Last week, Universal Pictures released the first trailer for Battleship, which hits theaters May 25 of 2012. Missing from the trailer was singer-turned-actress Rihanna, who makes her motion picture debut here playing Petty Officer Raikes. Today, the first official photo from the film was released, and it features Rihanna manning a huge machine gun. Click on the photo below to access our growing gallery for the Peter Berg directed board game adaptation.

Battleship Rihanna Photo