American action drama series

Baywatch is an American television series. The show is about lifeguards who look after the beaches of Los Angeles County, California and Hawaii.

The show was canceled after its first season on NBC. However, it was later syndicated. At one time, the series was the most-watched television show in the world. The weekly audience was near 1.1 billion viewers.[1]

The show ran under its original title and format between 1989 and 1999. Between 1999 and 2001, the cast and setting of the series changed. Its title was then changed to Baywatch: Hawaii.

In 2017, an action and crime-comedy movie adaptation from the television show was released. The movie got bad reviews from critics. It made around $177.9 million in world revenue.[2]

The cast of Baywatch (1989–1999)


The cast of Baywatch Hawaii (1999–2001)



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  2. "Baywatch (2017)". The Box Office Mojo. Retrieved July 20, 2021.