The rumors have been circulating for quite some time now, but now it’s official: Priyanka Chopra of Quantico
fame is the newest addition to the Baywatch
According to Entertainment Weekly
, 33-year-old Chopra will be play the role of oil tycoon Victoria Leeds, the film's official villain. She’ll be star alongside Dwayne Johnson a.k.a. The Rock and Zac Efron.
Johnson made the official announcement by posting an Instagram video with Chopra. According the post, the film — which is based on the hit '90s television show — will begin shooting next week. Baywatch
is slated for a May 2017 release and will be directed by Horrible Bosses
helmer Seth Gordon.