The actor is set to join a rapidly expanding cast that includes Jessie Usher, Liam Hemsworth, Vivica A. Fox and Jeff Goldblum.
Relative newcomers Nicolas Wright and James A. Woods recently worked with director Roland Emmerich on the Independence Day sequel.
Fox has reportedly offered the Hunger Games veteran a lead role alongside returning stars Bill Pullman and Jeff Goldblum in Roland Emmerich’s ID Forever.
The sequel to 1996’s Independence Day is headed to theaters in 2016, but original star Will Smith won’t be fighting aliens again.
The director will remake his 1994 sci-fi film, launching a new franchise for MGM and Warner Bros.
Reports state that Will Smith will most likely not return for Roland Emmerich’s Independence Day 2, but no decision has been absolutely finalized at this point.
Director Roland Emmerich reveals he’s set to talk with Smith about reteaming with Bill Pullman and Jeff Goldblum for the sequel to the 1996 blockbuster Independence Dayl.