BAYWATCH Movie Gets Second Action-Packed Trailer January 10, 2017 A new self-aware trailer for the big screen outing starring Dwayne Johnson as Mitch Buchannon, a devoted lifeguard who butts heads with a brash new recruit (played by Zac Efron). Together, they uncover a local criminal plot that threatens the future of the Bay. BAYWATCH – Irish release date is May 12, 2017. Joseph McCarthy Looks like it could be fun! emerb Used to love Baywatch, bring it on!!