As revealed, Barbershop 3 is currently in the works with Ice Cube and Cedric The Entertainer set to return. Today, Deadline shared that the Oscar winner & rapper, Common will be joining the cast of the upcoming comedy.
Common has committed to star in the ensemble cast of Barbershop 3, the MGM sequel that New Line will distribute. He joins Ice Cube and Cedric the Entertainer, who are reprising, and The Best Man franchise director Malcolm D. Lee, who’s helming. Cube Vision is producing and MGM will run production. Bob Teitel and George Tillman Jr of State Street Pictures are the lead producers. The script is by Kenya Barris and Tracy Oliver.
No word on what role Common will play, but we’ll keep you posted.