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Coming Soon: A Documentary On Rihanna’s Life And Career

Coming Soon: A Documentary On Rihanna's Life And Career

A feature-length documentary on Rihanna’s life and career will air this autumn, film director Peter Berg has confirmed.

The Rihanna-approved project was first announced back in March 2015 and will reportedly seek inspiration from the 1967 Bob Dylan documentary: Don’t Look Back. Peter Berg has also revealed details on his latest project: “I think she’s an extraordinary young woman and it really is kind of a pretty comprehensive profile of what goes in to making her this talent that she is. The work ethic, the talent, luck, the hustle, the vision.”

The American director later went on to confirm that the highly-anticipated film will air “in about a month and half“.

Coming Soon: A Documentary On Rihanna's Life And Career

Rihanna starred alongside the likes of Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett and Mindy Kaling in Ocean’s 8. 

But it’s not the first time he has worked with the 30-year-old, pop-icon turned business mogul, and actress, as she made her silver screen debut in his 2012 film, Battleship. With the sci-fi hit on her CV, the hit maker turned actress later snapped up leading roles in Ocean’s 8 and Valerian.

The upcoming film will offer an “unfiltered look into Rihanna’s life and how she’s ascended to become a global icon.”