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Paramount pledges the return of the Terminator

Paramount has confirmed that it is rebooting the Terminator franchise and planning a new trilogy of films. However, the Hollywood studio is keeping quiet about whether Arnold Schwarzenegger will play a role.

Arnold Schwarzenegger in Terminator 2: Judgment Day
Arnold Schwarzenegger in Terminator 2: Judgment Day Credit: Press Association

Schwarzenegger starred as the title character in the original 1984 movie. It spawned a trilogy that earned more than $1 billion at the box office worldwide. Paramount says it will release the new "Terminator" in July 2015.

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Schwarzenegger: Thatcher was a 'visionary and a warrior'

Actor and former Republican Congressman Arnold Schwarzenegger has tweeted his reaction to the death of Margaret Thatcher:

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Margaret Thatcher was a visionary, a warrior and a once-in-a-lifetime leader who left the world better than she found it. We'll miss her.

Arnold Schwarzenegger pays tribute to Joe Weider

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Arnold Schwarzenegger Credit: Alessia Paradisi/ABACA USA/Empics Entertainment

Arnold Schwarzenegger has paid tribute to fitness and bodybuilding icon Joe Weider, who died yesterday at the age of 93.

In a statement, Schwarzenegger said: "Today, I lost a dear friend and mentor, and the world lost one its strongest advocates of living a healthy lifestyle.

"Joe Weider was a titan in the fitness industry and one of the kindest men I have ever met."

"When I was a young boy in Austria, his muscle magazines provided me with the inspiration and the blueprint to push myself beyond my limits and imagine a much bigger future."

Bodybuilding icon Joe Weider dies aged 93

Fitness and bodybuilding guru Joe Weider died today aged 93.
Fitness and bodybuilding guru Joe Weider died today aged 93. Credit: REUTERS/Robert Galbraith

Fitness and bodybuilding icon Joe Weider died today aged 93, his publicist said.

Weider, who created the Mr Olympia bodybuilding contest and mentored a young Arnold Schwarzenegger, died of heart failure, Charlotte Parker said.

The bodybuilding guru built a magazine empire that included publications such as Muscle and Fitness, Shape and Men's Fitness.

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