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The original “Independence Day” may have seen aliens defeated, but they’re back with a vengeance in the first trailer for long-gestating sequel “Independence Day: Resurgence.” This time, a new generation of young soldiers, including Liam Hemsworth, Maika Monroe and Jessie Usher, are tasked with fighting the aliens, as returning cast members including Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman, Judd Hirsch and Vivica A. Fox bestow their experience and advice. “Independence Day: Resurgence” will be released on June 24, 2016.Read More

Posted On January 27, 2015By Alamin YohannesIn Casting

‘Independence Day’ Sequel Eyes Liam Hemsworth For Lead

“ID Forever” may have found its star. The Wrap reports Liam Hemsworth is being sought after for the lead role in the long awaited sequel to the 1996 film “Independence Day.” Plot and character details have not been released, but Michael B. Jordan has been rumored to have a role in the film. The film will be helmed by Roland Emmerich. The final script was written by Carter Blanchard, who worked off James Vanderbilt’s original draft. Dean Devlin and Harald Kloser will produce alongside Emmerich. Although star of the original film, WillRead More
“Fantastic Four,” “Star Wars,” “Rocky” and now “Independence Day.” It’s official, every franchise wants a piece of Michael B. Jordan. The Wrap reports the “Fruitvale Station” star has met with director Roland Emmerich about taking a major role in the long-time-coming “Independence Day” sequel, and there is mutual interest, though no formal talks yet. It’s been seventeen years since the original film starring Will Smith as a fighter pilot and Bill Pullman as POTUS teaming up to fight aliens dominated the box office, so it’s really quite impressive that we’veRead More