It’s a known fact that Will Smith will not be in Roland Emmerich‘s Independence Day: Resurgence (2016), the sequel to Independence Day (1996). Will Smith played Col. Hiller and was pursued to return to the role but he turned them down. Read below for the full details on what happened to his character in Independence Day: Resurgence.
While test piloting the ESD’s first alien hybrid fighter, an unknown malfunction causes the untimely death of Col. Hiller. Hiller’s valor in the War of 96 made him a beloved global icon whose selfless assault against the alien mothership lead directly to the enemy’s defeat. He is survived by his wife Jasmine and son Dylan.
Directed by Roland Emmerich
Official Synopsis: Two decades after the freak alien invasion that nearly destroyed mankind a new threat emerges. This Alien mothership is more than twice the size as the last one and once again, the world's armies must band together to save the world. Do they have enough firepower or will this battle change and will aliens take over?
Cast: Diezel Ramos, Anthony J Sacco, Mark Falvo, Johnny Otto, Raiden Integra, Bill Pullman, William Fichtner, Jonathan Buckhouse, Jonathan Ray Buckhouse,…
Genres: Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure