Rihanna In Battleship

July 27, 2010
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Director Peter Berg has cast songstress Rihanna in Battleship! Get the details here on Rihanna’s new movie role with videos and photos of the chart topper after the jump.

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Rihanna has been added to the cast line up of Friday Night Light’s director Peter Berg’s upcoming movie entitled Battleship. Rihanna joins the already cast Taylor Kitsch and Alexander Skarsgard.

Rihanna’s role in Battleship has yet to be revealed but some sources are saying that the singer could be the female lead. Filming on the war story is set to take place in the next few months, the script was written by Erich Hoeber and John Hoeber.

Battleship takes place “across the seas, the skies and overland in a battle or planet survival against a superior force”. Kitsch, who is also of FNL fame and widely know as the town bad boy Tim Riggins, is set to play a naval officer who leads the fight with actor Alex Skarsgard in the role of his brother.

Based on the Hasbro board game, Battleship also features the likes of actor Tadanobu Asano in the role of Nagata with a possible Jesse Plemmons rumored to be signing on soon as well as comedian Tom Arnold.

Here’s the plot per IMDb – “A fleet of ships is forced to do battle with an armada of unknown origins in order to discover and thwart their destructive goals.”

The action film is set for release on May 25th 2012 and will mark Rihanna’s film debut. Produced by Berg and Sarah Aubrey, let us know what you think of Rihanna in Battleship? Drop us a line below and tell us what you think. Is the singer war action material or is this casting all wrong?!

See videos and photos of singer Rihanna below.




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Credit: Craig Harris/Tonly Clark/Aaron D Settipane/WENN.COM

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One Response to “Rihanna In Battleship”

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    Briana Says:

    Oh hell yeah!!!!!! I am deffinetly gonna see this shXt. I would freakin die for Rihanna and I don’t know how im gonna wait 2 years to see a movie if i already cant wait NOW!!!!!!!
    I love you Rih-Rih ♥