Common continues his foray into the acting world by signing on to co-star in the upcoming “Terminator” film.
The Chicago emcee has been cast in the fourth installment of the series, which is called “Terminator Salvation: The Future Begins.” According to Variety, Com will be co-starring alongside Christian Bale and Sam Worthington.
The movie is set around a 30-something John Connor, a protagonist in all of the previous movies, who leads the human raise against the machines.
Common will play the role of one of Connor’s close, trusted friends. The film is due for release in May 2009.
Since his acting debut in “Smokin’ Aces,” Com has also been featured in “American Gangster” and “Street Kings,” and will be in “Wanted,” starring Angelina Jolie, James McAvoy and Morgan Freeman.