Is Rosie Huntington-Whiteley Replacing Megan Fox in ‘Transformers 3’?

Like Fox was, the Victoria’s Secret model is also an unknown.

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley to replace Fox in Transformers 3?
Rosie Huntington-Whiteley to replace Fox in Transformers 3?
Geek Week is reporting that according to some sources Victoria's Secret model Rosie Huntington-Whiteley will be Megan Fox's replacement in Transformers 3.

At present there are no details about her character. As for Huntington-Whiteley, aside from Victoria Secret, she is also Jason Statham's girlfriend.

As far as her acting resume, this is non-existent (except for playing herself on Victoria Secret Fashion Shows). However, Megan Fox was an unknown when Michael Bay cast her in the first Transformers film so there could actually be something to this story.

It seems that with all the money that it will cost to bring this film to the big screen, Fox's replacement will be announced by DreamWorks/Paramount sooner rather than later.

Transformers: Dark of the Moon was released June 29th, 2011 and stars Shia LaBeouf, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, Julie White, Kevin Dunn, Josh Duhamel, Tyrese Gibson, Alan Tudyk, John Malkovich. The film is directed by Michael Bay.

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Comments (36)

  1. Marston

    I honestly dont even think there needs to be more robots. i mean sure i dont want this model chick in the movie or any type of love interest, but i think they should keep the robot count a bit more limited than Revenge did. Revenge barely covered any of the new robots that people wanted. yea the twins got alot of screen time, but nobody likes them. i wanted way more from sideswipe or maybe even soundwave. hell the ending to Fallen was just a bunch of robots fightin that u never even saw before. so my opinion is no love interest, and about the same amount of robots from the first, maybe a little more

    5 years agoby @marstonFlag

  2. The Cryptkeeper

    now Movieweb blocks out cussing? odd... sh*t!!!

    5 years agoby @americanpsychoFlag

  3. The Cryptkeeper

    Well, ROse is sure prettier than Megan, and sice Megan is a sh*tty actress, this would be pretty cool.

    5 years agoby @americanpsychoFlag

  4. Cripple

    Well, if she is good enough for Jason Statham, she is good enough for me. But I am with avian, don't let this take precedence over sh*t being blown up.

    5 years agoby @crippleFlag

  5. Err

    c/p avian's comment here, because i couldn't have said it better myself.

    5 years agoby @err2005Flag

  6. Rufio

    if true, it would be consistent with bay's typical juvenile persona. ball jokes, urine jokes, big explosions, "hot girls"... and he wonders why the filmmaking community doesn't take his filmmaking seriously (outside of being good for big blockbuster tickets). lame.

    5 years agoby @rufioFlag

  7. ZanyZap

    Well said, @Vamp, well said, indeed.

    5 years agoby @zanyzapFlag

  8. Vamp

    @nightwing18 I would rather the acting in the movie be better than the actor's looks.

    Incidentally: She's not GORGEOUS. She's relatively pretty. I think we need an experienced actress to take on the role of the movie's eyecandy. That way we get someone who can act, as well as someone who looks pretty. I don't really care either way about the latter, but it'll keep all the bitchy, hormonal, teenage boys at bay, at any rate.

    5 years agoby @vampire2000Flag

  9. Avian

    GOD DAMMIT! She hasn't been in anything! She's just a model! Just scrap the whole love story and add in more robots!

    5 years agoby @avian005Flag

  10. CelluloidDreams

    OK I just goodled Rosie Huntington-Whiteley ...All she is is an English acting talent to her name!!!!

    5 years agoby @2movieguysFlag

  11. CelluloidDreams

    WHO THE HELL IS Rosie Huntington-Whiteley?????

    5 years agoby @2movieguysFlag

  12. Ryan Moran

    that would be sexy she is hot

    5 years agoby @nightwing18Flag

  13. Gandoff

    No recatsing. No new love intrest. Just make it as if her character is just not in the movie. Make it look like Shia talked to her on the phone, with her voice not being heard like on tv shows. Typical i love you, all is ok stuff. And have the movie go into this new direction that they all keep talking about. Megan and Michael needs top both take a chill pill and work together on this movie couse it will not be the same with out her for one, and she is a huge part of Shia's characters life. Look how much the origianl Batman movies slide when they changed Batman from Keaton to Kilmer, then to Cloony.This will probly be the last transformer movie anyway, so might as well say you was in a huge money making trilogy.

    5 years agoby @gandoffFlag

  14. ZanyZap

    I agree @CBF. They should not recast the character, but rather create a new love interest, or let that subplot die altogether.

    5 years agoby @zanyzapFlag

  15. ZanyZap

    If they wanted more Robot interaction, they would not have dismissed Megan Fox!

    5 years agoby @zanyzapFlag

  16. WongFu

    Less human interaction and it needs more Robot interaction.

    5 years agoby @instead8909Flag

  17. Dan

    Shouldn't even bother recasting. For all the time they waste on a stupid love story, it could be spent watching sh*t get destroyed and robots fighting. That's why I watch Transformers to begin with.

    5 years agoby @dan1Flag

  18. CBF


    5 years agoby @comicbookfanFlag

  19. Replicant

    Please don't let this be true... Movieweb has it wrong, Megan Fox DID act before Transformers, she played the daughter in "Hope and Faith" and had a cameo in "Two and a Half Men", not much I know, but a lot more than some Victorias Secret model...

    5 years agoby @felipe-11Flag

  20. the MovieGhost

    Wow, if they go this route...this chick will be even worse than Fox! Just stick with Gemma Arterton ;)

    5 years agoby @the-movieghostFlag

  21. Bloodlessdj

    If this is true, i hope she'll at least be playing a different character than Mikaila. I hate when they change actors/actresses in movies, it just makes it feel like a completely different character. I would much rather see it be just Sam though. Bay could really put more action and a better story if there weren't any girl at all

    5 years agoby @bloodlessdjFlag

  22. ejk1

    This is not good. If the only qualification necessary for this role is beauty, then the character should be mute so we aren't subjected to inane dialogue and bad acting.

    5 years agoby @ejk1Flag

  23. Xybernetic

    I dont know you tell me movieweb

    5 years agoby @xyberneticFlag

  24. Narzion

    but you don't need acting skills for movies like transformers, you don't have nothing to play

    5 years agoby @narzionFlag

  25. DaleJr88AmpFan

    who???...exactly!...another unknown with NO experience...oh boy, can't wait..hope this is just a rumor...get someone WITH acting experience, not just a hot bod with no brains

    5 years agoby @dalejr88ampfanFlag

  26. T.Clark

    When Fox quit/was fired, I figured Bay would be smart enough to take this as an opportunity to hire an actress who's nice looking but also has some acting experience. Yeesh.

    Bay: "Victoria's Secret model...nice, nice...WHOA...Jason Statham's girlfriend?! Get her on set NOW! She's definitely qualified...I'm an action director...she's dating an action star. It's perfect!"

    5 years agoby @insertusernamehereFlag

  27. Jfromrepublica

    she's just another model like fox was. what guarantees that she's any better?

    5 years agoby @jfromrepublicaFlag

  28. Bane5000

    meh no biggie, trade in a woman who can somewhat act for a woman whos never acted in her life, whoa, big step up for michael bay lol

    5 years agoby @bane5000Flag

  29. Tha Phoenix

    She's definitely pretty enough to be MFs replacement as Shia's love interest. Now, can she act...

    5 years agoby @thaphoenixFlag

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