Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's San Andreas daughter, Alexandra Daddario, will be joining him for the upcoming Baywatch film.
Daddario will play Summer, originally portrayed by Nicole Eggert in the popular 90's TV show, where Johnson will star as Mitch Buchannon, the character originally portrayed by David Hasselhoff, alongisde Zac Efron and Stephanie Holden.
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 Zac Efron, 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? #GetReadyForSomeFunInTheSun #BAYWATCH 👊🏾🌊
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Johnson is also teasing an epic casting for the iconic role of CJ Parker. Who do you think will play the part?
Baywatch will start filming in February 2016.