Jennifer Hudson and Common fueled even more romantic rumors when the rapper picked her up filming her talk show in Burbank, California on Sunday.
The Oscar winner, 41, and the musician, 50, took a good look at each other as they walked side by side, deep in conversation, before getting into Common’s car together – a year after his high-profile split from Tiffany Haddish. 42.
Jennifer looked casual in a hoodie and leggings, paired with boots as he chatted with Common, who wore a gray jumper and jeans.
The pair were in good spirits as they continued their conversation in the car, with Jennifer flashing a delighted smile before driving off.
Spotted: Jennifer Hudson and Common fueled even more romantic rumors when the rapper picked her up filming her talk show in Burbank, California on Sunday
The couple. who together star in the upcoming action thriller Breathe Milla Jovovich, Quvenzhane Wallis and Sam Worthington, have been the epicenter of romantic rumors for months.
In September, Jennifer commented on the speculation after the pair were spotted at a Philadelphia restaurant.
“We shot a movie together and he played my husband. Between those moments we have to eat.’
Wow: The Oscar winner, 41, and the musician, 50, looked close as they walked side by side, deep in conversation, before getting into Common’s car together
Linked: The pair have been friends for years and have been photographed together a number of times (pictured March 2018)
Pick up: Jennifer cut a casual figure in a hoodie and leggings, paired with boots as he chatted with Common, who wore a gray jumper and jeans
Chat: The duo were deep in conversation as Common got behind the wheel
Smile: Jennifer looked cheerful as she talked to Common
DailyMail.com has reached out to representatives for Jennifer and Common for comment.
The sighting comes a year after Common split from Haddish after 16 months of dating.
The comedian and rapper — born Lonnie Rashid Lynn — called it quits due to their busy schedules, according to People.
A publication insider said, “They’re never together in the same city and they’re just too busy for a serious relationship.”
Stroll: Common was Jennifer picking up her tapes for her show, The Jennifer Hudson Show
Good cheer: The pair were seen smiling as they prepared to leave
What is happening? Jennifer has previously played it cool about romance rumors between the pair
DailyMail.com contacted representatives for both Haddish and Common at the time.
The two met on the set of the 2019 action movie The Kitchen as Tiffany was one of the highest billed stars alongside Elisabeth Moss and Melissa McCarthy.
In August 2020, Tiffany had confirmed that the two were an item during an appearance on Steve-O’s podcast Wild Ride.
“Yes, I’m doing it with Common now. I met him when I was shooting my movie The Kitchen. We became friends, but it wasn’t sexual or anything like that,” she explained.
She later said the two were “tested for everything and yes we f**king” after deciding she was looking for a relationship.
The comic joked that it was her “first time dating a celebrity.” I fucked one, but this is the first time I have a relationship with such a person.’
That same month, Common gushed about her while appearing on Live With Kelly And Ryan.
Happier times: Joint divorce from Tiffany Haddish in November 2021 – after a 16 month romance (January 2020 photo)
“She’s a wonderful woman, a queen and just a beautiful person, man,” he said. “You know, I just care deeply about her, enjoy her, and am thankful to have her in my life. I’m happy.’
Haddish was previously married to William Stewart when they separated in 2013.
Common has never been married, but is father to 24-year-old daughter Omoye Lynn whom he shares with ex Kim Jones.
The rapper/actor has been in several high-profile relationships, including Serena Williams, Erykah Badu, Taraji P. Henson, and Angela Rye.
Jennifer shares son David, 13, with ex-fiancée, wrestler David Otunga – who she divorced in 2017.
Exes: Jennifer shares son David, 13, with ex-fiancée, wrestler David Otunga – from whom she split in 2017 (pictured 2015)