Rihanna is definitely trying out her acting wings. Following a thus far well received performance in Battleship, the “Where Have You Been?” performer has been cast to appear in the latest Fast & The Furious action movie.
According to The Sun, Rihanna will play a femme fatale opposite Vin Diesel and Paul Walker.
Filming is set to begin in London.
“Rihanna impressed with her acting debut in Battleship. Writers think she’ll be perfect for the role,” a source told The Sun. “Her character has plenty of bite and doesn’t take any prisoners – just like her in real life.”
In related news, Rihanna will premiere the music video for “Where Have You Been ?” Monday. It is the latest single to be taken from her hit 2011 effort “Talk That Talk.”