The performer has been cast in Universal's upcoming movie Battleship

By Alison Schwartz
July 27, 2010 02:20 PM
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She performs, she writes songs – she even models. Now, Rihanna has yet another job: movie star.

The “Rude Boy” singer is taking her talent to the big screen in Universal’s Battleship, which is based on the classic Hasbro combat-style board game, reports Variety.

She’ll make her film debut alongside True Blood vamp Alexander Skarsgard and Friday Night Lights star Taylor Kitsch.

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The blockbuster is set to hit theaters in May 2012.

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