INDEPENDENCE DAY 2 has casted Jessie Usher as the son of Will Smith’s character, although Smith himself is not returning. Goldblum will reprise his previous role as David Levinson, and Hemsworth’s role has not been specified at this point. -Click Here To See Jessie Usher Attachment-
The story picks up twenty years after the original, and involves the aliens traveling through worm holes to make a re-appearance on Earth.
Emmerich is set to direct once again, and has co-written the script with Dean Devlin, James Vanderbilt and Carter Blanchard.
Hemsworth is known for his role in the Hunger Games franchise, and will return in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 later this year.
Goldblum, known for his roles in many blockbusters including Jurassic Park, was recently seen in Mortdecai.
Goldblum is repped by ICM and Industry Entertainment.
Lou Chase | Staff Writer