‘Peeples’ star Craig Robinson weighs in on Rihanna’s upcoming film role

theGRIO VIDEO - During and interview with theGrio, Craig Robinson and Kerry Washington weigh in on Rihanna's upcoming film role in 'This Is the End'....

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Craig Robinson might be one of the hardest working men in Hollywood right now. The Office actor has four film projects lined up for release this year.

First up is Peeples, the romantic comedy starring Kerry Washington, S. Epatha Merkerson, David Alan Grier, and Diahann Carroll, which hits theaters May 10th.

In June, Robinson will star as himself in the action comedy This Is the End, alongside an all-star list of Hollywood celebrities including James Franco, Jonah Hill, Seth Rogen, and Rihanna.

Craig Robinson said that Rihanna was “awesome,” when asked what it was like filming scenes of This is the End with the “Pour It Up” singer.

Click here to watch Craig Robinson talk about filming with Rihanna:

“We do a little a little musical thing. She [Rihanna] was very funny,” Robinson told theGrio’s Chris Witherspoon. “She is awesome and unaffected and she is super cool…. She’ll give you a hug right now.”

Washington added, “We heart RiRi.”

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