Rapper Common, will play the sequel’s main villain, the head of security for a female crime lord.
Academy award winner, Common, is the latest addition to the highly anticipated sequel 'John Wick 2.'
According to The Hollywood Reporter, the rapper will play the sequel’s main villain, the head of security for a female crime lord.
“In the follow up to last year’s adrenaline-fueled revenge and redemption thriller, egendary hit man John Wick is back.”
Filming of the sequel kicked off this week with Keanu Reeves reprising his role as an ex-hitman.
Returning to direct the movie is Chad Stahelski, with Derek Kolstad returning as screenwritter , and Basil Iwanyk as producer.
The first Wick movie which was produced on a $20 million budget, earned more than $78 million at the worldwide box office.
Common recently won an Academy Award for his 'Glory' collaboration with John Legend, which served as soundtrack on Ava DuVernay's 'Selma.'
Common's upcoming movies include 'Suicide Squad,' 'Barbershop 3' among others.