Published On: Wed, Feb 17th, 2016

Dwayne has announced Priyanka’s appearance in Baywatch



American and Canadian actor, producer and semi-retired professional wrestler, who have signed with WWE, Dwayne Johnson, commonly known as ‘The Rock’ took to Instagram to officially announce the Bollywood leading lady and the Quantico girl Priyanka Chopra’s casting in an charming video. In this video he called her “the biggest star out of India, one of the biggest stars in the world!”

Dwayne Johnson’s words were as:

She’s one of the biggest stars in the world. Insanely talented, relentlessly smokin’ and extremely dangerous – perfect for Baywatch. Welcome, Priyanka Chopra to our bad ass and incredibly dysfunctional family. Cue RATED R slo-mo running on the beach. We start shooting next week. World.

The action star also jokingly said that he will have his “hands full,” to which Chopra retorts, “Oh, you have no idea!”

Johnson said, “She’s mean!” Chopra further added “I’m really mean,”

The cast of the upcoming movie will begin shooting next week and the releasing date is not yet confirmed but has a tentative release date of 19 May next year.

According to reports, Priyanka Chopra will be taking on the role of oil tycoon Victoria Leeds, the movie’s official villain. She will be casting beside Dwayne and Zac Efron, as well as leading ladies Alexandra Daddario, Ilfenesh Hadera, and Kelly Rohrbach, the latter of whom will play C.J. Parker, the role held by Pamela Anderson in the TV series — this movie may as well be called Baywatch!

The leading lady from Bajirao Mastani also officially announced about her casting and role in the upcoming movie. She wrote, “And it’s time to tell u all officially!! Baywatch it is the rock! Being bad is what I do best!!! U better watch out!! PC in Baywatch”

Priyanka will also appear in Bollywood upcoming movie Jai Gangaajal which is an action drama film. It is going to release on March 2016.

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Sidra Muntaha

- Sidra Tul Muntaha is a journalist (MA-Mass Communication and M.Phil in Mass Communication) based in Lahore. She is working as an editor at fashion, style and entertainment in the section of the Kooza. She writes fashion and entertainment articles for The Kooza News.