Kristen Bell
(© Joseph Marzullo/Retna)
Kristen Bell
(© Joseph Marzullo/Retna)
Kristen Bell will star in The Lifeguard, a new film written and directed by Liz W. Garcia, according to a report on Deadline.com.

Bell will play a news reporter on the verge of turning 30 who abandons her life in New York City and returns home and gets a job as a lifeguard. She will be joined by Mamie Gummer, Martin Starr, Alex Shaffer, Joshua Harto, and Amy Madigan.

The film will be produced by Mike Landry and Carlos Velazquez of C Plus Pictures, along with Harto and Garcia of La Pistola, Inc.