Post the success of her first American series Quantico, Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra is all set for her big leap in Hollywood with the movie Baywatch. The actress will be seen enacting the role of villain Victoria Leeds.
Actor Dwayne Johnson, also known as The Rock, welcomed the actress on board through a video clip and a message on his Instagram account.
She’s one of the biggest stars in the world. Insanely talented, relentlessly smokin’ and extremely dangerous – perfect for #BAYWATCH. Welcome @PriyankaChopra to our bad ass and incredibly dysfunctional family. Cue RATED R slo-mo running on the beach. We start shooting next week. World.. #WelcomeToBaywatch ???????
The video clip shows The Rock getting witty with PeeCee with beach as the backdrop. –
Post the confirmation from The Rock, Priyanka also confirmed the news officially by posting
— PRIYANKA (@priyankachopra) February 16, 2016
As soon as Priyanka shared the post, she was swamped with congratulatory messages from the Bollywood fraternity and her fans.
Sunny Leone tweeted:
Congrats @priyankachopra on baywatch, so amaz!Love love love the Rock!I literally still jump off my couch like he would in WWE lol big fan!
— Sunny Leone (@SunnyLeone) February 16, 2016
— Punit Malhotra (@punitdmalhotra) February 16, 2016
King Mika Singh:
— King Mika Singh (@MikaSingh) February 16, 2016
Wooohoo never thought “baywatch” could get any better than it was.. You woman @priyankachopra you r my WCW on Tuesday ?
— Esha Gupta (@eshagupta2811) February 16, 2016
Reportedly, post the film Aitraaz, Priyanka will be seen in a negative avatar. The film Baywatch is inspired from the television action-drama series of the same name from the 1990s. It is based on the lives of the lifeguards who patrol on the beaches.