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10. Common

Just as Common has always favored the underground side of hip-hop, the Chicago native’s acting career has taken a similarly measured approach. He has appeared in films like American Gangster, Smokin’ Aces, Date Night, and Just Wright alongside the aforementioned Queen Latifah. After starring in the series Hell on Wheels, Common is set to star in a couple big movies, including X/Y, a drama about people’s lives in New York City.

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