The Rock has confirmed that he will star in Paramount's screen adaptation of Baywatch.
The Hollywood Reporter first posted the story at this link, noting Rock was "loosely attached" to the project but he confirmed rumors are true on Twitter. The following is from Rock's verified Twitter account:
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Richard Reacts: The Rock stars in everything and it's great to see him have so much success. The question most everyone here is asking - what about WWE? I don't know. I know he has said he has a "verbal agreement" for one more match and Vince McMahon really wants to do Rock vs. Brock Lesnar at Wrestlemania 31. However, I don't know where everything stands in that regard as of today.