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Rosie Huntington-Whiteley Confirmed As Megan Fox’s Replacement In ‘Transformers 3’

It’s official, Victoria’s Secret model Rosie Huntington-Whiteley has landed the lead female role in “Transformers 3” as Megan Fox’s replacement.

The news come via Michael Bay’s blog which has been updated with an official confirmation. The blogpost can be seen at this location >

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley has worked with Michael Bay before in his Victoria’s Secret “A Thousand Fantasies” ad. You can view it here and here.

Paramount Pictures decided not to pick up Megan Fox’s option to appear in Transformers 3, a decision that the studio says was “ultimately” up to director Michael Bay. Variety says the decision “was unrelated to a September interview with a British magazine in which Fox compared Bay with Adolf Hitler.”

The third installment is scheduled to hit theaters on July 1, 2011.