Nicola Peltz has officially joined the cast of Michael Bay's sci-fi sequel Transformers 4 as the female lead. This confirmation came after the director's website posted a Q&A session on their official twitter page.

When someone asked about Megan Fox's possible return in this sequel, the following response was given.

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"Transformers 4 actress Nicola Peltz."
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