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Jessie Usher Nabs 'Independence Day 2' Lead Role

Jessie Usher Nabs 'Independence Day 2' Lead Role

Jessie Usher has just been cast as the lead in Independence Day 2!

The 23-year-old actor will take on the role of the son of Will Smith‘s character Steven Hiller in the sequel.

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Will is not be be returning, but director Roland Emmerich will be back to helm the sequel, which is set to hit theaters on June 24, 2016!

Jessie is currently starring in the Starz series Survivor’s Remorse as a basketball player, who relocates to Atlanta with his family.

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