I will be happy if America is still there." In a radio interview after he left the jungle, Mr Arnold defended his decision not to release the video, claiming it wouldn't have changed the outcome of the election.
After leaving the show in 2005, Arnold received strong reviews for two film projects released that year.
He appeared in the dramatic comedy (2007) amongst other films.
Over the years, however, he has been able to carve out a place for himself in film and television, playing a variety of roles.
One of seven children, Arnold’s parents split up when he was 4 years old.
“I think if the people that like him saw him saying the N-word, he’s sitting matter-of-factly in front of there has to be 30 people there, and he’s matter-of-factly saying all of this stuff.