Published On: Sat, Mar 28th, 2015

‘Independence Day 2′: Vivica Fox back,’Boardwalk Empire’ star cast

The long awaited sequel to Independence Day continues to add cast as the production is set to begin. Boardwalk Empire‘s Travis Tope has been cast and Vivica Fox will indeed be returning to reprise her role as Jasmine.

TheWrap reported the news that Tope is now set to join franchise newcomers Liam Hemsworth, Charlotte Gainsbourg and Jessie Usher alongside the returning Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman and Fox.

independence-day-movie-photo white-house explodingIndependence Day 2 will begin production in May from a script by Carter Blanchard after a ton of revisions and drafts, including work by director Roman Emmerich, Dean Devlin and James Vanderbilt.

Not a lot is known about the sequel, but the franchise is likely getting a makeover/reboot to pass the main roles over to Hemsworth and Usher with a likely third Independence Day film in the works.

Some of these stories and other coverage of ID2  on The Dispatch – click here

Independence Day 2 will arrive in theaters June 24, 2016 (almost exactly 20 years after the original)

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