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Nicola Peltz Officially Joins 'Transformers 4'

March 27, 2013 (9:39 am) GMT
Director Michael Bay has confirmed on Twitter that the 'Last Airbender' star will play the female lead in the film starring Mark Wahlberg and Jack Reynor.

is added to the cast ensemble of "Transformers 4". Michael Bay announced the young actress' casting on Twitter on Tuesday, March 26. The 18-year-old star will play the daughter of 's character in the film to be directed by Bay.

Before the helmer confirmed her attachment, Peltz had been rumored to join the fourth installment of the "" film franchise. Peltz is best known for playing Katara in "" and is currently starring on A&E's new series "".

Also joining the cast is who will play Peltz's biker boyfriend. Thwaites is an Australian actor who soon will be seen starring opposite in "".

Bay told fans that "Transformers 4" would be shot in 3D. The plot details are still scarce, but the film will be set in China four years after the event of "".

The film which will also star is set to be released in U.S. theaters on June 27.

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