TV Series | TV-PG | | Action, Adventure, Crime
At a Los Angeles beach, a team of lifeguards led by Lieutenant Mitch Buchannon save lives, deal with personal dramas, fight crime and participate in over the top adventures on a daily basis.
In 2009 David Hasselhoff announced intentions to start a UK version of Baywatch called UK Watch and would have taken place in either Brighton, Bournemouth or Blackpool. Hasselhoff tapped UK glamour model Katie Price for the equivalent role that Pamela Anderson had in the US version. "I've been thinking about basing a new show over here. It would be called UK-Watch. And Jordan (Katie Price) is certainly feisty and has curves in all the right places," he is quoted as telling the Daily Star. However, as of currently, the series has yet to get off the ground.
Despite working in the sun for hours daily, some characters and supporting demonstrate no sign of tanning. Since they aren't shown wearing heavy clothing and they aren't donning hats, this is not possible.
US DVD release replaces some music used in the show, including the theme song. Other releases (ie. the German release by Kinowelt) feature the unaltered episodes.