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“Why Do They Do This”: Arnold Schwarzenegger’s Son’s Happiness Turns to Sadness Hours After SAG-AFTRA Strike Comes to a Potential End

Published 09/26/2023, 9:15 AM EDT

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Patrick Schwarzenegger recently turned 30, and shortly after his birthday celebration, the actor showed concern about the ongoing protest by the SAG-AFTRA and WGA. When fresh negotiations started days after his birthday, the eldest son of Arnold Schwarzenegger hoped for the best. Earlier, news broke that the Screen Actors Guild—American Federation of Television and Radio Artists and Writers Guild of America had reached a tentative agreement with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers.

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The 3-year-old actor rejoyed and posted about the update on social media. However, hours after the positive update, the bodybuilding icon’s son’s happiness disappeared. The Daniel Isn’t Real actor came across unconfirmed news about another reboot. While the project won’t be approved before the strikes are lifted, the upset actor penned a potent question.

Patrick Schwarzenegger finds the trend frustrating


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Currently, the entire entertainment industry is thriving on a wave of reboots. As cameras, VFX, and other technologies keep improving, various projects like classic films, video games, and more are getting rebooted. However, many fans have come to dislike the reboot trend.

Similarly, Arnold Schwarzenegger’s actor son seems frustrated with the reboot trend. Hours after excitedly sharing the latest update on the SAG-AFTRA and WGA strike, Schwarzenegger shared another update. “A reboot of ‘The Office’ will reportedly be announced once the strikes are lifted,” read the Pop Crave post the Midnight Sun actor shared.


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“Why do they do this with everything(?)” wrote the upset actor while sharing the post on his official X account. The Office is among the most legendary sitcoms, and it’s barely been a decade since the final season wrapped up. While only time will tell how the audience reacts, Patrick Schwarzenegger didn’t seem pleased. And while the 30-year-old hasn’t starred in a reboot, he’ll soon be seen in a spin-off.

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Arnold Schwarzenegger’s breakthrough role came in the form of Conan the Barbarian. Schwarzenegger wowed audiences in the 1982 film as the comic book character. Now, his 30-year-old son will also star in a show based on a comic book. Patrick Schwarzenegger will appear as a superhuman in the Amazon Prime show Gen V.

Gen V is a spin-off of The Boys. While Gen V isn’t adapted from The Boys comic book series, it’s set in the same universe. Gen V will premiere on Amazon Prime Video on September 29. The bodybuilding legend’s son got ripped to play his character. However, only time will tell if Gen V becomes Patrick Schwarzenegger’s ticket to the big leagues.


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Sagnik Bagchi


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Sagnik Bagchi is a sports writer at EssentiallySports who specializes in American sports. He has a deep understanding of combat sports, gymnastics, and weightlifting. He holds a Master's Degree in English Literature from a top university.
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