Wannabe singer Rihanna will now be a wannabe actress!

The “Rude Boy” singer has decided to give the movie world a try and will be starring as the lead female in upcoming action film “Battleship.” This will be the first big screen role for RiRi who will joined by a cast of Taylor Kitsch (“Friday Night Lights”) and Alexander Skarsgard (“True Blood”). Battleship is set to hit theaters May 25th 2012.

Maybe this will work out better than her singing career…YEAH RIGHT! (You knew we were only joking….he he)