Rihanna Solid To Play Smurfette In New ‘Smurfs’ Movie

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Rihanna is probably not a giant identify relating to Hollywood movies, however the multi-platinum music icon is about to vary that one function at a time as she’s simply been solid to partake in an upcoming movie that households throughout the board are positive to take pleasure in.

In response to Variety, the “The place Have You Been” singer has simply been solid to tackle the function of Smurfette within the upcoming The Smurfs movie and reality be informed, we didn’t see this coming in any respect. Taking to the stage of CinemaCon on Thursday (April 27), Rihanna shocked followers by her in-person look and additional left everybody in awe when she introduced that she’d be taking up the function of the lone feminine Smurf within the Smurf kingdom.

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“I attempted to get the Papa Smurf function however It didn’t work out,” the singer joked on stage at Caesar’s Palace Resort and On line casino, alongside Paramount Animation head Ramsey Naito. It was revealed that Rihanna will star, write and file authentic songs, and produce the upcoming venture. Clad in a stonewash denim cape, she additionally confirmed she is in her third trimester of being pregnant together with her second little one.

The movie, in keeping with Naito, will discover themes of identification and ask the central query, “What’s a Smurf?”

Rihanna beforehand lent her voice to the DreamWorks animated function “Dwelling,” which grossed over $380 million on the worldwide field workplace. Her live-action display credit embody “Battleship,” “This Is the Finish,” “Valerian and the Metropolis of a Thousand Planets,” “Ocean’s 8” and “Guava Island.”

This Is The Finish is a criminally underrated comedy film. Simply sayin’.

Whereas we’re not precisely excited a couple of Smurfs film generally, we’re curious to see how Rihanna comes throughout voicing a blue humanoid creature with blonde hair who’s generally dintsy, but assured in her being. We’ll have to attend some time although because the movie isn’t scheduled to hit theaters till February 14, 2025.

Will you be checking for The Smurfs when it drops come 2025? Does the inclusion of Rihanna make you need to see it extra at this time than you wished to yesterday? Tell us within the feedback part beneath.