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Victoria's Secret model to replace Megan Fox in 'Transformers 3'?

May 25, 2010 |  1:58 pm

Rosie Hear that? It’s the sound of men everywhere cursing that they aren’t Michael Bay.

After Megan Fox was dropped as Shia LaBeouf's love interest in "Transformers 3," Bay has the oh-so-difficult task of finding a starlet suitable to fill her skimpy outfits.

Now there's speculation that Victoria’s Secret model Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, who apparently read for the role last week, is the front-runner.

Not too surprising, right? Huntington-Whiteley's impressive acting chops have already been seen down the runway as she pretends those stiletto heels aren't painful to strut in during all those televised "Victoria’s Secret Fashion Shows." 

Also on the rumored short list with Huntington-Whiteley is Sarah Wright, who appeared in the critically acclaimed -- er, panned -- film "The House Bunny," and Brooklyn Decker, who is the reason dudes everywhere are glued to the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue. Sorry, Heidi!

Paramount began production on "Transformers 3" earlier this month in Los Angeles, so Bay might want to hurry up with the casting.

-- Yvonne Villarreal

Photo: Rosie Huntington-Whiteley arrives at the Victoria's Secret "What Is Sexy? List: Bombshell Edition" party in Los Angeles in May. Credit: Associated Press

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