This article is from the The Terminator FAQ, by Karsten A. Loepelmann email@example.com with numerous contributions by others.
*** NEWS FLASHES ***
Rumour: Cameron is set to handle this project in 1998 for a summer 1999
release. This is his way of repaying Fox for all their help with the
budgeting of "Titanic" ($200+ million). This has caused the "Avatar"
project to be delayed.
In late October, 1996, Arnold Schwarzenegger signed a contract for T3! The
amount paid to make sure he'll be back? A kewl US$45 million.
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On "Secrets Revealed", JC is cagey:
"Well, T3...that's a *secret* of course. We can't talk about that [laughs]."
(JC is obviously playing on the fact that the TV show is called "Secrets
Arnold, on T2: "This movie does *not* indicate to me that there's an end to
the story possibilities. According to what we know about the future, there
were *hundreds* of Terminators built. This story could go on forever. I
know Jim [JC] rules out a third film. But I don't" [from "Starlog Yearbook",
Note that by removing the ending of T2 showing Sarah and John in the future,
JC makes it more ambiguous whether or not Skynet will be developed. I
suppose we'll have to wait and see what the future brings ;-)