MISSOULA, Mont. - The public information officer for the West Mullan Fire, Pat McKelvey, confirmed that Arnold Schwarzenegger is in Montana to work on a documentary. He arrived at a West Mullan Fire camp at 5:30 a.m. Monday morning. After eating breakfast with the firefighters, he headed out on the fire lines with a hotshot crew.
The documentary looking at climate change and how it impacts fire season, is to be aired on Showtime. Schwarzenegger, the former governor of California and actor, is working as the executive producer for the film. It is unknown how long he'll be in Montana.
McKelvey says the fire crew was very excited to meet him and were very welcoming.