One of your favorite "Sharknado 2" stars is rejoining the franchise that shot her to stardom.

The actress has signed on for "Independence Day 2," Roland Emmerich's long-awaited sequel to the 1996 blockbuster starring Will Smith. Both Fox and Emmerich tweeted the news Monday evening, the former complete with ample cleavage shots just in case you forgot her character was a stripper:

Onward and upward.

[The Hollywood Reporter]

A former contributor to sites including MTV's The Backlot and Bloody-Disgusting, Chris Eggertsen worked in film development before indulging his love of pop culture writing full time. He specializes in horror, the intersection of social issues and entertainment and Howard Stern. He's on Twitter @HitFixChris.