The Aliens are Back!! First Official Trailer 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 catastrophe 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.
Independence Day: Resurgence features:
Director: Roland Emmerich
Jeff Goldblum as David Levinson
Bill Pullman as Thomas J. Whitmore
Liam Hemsworth as Jake Morrison
Jessie Usher as Dylan Dubrow-Hiller
Maika Monroe as Patricia Whitmore
Sela Ward as U.S. President Lanford
Charlotte Gainsbourg as Dr. Catherine Marceaux
Joey King in an undisclosed role
Judd Hirsch as Julius Levinson
Angelababy as Rain
Vivica A. Fox as Jasmine Dubrow-Hiller
Brent Spiner as Dr. Brackish Okun
William Fichtner as General Adams
DeObia Oparei as Dikembe
Gbenga Akinnagbe as Agent Travis
Travis Tope as Charlie
Samantha Logan as Anissa
Mckenna Grace as Daisy
Patrick St. Esprit as Secretary of Defense Tanner
Chin Han as Chinese Space Squadron Leader
Karl Stefanovic as an Australian television reporter
An IDR viral site, The War Of 1996 – United We Stand, has also been launched and reveals the fate of Will Smith‘s Col. Steven Hiller from the first movie.
While test piloting the ESD’s first alien hybrid fighter, an unknown malfunction causes the untimely death of Col. Hiller. Hiller’s valor in the War of 96 made him a beloved global icon whose selfless assault against the alien mothership lead directly to the enemy’s defeat. He is survived by his wife Jasmine and son Dylan.