TERMINATOR GENISYS is an upcoming science fiction action film directed by Alan Taylor (Thor: The Dark World) and written by Laeta Kalogridis (Shutter Island) and Patrick Lussier (Drive Angry). It is the fifth installment in the Terminator series. Arnold Schwarzenegger is reprising his role as the titular character, along with newcomers , Emilia Clarke, Jai Courtney, Jason Clarke, Matt Smith, Byung-Hun Lee (李秉宪), and JK Simmons.
The year is 2029. John Connor (Clarke), leader of the resistance continues the war against the machines. At the Los Angeles offensive, John’s fears of the unknown future begin to emerge when TECOM spies reveal a new plot by SkyNet that will attack him from both fronts; past and future, and will ultimately change warfare forever.