Sunday, July 22, 2018
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Terminator 6 shooting to begin this summer

"I'll be back." Arnold Schwarzenegger and his iconic characters have said it over and over again, so it's probably just time we all believe it. Why? Because it turns out that Terminator 6 is actually happening, with shooting scheduled to begin this summer.

According to Movieweb.com, Schwarzenegger was Columbus, Ohio, over the weekend for a bodybuilding event and went on the record about the Terminator sequel.

"We are starting to shoot Terminator 6 in June to the middle of October, so I am in that," he said. "I am looking forward to coming back as the T-800 model. It's gonna be great with Tim Miller as the director and Jim Cameron is kind of supervising the whole thing."

We already think we know a little about what to expect from the movie. Linda Hamilton is expected to return as "Sarah Connor." And Terminator 6 will in fact be a sequel to 1991's Terminator 2: Judgement Day. That means the storylines of the Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines, Terminator: Salvation and Terminator: Genisys will be ignored.

(So why call this Terminator 6? What do I know? I'm no '80s expert.)

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