Rihanna has already proved she can conquer the dance floor, and if her her "Battleship" co-star Alexander Skarsgård is to be believed, she's not having problem transitioning into the world of film either. In an interview with
target="_blank">GQ UK, the "True Blood" star talked about working on [article id="1644484"]the songstress' feature film debut[/article].
The Swedish actor, who will [article id="1646913"]play a commander of a Navy destroyer[/article], said that despite Rihanna's busy schedule, she's performing well.
"This is her first movie but she's great, she's really really good in it," Skarsgård said. "She's got a crazy schedule. She's really diligent and I'm impressed. We would work and then she'd fly to LA to perform at the MTV [Video] Music Awards and then fly back redeye, land, go straight to set, work all day. No complaints, nothing. She's really solid."
[article id="1647782"]MTV News caught up with Rihanna[/article] at the 2010 VMAs, and she said couldn't be happier on the set of the board-game-based film. "I'm really enjoying it, actually. I like it," she gushed.
When asked how it was working with Skarsgård, Rihanna replied, "He's really cool, just laid-back. He doesn't get in the way. [He's] not very talkative, but he's a really cool guy and that's [to] everybody — not just the cast."
Skarsgård, who co-starred in Lady Gaga's "Paparazzi" video, described that shoot as "crazy" and "a lot of fun," and he revealed that the experience with the Barbadian songstress is a bit different considering the amount of time he's spent working time with the pop stars. "[Filming Battleship] is a different experience because Rihanna, we're out there together for a couple of months," he said.
[article id="1647050"]Photos of a Rihanna in Hawaii[/article], sporting a short brunette hairdo and a traditional U.S. Navy uniform, surfaced earlier this month.
"Battleship" will land in theaters on May 25, 2012.
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