The bro-heavy "Point Break" reboot has found its female lead.
Palmer joins Luke Bracey (
This time around, the action will be transplanted from the Southern California surf scene of Kathryn Bigelow's 1991 original to the world of international extreme sports.
Palmer will play Bracey's love interest, matching the Lori Petty-
Ericson Core, a cinematographer on "The Fast and the Furious" and "Daredevil," is directing the new film, which is slated for release Aug. 7, 2015. Shooting starts this month.
Palmer previously had the lead love-interest role in the '80s-set comedy