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Jeff Goldblum has revealed he’s set for a return to fighting extra-terrestrials in a big screen sequel to Independence Day. The 61-year-old actor – who played scientist David Levinson in director Roland Emmerich’s original 1996 blockbuster – says he’s in talks for a follow-up movie. The star told journalists he has met with both Levinson and the movie’s writer Dean Devlin. Goldblum revealed: “I haven’t read anything, but I have had a talk or two and a little meeting with Dean Devlin and Roland Emmerich, and they have ideas about doing it and an interest in doing it and are trying to cook something up from what I gather. “They [ Read More ]
While promoting his new movie "The Grand Budapest Hotel," Jeff Goldblum spoke about returning for "Jurassic World," the fourth installment in the "Jurassic Park" franchise, and for "Independence Day 2," which is called "ID Forever." Regarding "Jurassic World," the actor said that he was never asked to appear in it and believes the goal is to get away from the characters from the first three films. He is, however, happy, with the two "Jurassic Park" movies he was in. Regarding "Independence Day 2," Goldblum confirmed that his character David Levinson would return. "Yeah, they've talked to me about it and I've talked to them about it and they're excited and I'm anxious and eager to see what they cook up," he said. "I haven't read anything. I think they're trying to put it together." »
Out doing promotion for "The Grand Budapest Hotel," Goldblum was asked about the follow-up to which he says: "Yeah, they've talked to me about it and I've talked to them about it and they're excited and I'm anxious and eager to see -- I haven't read anything -- what they cook up. You know, I think they're trying to put it together."
He was also asked about potentially reprising his role as Dr. Ian Malcolm in the upcoming "Jurassic World", something which is not happening: "Yeah...they haven't called me for '4,' I know Steven Spielberg isn't directing it... I was perfectly satisfied with the two that I did. I'm still satisfied with that and I'll be the first in line to see anything else, »
- Garth Franklin
Though it sounds like Will Smith won't be returning for Independence Day 2, we've already heard that Jeff Goldblum and Bill Pullman were supposed to come back for the blockbuster sequel, straight from director Roland Emmerich. Now Goldblum himself has confirmed his return as David Levinson while making the rounds for The Grand Budapest Hotel. Goldblum told Huffington Post, "Yeah, they've talked to me about it and I've talked to them about it and they're excited and I'm anxious and eager to see -- I haven't read anything -- what they cook up." But what about Jurassic World? Will Ian Malcolm make a return? Unfortunately, it sounds like Goldblum hasn't been called to appear in what will be the fourth installment of the dinosaur franchise. However, that's not surprising since this new sequel from director Colin Trevorrow seems to be more of a franchise reboot, and they seem to be leaving »
- Ethan Anderton
Independence Day star Jeff Goldblum has revealed that he is in talks to return for the sequel Independence Day 2. Though, he hasn't received a call to reprise his role as Dr. Ian Malcolm in the upcoming Jurassic World, which he's okay with.
A vast majority of the news regarding Independence Day 2 has revolved around whether or not Will Smith will return to star. Earlier this month, director Roland Emmerich confirmed the actor turned down the sequel, though Will Smith's decision is still not "set in stone" as of today (there's a slight chance he may return). The better news is that Jeff Goldblum plans to reprise his role as David Levinson from the original blockbuster.
"Yeah, they've talked to me »
While talking to The Huffington Post about his role in Wes Anderson's upcoming The Grand Budapest Hotel , Jeff Goldblum was asked about whether or not he wanted to return to the "Jurassic Park" franchise with the upcoming Jurassic World . Ian Malcolm may have been one of the most popular characters from the first two movies, but as one might expect, the casting for the upcoming reboot seems to be set in place and they seem to be getting away from the characters that appeared in the first three movies. Goldblum told them that he was never called to appear in Jurassic Park III either, but that he was happy with the two movies he did. More importantly, Goldblum also confirmed what Roland Emmerich had been saying last year about bringing his character David Levinson »
6 items from 2014
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