Rihanna to star in movie

The singer is set to make her big screen debut starring in a film adaptation of the board game Battleship.

The movie which is to be directed by Peter Berf is about a naval fleet that protects the Earth from alien invasion. 

Set to be released in May 2012, Rihanna will star alongside Alexander Skarsgard and Taylor Kitsch though it's still unknown what role she'll play.

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