On July 11, a report revealed that the official website for Terminator: Genesis had been launched by Paramount. Right now the website is still at a very nascent stage and the home page features a previously published press release giving a brief about the fifth instalment in the Terminator series.
But as the site will be updated, fans will now have an authentic source for info about the movie.
Here's the official brief for the movie as stated on the website:
"Paramount Pictures and Skydance Productions announced today that principal photography is officially underway on the Terminator reboot, directed by Alan Taylor (Thor: The Dark World, Game of Thrones). The film is shooting in New Orleans.
The new film is written by Laeta Kalogridis (Avatar, Shutter Island) and Patrick Lussier (Drive Angry). David Ellison and Dana Goldberg (World War Z, Star Trek Into Darkness) of Skydance Productions are producing. Executive producers are Skydance's Paul Schwake (World War Z, Star Trek Into Darkness), Annapurna Pictures' Megan Ellison (American Hustle, Her), Kalogridis and Lussier.
Terminator stars Arnold Schwarzenegger (The Expendables 1 & 2, Terminator 1, 2 & 3), Jason Clarke (The Great Gatsby, Zero Dark Thirty), Emilia Clarke (Game of Thrones), Jai Courtney (Divergent, Jack Reacher), J.K. Simmons (Men, Women and Children, Up in the Air), Dayo Okeniyi (The Hunger Games, The Spectacular Now), and Byung Hun Lee (Red 2, G.I. Joe Retaliation).
The Terminator franchise launched in 1984 with Schwarzenegger as the title character and spanned three subsequent films, which have earned more than $1 billion at the worldwide box office.
Paramount will distribute the film worldwide on July 1, 2015."