EXCLUSIVE: Jack Kesy and Amin Joseph have been added to the cast of Paramount’s Baywatch, the feature film based on the iconic TV series. Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron, Alexandra Daddario, Kelly Rohrbach and Priyanka Chopra star in the pic, which is now shooting with Seth Gordon directing.
The film follows a former Olympian who butts heads with the leader of an elite team of lifeguards. Details of the new roles are being kept under wraps. Beau Flynn is producing. The pic has a May 2017 release date.
Kesy played rocker-turned-vampire Bolivar on Guillermo del Toro’s FX series The Strain. He also is set opposite Trey Songz in WWE Studios/Codeblack’s Blood Brother, directed by John Pogue. He’s repped by Paradigm, Luber Roklin, and Bloom, Hergott.
Joseph has appeared in Paramount’s Gambler and G.I. Joe: Retaliation and most recently appeared in Dope. On the TV side, he recurred on Amazon’s Transparent and USA Network’s Donny! He’s repped by Gersh and Luber Roklin.