Common has been cast in Leavey the military drama starring Kate Mara.
Leavey tells the story of real life soldier Megan Leavey who with her military dog did two tours of Iraq searching for roadside bombs.
Common will play Sgt. Gunney Massey who is in charge of the kennels at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton. Leavey is directed by Gabriela Cowperthwaite.