Dean Devlin

Stargate: Independence Day 2 writers board the reboot

Stargate to be resurrected in films?
Simon Brew News Feb 4, 2015

The plan remains for three new Stargate films - and a pair of writers have got the job of penning the first of them...

Independence Day 2: Liam Hemsworth offered lead role

Liam Hemsworth
Simon Brew News Jan 28, 2015

The Hunger Games' Liam Hemsworth is set to join Jeff Goldblum and Bill Pullman in Roland Emmerich's Independence Day sequel...

Where the 1998 Godzilla movie went wrong

Simon Brew News Dec 8, 2014

Writer Dean Devlin outlines the two big mistakes he made when writing 1998's Godzilla movie, directed by Roland Emmerich.

Independence Day: Dean Devlin explains alien 'virus' plot device

Independence Day
Simon Brew News Dec 8, 2014

With work on Independence Day 2 underway, writer/producer Dean Devlin explains one key moment from Independence Day 1...

Independence Day 2 officially greenlit, shoot starts in May

Simon Brew News Nov 27, 2014

It's finally, definitely happening: Independence Day 2 - without Will Smith - will land in cinemas in June 2016...

Independence Day: the film that defined modern summer movies

Ryan Lambie Feature Jul 4, 2014

Independence Day was released in the US 18 years ago today. Ryan looks at its ongoing impact on how summer movies are made and marketed...

Stargate movie reboot announced, Roland Emmerich directing

Simon Brew News May 30, 2014

A new trilogy of Stargate films are set to "reimagine" the original film. Roland Emmerich and Dean Devlin are attached.

Independence Day 2 to get a rewrite

Ryan Lambie News May 29, 2014

The long-in-gestation Independence Day sequel has an update, as a new screenwriter steps in to provide a rewrite...

The rise and fall of Carolco

Ryan Lambie Feature Mar 11, 2014

In the late 80s, Carolco was one of the biggest studios in Hollywood, but by 1995, it was gone. Ryan charts its dramatic rise and fall...

Latest on the Independence Day sequels

Simon Brew News May 13, 2013

Roland Emmerich and Dean Devlin have been chatting about Independence Day, and its possible follow-up(s)...

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