic venture was as a guitarist for a soul band called Little Daddy & The Bachelors, but they broke up after various name changes and other issues. Chong went on to form the extremely popular comedy duo Cheech & Chong with Cheech Marin. Chong directed four of the films.
During Operation Pipe Dreams, Chong's son was in trouble for selling bongs. However, Tommy Chong took the heat to avoid legal problems for his family.
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Famous quotes by Tommy Chong
If I don't get paid I'm going to take a whole lot of Marshall amps home with me on the plane.Tommy Chong
My incarceration was actually a positive thing from the beginning. I needed a gimmick to get my act going again, it gave me material.Tommy Chong
Religion is run by thought police. 'Obey. Listen. This is what you do. Don't ask questions. Go die for your country.' The spirituality says, 'Okay, you can die for your country, but know what you're doing while you're doing it.'Tommy Chong
The funny thing is, Dennis Miller got me back into comedy.Tommy Chong
To be in a situation where you have no rights whatsoever is something I wish everybody could experience. People's attitudes would change. It would be a better place.Tommy Chong
We won a contest at the teen fair in Vancouver and the first prize was a recording contract and we recorded at a radio station on the stairway, and we did a record and it got put out.Tommy Chong
Tommy Chong's Popularity
Tommy Chong is a famous Canadian actor and comedian, who was born on May 24, 1938. As a person born on this date, Tommy Chong is listed in our database as the 12th most popular celebrity for the day (May 24) and the 13th most popular for the year (1938).
People born on May 24 fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins. Tommy Chong is the 408th most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Tommy Chong's birthday, Tommy Chong is the 134th most famous Canadian and ranks 5th in famous people born in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
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