According to his Facebook page, Elio describes himself as a 'Constant thinker, realist and optimistic, feel the energy, strong, smart, slick, bipolar, fun, and blunt.
Common, who dated the tennis player on and off for two years between 20, says he wishes nothing but the best for the pair.
Speaking to TMZ, the actor said: "Serena is a friend of mine, as long as she's happy I'm good.
That's my friend, we dated, that's been done a long time ago.
She's doing super well on the tennis, she's incredible so as long as she's happy I'm good." rapper said on the Meredith Vieira Show in February 2015: "It was kinda eventually a mutual thing, but she initiated it. We've got a great understanding, and I care about her as a person.
Most of the women that I've dealt with, I care about, so we can keep that friendship.
You still have that respect and have love for them and still want to see them do well."Friends close to Williams are said to be concerned that she will end up hurt as a result of her romance with Canadian rapper Drake, who is said to have taken interest in other women when they dated first time round in 2011.
However, a source told TMZ that the rapper is treating the sport star with "more respect" now that they have rekindled their relationship.
Williams has made no secret of her desire to settle down as she told one Twitter follower who asked if she was ready for love and children: "Desperately.
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