RIHANNA will take on her first animation film role in Happy Smekday.
Tim Johnson - who directed popular animation films Antz and Over The Hedge - is on board as director and Tom J. Astle and Matt Ember are writing the screenplay, according to the Hollywood Reporter.
The comedy is an adaptation of Adam Rex’s popular book The True Meaning of Smekday.
The plot will see an outcast alien (Parsons) go on the run across America with a human girl (Rihanna) after he accidentally informs the enemy of the aliens’ whereabouts. –TS