Rihanna to join cast of Valérian and the City of a Thousand Planets


Rihanna will be joining the cast of Valérian and the City of a Thousand Planets, this according its director Luc Besson.

Luc Besson announed via Instagram

Also joining the cast are Dane DeHaan and Cara Delavingne who will be playing Valerian and Laureline in the adaptation of the original story, which centered on a pair of spatio-temporal agents who help defend a utopian 28th century Earth and its neighboring planets from bad guys, with the pair’s adventures rooted in space opera and time travel themes. As well as Clive Owen who will play Commander Arün Filitt.

Filming is expected to start in January 2016.