James Cameron Says A New ‘Terminator’ Series Might Be In The Works

James Cameron is considering bringing back the “Terminator” franchise … again.

There have been several sequels since the original “Terminator” debuted in 1984. “Terminator 2: Judgement Day”, “Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines” and “Terminator Salvation”. Now, Cameron reveals he’s been thinking of a way to revive the franchise.

“The question is: has the franchise run its course or can it be freshened up?” the director pondered. The most recent sequel, “Terminator: Genisys” wasn’t a huge hit at the box-office, but Cameron says there is still more to explore.

He explained that the world of technology and sci-fi has expanded so much since his original films that it would be more relevant than ever.

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“So, I am in discussions with David Ellison, who is the current rights holder globally for the ‘Terminator’ franchise, and the rights in the U.S. market revert to me under U.S. copyright law in a year-and-a-half, so he and I are talking about what we can do,” he spilled.

“Right now we are leaning toward doing a three-film arc and reinventing it. We’ll put more meat on the bones if we get past the next couple of hurdles as and when we announce that,” Cameron said.

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Of course, with every “Terminator” sequel, the question has to be asked: Will Arnold Schwarzenegger be back?

Cameron said he would be involved in the new trilogy if it happens, but it’s time to introduce more new characters.

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