"Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets" Here's your 1st look at Rihanna on set of upcoming movie

'Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets' is an adaptation of the hugely popular French comic book series Valerian and Laureline .

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Rihanna on set of Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

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In 2015, Luc Besson announced Grammy Award winner Rihanna as the latest addition to his upcoming science fiction epic, "Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets."

On November 9, 2016, Entertainment Weekly shared a first look at the singer on set of the upcoming movie. In 2015, Besson described Rihanna's role as a 'big part.'

The upcoming film will star the singer alongside Dane DeHaan, Ethan Hawke, John Goodman, Herbie Hancock and Kris Wu, Cara Delevingne and Clive Owen.

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Plot.

Valerian and Laureline are special operatives for the government of the human territories charged with maintaining order throughout the universe.

Under directive from their Commander, Valerian and Laureline embark on a mission to the breathtaking intergalactic city of Alpha, an ever-expanding metropolis comprised of thousands of different species from all four corners of the universe.

Alpha's seventeen million inhabitants have converged over time- uniting their talents, technology and resources for the betterment of all.

Unfortunately, not everyone on Alpha shares in these same objectives; in fact, unseen forces are at work, placing our race in great danger.

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'Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets' is an adaptation of the hugely popular French comic book series Valerian and Laureline .

The movie opens in theaters on July 21, 2017.

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