Common Joins 'Run All Night'

Liam Neeson, Joel Kinnaman and Ed Harris are attached to star in this action-thriller about a hitman who goes after his dangerous employer.
Common joins Liam Neeson and Joel Kinnaman in Run All Night
Common joins Liam Neeson and Joel Kinnaman in Run All Night
Common is in negotiations to star in the Warner Bros. action-thriller Run All Night, joining a cast that already includes Liam Neeson, Joel Kinnaman and Ed Harris.

The story follows an aging assassin, who takes on his former mafia boss (Ed Harris) to protect his estranged son (Joel Kinnaman), a limo driver who witnessed a murder. Common is playing the mob leader's most trusted hitman, an emotionless killer who lets nothing stand in his way of completing the task at hand.

Jaume Collet-Serra is directing from a screenplay by Brad Ingelsby (Out of the Furnace), with Roy Lee and Brooklyn Weaver producing. It isn't known when production may begin. The project marks the third collaboration between Liam Neeson and director Jaume Collet-Serra, following Unknown and the upcoming Non-Stop.

Common most recently starred in Movie 43, Pawn and the surprise summer hit Now You See Me. He also stars on the hit AMC series Hell on Wheels.

Run All Night comes to theaters April 17th, 2015 and stars Liam Neeson, Joel Kinnaman, Ed Harris, Common, Vincent D'Onofrio, Boyd Holbrook, Patricia Kalember, Genesis Rodriguez. The film is directed by Jaume Collet-Serra.



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  1. skywise

    Common has really impressed with his Hell on Wheels character. The show will no doubt open many doors for him ( at least I hope it does). He has proven to be very nuanced which I was never able to witness in most of the roles he portrayed in the past.

    11 months agoby @skywiseFlag