Common


Biography

Lonnie Rashid Lynn, Jr. (born March 13, 1972), better known by his stage name Common (formerly Common Sense), is an American hip hop recording artist, actor, film producer and poet from Chicago, Illinois.


2018Three Seconds as
2018The Tale as Martin
2017Love Beats Rhymes as Coltrane
2017Hunter Killer as
2017Girls Trip as Himself
2017The Words That Built America as Himself
2017Misdirection: The Real Magic as Narrator
2017Megan Leavey as Gunny Martin
2017Feel Rich: Health Is the New Wealth as Himself
2017Chasing Trane as Himself
2017John Wick: Chapter 2 as Cassian
2016America Divided as Himself
2016Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise as Himself
2016Suicide Squad as Monster T
2016Chelsea as Himself
2016Barbershop: The Next Cut as Jabari
2016Two Trains Runnin' as Narrator
2015The Wiz Live! as The Bouncer
2015Stretch and Bobbito: Radio That Changed Lives as
2015Being Charlie as Travis
2015Unity as Himself - Narrator (voice)
2015Entourage as Common
2015Lip Sync Battle as Himself
2015Run All Night as Mr. Price
2015Framework as Himself - Host
2014Selma as James Bevel
2014Every Secret Thing as Devlin Hatch
2014X/Y as
2013Our Vinyl Weighs a Ton: This Is Stones Throw Records as Himself
2013Now You See Me as Evans
2013Pawn as Jeff Porter
2013LUV as Uncle Vincent
2013Movie 43 as Bob Mone (segment "The Pitch")
2012The Odd Life of Timothy Green as Coach Cal
2012Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap as Himself
2011New Year's Eve as Soldier
2011Happy Feet Two as Seymour (voice)
2011Hell on Wheels as Elam Ferguson
2011Beats Rhymes & Life: The Travels of A Tribe Called Quest as Himself
2010Just Wright as Scott McKnight
2010Bouncing Cats as Narrator
2010Date Night as Collins
2009Terminator Salvation as Barnes
2008Wanted as The Gunsmith
2008Street Kings as Coates
2007American Gangster as Turner Lucas
2006Smokin' Aces as Sir Ivy
2006I Love the '70s: Volume 2 as
2005Dave Chappelle's Block Party as Common
2005Wild 'n Out as
2005Black in the 80s as
2005The Notorious B.I.G BET Official presents as
20045 Sides of a Coin as Himself
2003Beef as Himself
2003Jimmy Kimmel Live! as
2002Brown Sugar as Himself
2001Scrubs as
2001One on One as
2000Girlfriends as
2000Soul Food as
1998TRL as
1996The Daily Show with Trevor Noah as
1993Late Night with Conan O'Brien as
1992The Tonight Show with Jay Leno as
1986American Masters as Himself
1983Live with Regis and Kathie Lee as
1975Saturday Night Live as
-A Happening of Monumental Proportions as
-All About Nina as Rafe
2018Three Seconds as
2018The Tale as Martin
2017Love Beats Rhymes as Coltrane
2017Hunter Killer as
2017Girls Trip as Himself
2017The Words That Built America as Himself
2017Misdirection: The Real Magic as Narrator
2017Megan Leavey as Gunny Martin
2017Feel Rich: Health Is the New Wealth as Himself
2017Chasing Trane as Himself
2017John Wick: Chapter 2 as Cassian
2016America Divided as Himself
2016Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise as Himself
2016Suicide Squad as Monster T
2016Chelsea as Himself
2016Barbershop: The Next Cut as Jabari
2016Two Trains Runnin' as Executive Producer
2016Two Trains Runnin' as Narrator
2015The Wiz Live! as The Bouncer
2015Stretch and Bobbito: Radio That Changed Lives as
2015Being Charlie as Travis
2015Unity as Himself - Narrator (voice)
2015Entourage as Common
2015Lip Sync Battle as Himself
2015Run All Night as Mr. Price
2015Framework as Himself - Host
2014Selma as James Bevel
2014Every Secret Thing as Devlin Hatch
2014X/Y as
2013Our Vinyl Weighs a Ton: This Is Stones Throw Records as Himself
2013Now You See Me as Evans
2013Pawn as Jeff Porter
2013LUV as Uncle Vincent
2013Movie 43 as Bob Mone (segment "The Pitch")
2012The Odd Life of Timothy Green as Coach Cal
2012Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap as Himself
2011New Year's Eve as Soldier
2011Happy Feet Two as Seymour (voice)
2011Hell on Wheels as Elam Ferguson
2011Beats Rhymes & Life: The Travels of A Tribe Called Quest as Himself
2010Just Wright as Scott McKnight
2010Bouncing Cats as Narrator
2010Date Night as Collins
2009Terminator Salvation as Barnes
2008Wanted as The Gunsmith
2008Street Kings as Coates
2007American Gangster as Turner Lucas
2006Smokin' Aces as Sir Ivy
2006I Love the '70s: Volume 2 as
2005Dave Chappelle's Block Party as Common
2005Wild 'n Out as
2005Black in the 80s as
2005The Notorious B.I.G BET Official presents as
20045 Sides of a Coin as Himself
2003Beef as Himself
2003Jimmy Kimmel Live! as
2002Brown Sugar as Himself
2001Scrubs as
2001One on One as
2000Girlfriends as
2000Soul Food as
1998TRL as
1996The Daily Show with Trevor Noah as
1993Late Night with Conan O'Brien as
1992The Tonight Show with Jay Leno as
1986American Masters as Himself
1983Live with Regis and Kathie Lee as
1975Saturday Night Live as
-A Happening of Monumental Proportions as
-All About Nina as Rafe