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The Rock Lands Hot Lead Actress For Baywatch Reboot

Dwayne Johnson announces that Alexandra Daddario will round up the main cast.

Dwayne Johnson announced yesterday that the gorgeous Alexandra Daddario, best known for her lead role in the Percy Jackson film series, will star as the lead actress in Baywatch--The Rock's project to resurrect the classic 1990's show on the big screen.  Daddario, 29, will team up once again with Johnson after co-starring together in San Andreas, shown in theaters this past May.    


IT'S OFFICIAL: Want to welcome the talented and gorgeous @alexannadaddario to the cast of #BAYWATCH for the role of "Summer". Alex is a one of kind woman (I know from experience) and can't wait for you guys to see her own the role. The female roles of #BAYWATCH have become extremely hot properties around Hollywood and as promised, the quality women we'll cast are stepping into these roles to have fun and make them iconic for the world to enjoy. The #BaywatchFamily so far consists of a tatted up bald guy named Rock, the cool, yet extremely unattractive @zacefron, the talented and gorgeous Alexandra Daddario...and some big casting announcements coming soon. And juuuuust wait til you guys see who we cast for the iconic role of "CJ Parker"....#CueSlowMotionRunningDownTheBeach #WhosPuttingTanningOilOnMyBack? #OrMyFront #BAYWATCH

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The Internet has been ablaze with hype over Johnson's selection, and it seems that men far and wide will impatiently await Daddario's depiction of "Summer."  And In case Daddario hasn't already stolen enough of the show, the movie's supporting actor, Zac Efron, has been looking in top form of late.  Baywatch is expected to hit the screens in the summer of 2017.  

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