Rihanna better start practicing her shower scene scream!
On Friday, the superstar singer revealed in a video message at Comic-Con that she’ll be joining Bates Motel for its fifth and final season!
Dying to know who the performer will be playing on the hit A&E show?!
Well, Perezcious readers, it turns out the 28-year-old will be portraying Alfred Hitchcock‘s classic character from Psycho, Marion Crane!
That’s right! RiRi’s taking on the role from THAT iconic shower scene! The gorgeous gal announced:
“Hello, Comic-Con! It’s your girl, RiRi! Let me tell you what a bad b*tch is about to do. I’m about to check into the Bates Motel very soon. And guess what else. Guess who’s playing Marion!”
“Yes, so all you Comic-Con fans, all you Bates Motel fans, stay tuned!”
Ch-ch-check out her full video reveal (below)!
The show’s executive producers Carlton Cuse and Kerry Ehrin raved about the casting choice in a statement, saying:
“We wanted to thrust the iconic role into a contemporary spotlight and redefine it in a meaningful and exciting new way. We also heard Rihanna was a fan of the show, and we were huge fans of hers, so it was the perfect collision of creativity and fate.”
We can’t WAIT to see Rihanna rock the small screen! Will U tune in 2017?!
[Image via Shamley Productions/Pacific Coast News Online.]