Common Co-Stars in New Thriller Every Secret Thing

Common Co-Stars in New Thriller Every Secret Thing

Actor/MC nabs role alongside Nate Parker, Renée Elise Goldsberry, Dakota Fanning, Elizabeth Banks.

Published April 19, 2015

Common continues to take Hollywood by storm. Fresh off his Oscar win for Best Original Song ("Glory" from Selma), the rap-tor will next be seen opposite Elizabeth Banks and Dakota Fanning in Every Secret Thing

The psychological thriller/crime drama, about a detective confronted with her eerie past (played by Banks), is based on a book of the same title. Nate Parker (Beyond the Lights, Red Tails, The Great Debaters) helps to investigate the kidnapping of the daughter of Common's character, who may have been taken by Fanning's portrayal of a child killer.


Up next for the multi-talented star is a potential role in Spike Lee's Chiraq and an arc on season two of Empire. He will also join Gerard Butler, Willem Dafoe and Billy Bob Thornton for Hunter Killer.

Every Secret Thing is set to hit theatres May 15. Check out the trailer below. is your #1 source for Black celebrity news, photos, exclusive videos and all the latest in the world of hip hop and R&B music.

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Written by Evelyn Diaz


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