4 Movies That Rihanna Played In: Her Debut Role Earned A Golden Raspberry Award 

Rihanna did not take part in many movies. However, there are a few Movies.that Rihanna played in that you might want to watch to see her acting performance. In general, Rihanna’s performances in these movies were not that bad, but were not so good either. 
She seldom takes part in feature films. Otherwise, it’s a new image of her other than being a singer, dancer and businesswoman.

#1. Battleship (2012) 

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Battle premiered on May 18, 2012 in the United States featuring Alexander Skarsgård, Taylor Kitsch, Brooklyn Decker, Rihanna and Tadanobu Asano. The movie is about a group of battleships fighting against a naval fleet from space to save the planet. On a production budget of $220 million, it grossed over $303 worldwide from the box office. Critically, it received 6 nominations at the 33rd Golden Raspberry Awards. Rihanna herself won 1 of those for Worst Supporting Actress. However, it was just her debut role. 

#2. Home (2015) 

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Home is an animated movie produced by DreamWorks Animation. It’s her second movie and also related to extraterrestrial creatures. The movie is about a lost alien and Gratuity "Tip" Tucci, a teenage girl who is also separated from her mother. For this reason, these two befriends and share mutual feelings. The movie grossed over $386 million from the box office on a budget of $135 million. The Barbadian singer received a Black Reel Award for Best Voice Performance. 

#3. Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017) 

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The third movie is another among movies that Rihanna played in about aliens and creatures of extraterrestrial origin. The movie starred Dane DeHaan as Valerian and Cara Delevingne as Laureline. The supporting actors are Clive Owen, Rihanna, Ethan Hawke, Herbie Hancock. The movie is set in the 28th century on Alpha, a space-traveling city. Rihanna portrayed Bubble, an entertainer on the spaceship. The movie was a flop from the box office with several criticisms for its plot and characters. Otherwise, the visual effects received praises from the critics and audience. 

#4. Ocean's 8 (2018) 

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Rihanna starred together with a notable cast consisting of Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina and Helena Bonham Carter. It’s the latest film from the Ocean’s franchise, a heist series. The cast portrayed a gang attempting to rob a $150 million Cartier necklace from the upcoming MET Gala. Gigi Hadid and Anna Wintour also appeared in the movie as cameo guests. It grossed $298 million from the box office on a budget of more than $70 million. Rihanna portrayed a skilled hacker who helps the team to rob successfully. It’s an entertaining and relaxing movie to watch with a notable all-female cast. 

#5. Other Rihanna Movies And TV Shows 

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She appeared in several other movies and TV shows, mostly as a cameo guest including Bring It On: All or Nothing, Annie, This Is the End and Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping. She also hosted Saturday Night Live 4 times from 2009 to 2015. In general, Rihanna does best when portraying the roles which are similar to her personality in real life. Which means being sassy, diva-like and savage. 
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