The Jurassic Park franchise have never kept much character continuity between the sequels. The Lost World’s main returning player was Jeff Goldblum’s Ian Malcolm. But then he cycled out and Dr. Grant (Sam Neil) came back for Jurassic Park 3, with a very small cameo from Dr. Sattler (Laura Dern). None of them returned for Jurassic World, which instead brought back only two characters from the franchises’ past: Dr. Wu (B.D. Wong) and the t-rex.
Sticking with that pattern of cycling people in and out, The Hollywood Reporter has just announced Jeff Goldblum will be back for the sequel to Jurassic World.
There’s no word yet on how big of a role the wise-cracking, sexy mathematician will have in the story, but then again we also don’t really know anything about…