Roland Emmerich had a lot to say about breathing new life into some of his most famous projects in a recent interview with Digital Spy. On Independence Day two, he not only laid out when he want’s it done, but he also mentioned that Will Smith is now in talks to be part of the film.

He also dropped news that he’s not only working on a new Stargate film, but that he’s working on a reboot and planning it as a trilogy. Check out his interview below: