Welcome to BaywatchTV.org‘s Baywatch Movie Page, here we aim to bring you everything relating to the upcoming film starring; Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron, Alexandra Daddario, Ilfenesh Hadera, Kelly Rohrbach, Jon Bass, Priyanka Chopra, and Hannibal Buress
Baywatch is an upcoming American action comedy film directed by Seth Gordon, based on the 1989 series Baywatch. The film stars Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron, Alexandra Daddario, Ilfenesh Hadera, Kelly Rohrbach, Jon Bass, Priyanka Chopra, and Hannibal Buress. Principal photography began on February 22, 2016 in Savannah, Georgia, and Miami, Florida. The film will be released by Paramount Pictures on May 19, 2017.
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MODEL Kelly Rohrbach has proved her credentials as the new Pamela Anderson in these photos for Harper’s Bazaar. Kelly, 26, is starring in the upcoming film remake of Baywatch and taking over Pammie’s iconic role on the show as C.J. Parker. In this photo shoot Kelly, who dated Leonardo DiCaprio, messes about in the sand […]
EXCLUSIVE FIRST LOOK: #BAYWATCH Day 1. My character "Mitch Buchannon" just gave @zacefron's character "Matt Brody" the all important beach speech about what it means to have manly "Alpha balls". Zac's ad-libbed responses were brilliant! Talented and great dude. World get ready to have some fun, 'cause the beach will never be the same again. […]
Priyanka Chopra is going from Quantico to the beaches of Baywatch. Dwayne Johnson, aka The Rock, announced his new co-star in a video posted on Instagram Tuesday. Standing with Chopra with surf breaking behind them at a beach, Johnson exclaims “The biggest star out of India, one of the biggest stars in the world.” She […]
Zac Efron shows off his muscular physique while going shirtless in a pair of wetsuit pants at a swimming class on Thursday (January 21) in Los Angeles.The 28-year-old actor is preparing for his role in the upcoming movie Baywatch and we can’t wait to see him running along the beach! Zac doesn’t seem to have […]
EXCLUSIVE: Casting my #BAYWATCH love interest wasn't easy (extremely tough job but hey I'm one of the producers;) but we finally found her. For our coveted role of "STEF", she had to be a lot of things: Strong, intelligent, formidable, beautiful and funny. Want to welcome the talented @ilfenator Ilfenesh Hadera to our #BAYWATCH family. […]
“Quantico” star Priyanka Chopra is the latest name said to be up for a role in the upcoming Baywatch movie. Variety has the news, reporting that the actress and former Miss World winner has entered early talks to join stars Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron, Alexandra Daddario and Kelly Rohrbach in the studio comedy. As a […]
Yes, we’ve officially gone overboard with the 90s reboots. Along with Fuller House and Twin Peaks, nostalgic fans will get another taste of Baywatch, and Sports Illustrated model Kelly Rohrbach will play the pivotal CJ role made famous by Pamela Anderson. The Baywatch movie was originally conceived as a parody with Bill Hader at its […]
EXCLUSIVE: Paramount Pictures and director Seth Gordon have found their female star for Baywatch, the movie transfer of the syndicated TV series. Alexandra Daddario has landed the role of Summer, a lifeguard who is the love interest of the aerobicized life saver played by Zac Efron. The film stars Dwayne Johnson. Daddario recently co-starred with […]
In September 2012, it was announced that Reno 911! co-creator and star Robert Ben Garant will direct the film version of Baywatch for Paramount Pictures. On October 2, 2014, Dwayne Johnson was attached to star for the lead role, Justin Malen was set to rewrite the script. On July 23, 2015, Seth Gordon was set to direct the film, which Johnson would produce Dany Garcia through Seven Bucks Productions, with The Montecito Picture Company and Beau Flynn. Damian Shannon and Mark Swift wrote the latest draft and the film would be in comedic style. On August 10, 2015, Zac Efron signed on to star in the film, and producers would be Beau Flynn and Ivan Reitman along with Johnson’s Seven Bucks Productions. On November 9, 2015, Deadline reported that seven actresses were among the short list who would be testing for the lead role, those included Alexandra Daddario, Ashley Benson, Nina Dobrev, Alexandra Shipp, Shelley Hennig, Bianca A. Santos, and Denyse Tontz. On November 18, 2015, Johnson confirmed Daddario to play the role of Summer, a lifeguard and the love interest of Efron’s character. On January 4, 2016, Kelly Rohrbach’s casting was confirmed by Johnson’s Instagram post. Damian Shannon and Mark Swift wrote the screenplay, while Johnson would produce the film along with his partner Dany Garcia through their Seven Bucks Productions, and Flynn, Reitman, Michael Berk, Douglas Schwartz, and Gregory J. Bonann. On January 11, 2015, Variety reported that Priyanka Chopra was in talks to join the film. On January 20, 2016, Johnson again posted on his Instagram about casting Ilfenesh Hadera as Johnson’s love interest. On January 27, 2016, Jon Bass was cast in the film to play Ronnie, a funny, awkward and a skilled disco dancer at the beach, who falls in love with Parker. On February 12, 2016, Hannibal Buress joined the cast of the film to play a bay community local.
Principal photography on the film began on February 22, 2016 in Deerfield Beach, Florida, with setting in Broward County, Florida, while the TV series was set in Malibu, California. The film will also be shot in Savannah, Georgia and in Miami.