'Baywatch' Being Rebooted as a Bromance Comedy

Zac Efron in talks to join Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson in the upcoming film.
2:14 | 08/11/15

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Now to that "Baywatch" comeback. The hit show now headed to the big screen as a bromance comedy and my bromance with ABC's the J Holmes is ongoing. Reporter: That's right, Strahan. A billion people a week worldwide used to watch this show. We all had our reasons. Of course. But the show is coming back on the big screen, focusing on the bros and two oft-shirtless guys two obvious choices. The sand. The swimsuits. The slow-mo. Long considered the most watched television show in the world, no wonder "Baywatch" still stands as TV's most memorable and mockable pieces of '90ss S nostalg nostalgia. But now, over a quarter century since those impossibly attractive lifeguards first sauntered down malibu beach, getting a makeover trading in Hoff and Anderson for zac and the Hoff. That's right. Get act comic reboot not as a romcom but as brocom. Reportedly starring the rock and zac Efron. The two would-be co-stars taking to Twitter to share their excitement. The rock writing, welcoming my dude zac Efron to the bay watch. Zac Efron responding, so stoke, brother. ? 21 jump street. Will you go to prom with me. Reporter: And the highly anticipated ghostbusters. Proving in Hollywood everything old can be new again. Will this man who once family mousily said I feel like Elvis only alive have a role in the silver screen version? I have never seen the cast so animated during one of the stories. Will everything be in slow motion again? I just hope they don't house tell Hoff to come back.

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