Malin Akerman joins ‘Rock Of Ages’ as Tom Cruise love interest

The 'Watchmen' star will play journalist Constance Stack

Malik Akerman is the latest star to join the cast of musical comedy Rock Of Ages.

The actress, best known for her role as Silk Spectre in Watchmen, has signed up to play a journalist called Constance. The character falls for Tom Cruise‘s rock star character Stacee Jaxx, according to Deadline.com.

Director Adam Shankman revealed the news via Twitter.com/adammshankman writing: “After Batman stole Anne Hathaway and Superman gobbled up Amy Adams, I finally cast my Constance Stack: welcome to #rockofagesmovie Malin Akerman!”

Rock Of Ages is adapted from the hit stage musical featuring classic rock and hair metal classics. The cast also includes Russell Brand and Alec Baldwin.