Common will play the villain in John Wick 2, the Wrap reports.
Common’s character will be the “muscle” for a female crime lord who comes after Keanu Reeves’ titular ex-hitman.
Common is hot off his role in Suicide Squad. His credits also includes Terminator Salvation and Wanted.
John Wick 2 is being directed by Chad Stahelski, who co-directed the original, and produced by Basil Iwanyk. Production is expected to begin this week.