‘Baywatch’ Star Kelly Rohrbach Receives Rising Star Award at Maui Film Festival

Sports Illustrated swimsuit model Kelly Rohrbach will make a big splash when she takes over Pamela Anderson‘s iconic role of C.J. Parker in the upcoming remake of Baywatch.

Rohrbach was honored with the Rising Star Award at the 2016 Maui Film Festival on June 15, 2016, which “honors a young film artist whose every role — even in their formative years — surprises, enthralls and delights audiences of every age.”

In this clip, she discusses what she’s looking for in her next role.

Getty Video for the Maui Film Festival

Note: This piece originally appeared in The Huffington Post.