Winnipeg Free Press - PRINT EDITION
Posted: 01/18/2013 1:00 AM | Comments: 0
11The 65-year-old former governor of California returns to the big screen Friday as the sheriff of an Arizona border town tasked with stopping a Mexican cartel boss from returning to Mexico. It marks his first leading role since serving as The Governator for six years.
"I personally feel that this is entertainment," said Schwarzenegger. "The other thing is a serious real life tragedy. I think that we are going to continue doing entertainment. That is what we are doing as our profession, but at the same time, we all have a responsibility, I think, to improve the situation that we are in."
Schwarzenegger noted it's important not to stigmatize mental illnesses. He also cited parenting, education, security and gun laws as contributing factors to the issue of gun violence.
"We as a society have the responsibility to look at this and leave no stone unturned," he said.
-- The Associated Press
Republished from the Winnipeg Free Press print edition January 18, 2013 D2
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