Fox will reprise her role as Jasmine Dubrow, the girlfriend of Will Smith's character Steve Hiller and mother of Dylan. Jasmine's son, now played by Jessie Usher, will be the lead in the sequel. Independence Day 2 also stars Jeff Goldblum, Liam Hemsworth and Charlotte Gainsbourg.
Fox celebrated the good news by sharing photos from the original film, with the hashtag "#LegitimateCareer"
Independence Day 2 will hit theaters June 24, 2016.
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