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'Quantico' Priyanka Chopra In Talks For 'Baywatch' Movie Alongside Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron

(Photo : Getty Images/Jerod Harris) "Quantico" actress Priyanka Chopra is in talks to play a role in Paramount Pictures' "Baywatch" which is a rebooted version of the iconic TV series that ran in the 90's. Get details below.

FBI Agent Alex Parrish may be soon heading to the beach to enjoy some sun and sand. According to Entertainment Weekly, "Quantico" star Priyanka Chopra is negotiating to join the cast of the "Baywatch" movie.

As per the latest reports, Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron, Kelly Rohrbach and Alexandra Daddario have so far been confirmed to star in the big-screen remake of the iconic TV series. In the Paramount Pictures movie "Baywatch" 25-year-old model Rohrbach will play C.J. Parker, the character originally played by sexy Pamela Anderson. Casting for the film is still underway.

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"Quantico" actress Priyanka Chopra, who just won a People's Choice Award this year, will reportedly play the villain's role. Although there has been no formal confirmation of what the plot is, EW has learnt that the story will revolve around an elite squad of lifeguards let by Johnson. Johnson's character will team up with a former Olympian and hotheaded character played by Efron in order to protect the bay.

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Seth Gordon, who directed the comedy movie "Horrible Bosses," will direct Paramount Pictures' "Baywatch."

This is Chopra's first Hollywood movie. Production will start soon for "Baywatch."

Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra shot to worldwide fame when she landed the lead role of Alex Parrish in ABC's breakout drama series "Quantico." The 33-year-old mocha-skinned beauty is also a singer, having shot a music video with Pitbull.

Currently, the ABC series is on a winter break after revealing the bomber's identity in the midseason finale of season 1. The show will return in March 2016.

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