While Dean Devlin and Roland Emmerich initially decided they wanted to make two sequels to “Independence Day”,...
Roland Emmerich will direct the new film; Dean Devlin will produce
"The humans knew that one day the aliens would come back,” explains the director
Emmerich says he and Devlin may have in fact cracked the storyline for a sequel.
You didn't think the sequel was coming, did you!?