Matt Smith Signs Up For Terminator Reboot
Former Doctor Who star set to play major role across new Terminator trilogy...
The former Doctor Who star has been confirmed by Paramount Pictures as having joined the cast of the reboot Terminator: Genesis.
It said in a statement: "Smith will play a new character with a strong connection to John Connor, alongside Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jason Clarke, Emilia Clarke, Jai Courtney, J.K. Simmons, Dayo Okeniyi and Byung Hun Lee.
"Alan Taylor is directing the film from a screenplay by Laeta Kalogridis and Patrick Lussier. David Ellison and Dana Goldberg of Skydance Productions are producing. Skydance's Paul Schwake, Annapurna Pictures' Megan Ellison, Kalogridis and Lussier are executive producing."
The Terminator films originally hit the big screen back in 1984, with Arnie playing a time-travelling cyborg who was originally trying to kill Sara Connor and later protect her son John.
Connor will be played by Game Of Thrones' Emilia Clarke in the new movies.