Justin Bieber has been tipped to for a leading role in the Baywatch film.

Speaking to TMZ, Jeremy Jackson who played Hobie Bunchannon, the son of David Hasselhoff's head lifeguard Mitch Buchannon in the original explained that he would love to give Bieber some tips on how to play Hobie.

It was previously revealed that producers of the Paramount motion picture are eager to sign Justin Timberlake to play one of the lead roles in the project.

The TV drama is situated around the lives of a group of fictional Los Angeles County Lifeguards, who were played by Hasselhoff, Pamela Anderson (C.J. Parker) and Carmen Electra (Lani McKenzie), who patrol beaches in Los Angeles.

The writers have already stated that there are roles for David and Pamela in the movie should they want them.