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Jennifer Davis
Oct 28, 2015 @ 3:45 pm

Rihanna's resume is expanding! The Grammy award-winning singer just landed a leading role in Valérian and the City of a Thousand Planets opposite pal Cara Delevingne

Director Luc Besson announced the exciting news on his Instagram page. "RIHANNA is in VALERIAN!!!!! ....and she has a big part!!" he wrote alongside a photo of Rihanna looking fierce (below). 

RIHANNA is in VALERIAN!!!!! ....and she has a big part!! I'm Sooo excited!!!😊

A photo posted by @lucbesson on

The film is an adaptation of the French sci-fi comic about time-traveling agents that defend the universe against evil. Along with Rihanna and Delevingne, the film will star Dane DeHaan and Clive Owenquite the star-studded cast.

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As of now, not much information has been released about the film or Rihanna's role, but according to Besson's Twitter feed, filming for the project starts in a mere 65 days. Stay tuned for more information.

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