'Independence Day: Resurgence' trailer: Jeff Goldblum fears second alien invasion

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  • The anticipated sequel hits theaters on June 24, 2016

(The Hollywood Reporter)Viewers of NFL's Sunday broadcast of the Chicago Bears-Washington Redskins football game were treated to the first trailer for 20th Century Fox's "Independence Day: Resurgence," the sequel to Will Smith's 1996 flick.

The film takes place 20 years after the first extra-terrestrial invasion fought by Smith and Jeff Goldblum. After the invention of a global defense system, a scene in the trailer shows Goldblum fearing that the new technology "won't be enough."
Although, there's no sign of an appearance by Smith in the first trailer, Jessie T. Usher will star as Smith's son in the sequel along with Liam Hemsworth, Vivica A. Fox and returning stars Goldblum, Judd Hirsch and Bill Pullman. Roland Emmerich is returning to direct the Fox film.
    "Independence Day: Resurgence" hits theaters on June 24th, 2016.