The Ameican actor who is of Nigerian descent, joins previously cast Maika Monroe, Vivica A. Fox, Liam Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum, Sela Ward and the likes.
Independence Day 2 which is set for release 20 years after the first one, follows the story of how, using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth have collaborated on an immense defense program to protect the planet. But nothing can prepare them 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.
The film will be directed by Roland Emmerich, based on a screenplay by Carter Blanchard and is set to hit cinemas on June 24, 2016.