Common Starring In New Film About Standup Comedienne

Common is starring in a new movie about a female comedian with a disastrous personal life.

(AllHipHop News) Rapper Common has booked his next acting role in the dark comedy "All About Nina."

Common will star alongside Mary Elizabeth Winstead in the film about a burgeoning stand-up comedienne, who has a disastrous personal life.

Common will play a character named "Rafe," who helps Winstead's character Nina deal with her past, according to Deadline .

The semi-autobiographical film will serve as screenwriter Eva Vives' directorial debut.

She will also produce the project, which co-stars Beau Bridges, Kate Del Castillo, and Chace Crawford.

Common has starred in several films including "Suicide Squad," "John Wick: Chapter 2," and "Wanted."