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.
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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.
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