Common is a Grammy-winning rapper, an Oscar-winning soundtrack contributor, and an increasingly prolific actor. Turns out they were all just warm-ups for John Wick: Chapter 2, the new hit sequel that pits Common against Keanu Reeves’s titular dog avenger in the most intensive action the rapper has faced. Common told Yahoo Movies about entering the hyper-violent realm of John Wick, how close he came to playing Green Lantern in George Miller’s ill-fated Justice League movie, and more.
Tattoos are wild — and wild! — on the set of Suicide Squad, as both an inked-up Jared Leto and Common have been spotted shooting scenes for the DC supervillain caper this week. Leto is looking particularly creeptastic as the Joker.