A representative for Terminator star Arnold Schwarzenegger revealed that the action movie star’s first words after waking up from open-heart surgery were, “I’m back.”
Earlier today, it was reported that Terminator star Arnold Schwarzenegger has undergone open-heart surgery on Thursday to replace a catheter valve. The action film icon was said to be recovering in hospital and now his representative Daniel Ketchell has revealed that the actor’s first words after waking up were, “I’m back.” Of course, those words were spoken by Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Terminator in the third installment of the franchise, a nod to the iconic line he delivered in the original film, “I’ll Be Back.” You can check out Ketchell’s comment in the post below!
— Daniel Ketchell (@ketch) March 30, 2018
Schwarzenegger’s pulmonic valve was successfully replaced and he is currently in stable condition.
Schwarzenegger is set to reprise his role as the Terminator in a sixth installment of the franchise directed by Tim Miller. The new film will reunite Schwarzenegger with Linda Hamilton and is said to be a direct sequel to Terminator 2: Judgment Day with a new young woman as the main character. Schwarzenegger recently revealed that production is expected to begin in October.
The sixth Terminator film is scheduled to hit theaters on July 26, 2019.