The film will be written and directed by Broken Lizard’s Jay Chandrasekhar, who directed, co-wrote, and co-starred in Super Troopers, Club Dread and Beerfest.
The plot sounds similar to narrative premise of Beerfest, except this time the festival is about marijuana instead of beer.
"He's working a script right now for us," Chong explains in a new interview with Celeb Stoner. "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."
Though last year saw the release of Cheech and Chong’s Animated Movie, a cartoon redering of the team’s classic comedy albums -- “They animated the old records. I thought for what they had it was great. We didn't have to write anything,” Chong says -- it’s been over 30 years since the last official Cheech and Chong movie, 1983’s Still Smokin’, the sequel to Up In Smoke, the breakout classic that made the pot smoking duo a stoner sensation.