Survivor’s Remorse star Jessie Usher has been cast in Roland Emmerich's Independence Day 2 as the son of Will Smith's character, Captain Steven Hiller.
Smith, who stared in the 1996 original, will not be returning for the sequel.
However, Roland Emmerich has taken to Facebook to officially announce Jeff Goldblum will be returning, along with series newcomer Liam Hemsworth:
"First you strategically position your pieces, and when the time is right, you strike.” Excited to officially announce Liam Hemsworth and Jeff Goldblum as the next two pieces of the Independence Day sequel!"
The new film, which is being produced by Dean Devlin, Emmerich and Harald Kloser, is set for release on June 24, 2016.
The first Independence Day grossed $800 million worldwide at the box office and stared the likes of Will Smith, Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman, Vivica A. Fox, Judd Hirsch, Harry Connick Jr. and Randy Quad.
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