The State and Reno 911! duo Tom Lennon and Ben Garant have been working on rebooting the cheesy 90s lifeguard drama Baywatch as a comedy movie for Paramount since last year, and the pair spoke to Collider this week about what to expect from the project. The movie is called Baywatch: Red Tide, and Lennon and Garant have finished the script for it and are hoping to direct it soon. "It’s basically Reno 911! with sexy people," explains Garant. They describe the movie as "a bit of an action comedy" that's "Point Break-y."
Lennon and Garant watched a bunch of old episodes of Baywatch to write the script and [...]