Rihanna Aiming For Oscar After Landing Role In New Movie ‘Valerian’

4 July 2017, 16:39

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RiRi is heading into acting.

Rihanna has revealed that she has ambitions to win an Oscar after landing a role in upcoming movie ‘Valerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets’.

The ‘Wild Thoughts’ singer, will play the role of shape shifting entertainer ‘Bubble’ in the new film. 

Speaking to The Sun, the 29-year-old said that she would love to pick up a prestigious Academy Award, as she continues to move into the world of acting. 

'I'd love to get there one day. Who doesn't want to be told they are doing a great job?',” she said.

“Any validation that your work is impacting is rewarding. I work hard and put my all into everything I do but the rest isn't up to me.”

However RiRi admitted that she has no diva tendencies while working on set.

“I offer myself like clay to directors,” she added. “ You don't do diva on film sets.” 

Rihanna will appear in the upcoming Sci-Fi action movie alongside Cara Delevigne. 

Watch her discuss her role in new movie above.

Meanwhile, the Bajan singer also made headlines recently after being spotted passionately kissing Saudi Toyota heir Hassan Jameel on holiday. 

Her previous relationship with Drake ended last year after the pair cited “busy schedules”.

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