So in case you missed it, 20th Century Fox revealed the titled to their “Independence Day” sequel that arrives summer 2016. Directed by Roland Emmerich again, Will Smith won’t appear in the movie, but a lot of familiar faces are returning and his character’s son will be in the movie. The cast stars Liam Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman, Judd Hirsch, Vivica A. Fox, Brent Spiner, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Jessie Usher, Maika Monroe and Sela Ward. Here’s the official synopsis for “Independence Day: Resurgence.”
We always knew they were coming back. After INDEPENDENCE DAY redefined the event movie genre, the next epic chapter delivers global spectacle on an unimaginable scale. Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth have collaborated on an immense defense program to protect the planet. But nothing can prepare us for the aliens’ advanced and unprecedented force. Only the ingenuity of a few brave men and women can bring our world back from the brink of extinction.
Due in theaters June 24, 2016, last night Fox delivered a new motion teaser, photos and a chat with the cast where they reveal plenty of character details and more.