Date: 19th December 2000
Jeff Goldblum has indicated that he will not join other Jurassic Park cast members in Jurassic Park 3, due to begin shooting early next year. "I am not involved in the next Jurassic Park. That is official," he told the online edition of Britain's Empire magazine. He gave no reason. Ex-girlfriend Laura Dern has indicated that she will appear in the film as has Sam Neill. Also absent: Steven Spielberg, who will be directing Tom Cruise in Minority Report.
Source: Studio Briefing