On December 25 a new Will Smith film called Concussion will be released in the cinemas. It is directed by Peter Landesman, mostly known for Kill The Messenger (2014) and Parkland (2013). Besides Will Smith the cast also includes Alec Baldwin, Luke Wilson, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Arliss Howard, Paul Reiser, David Morse, Albert Brooks.
A synopsis reads: “Will Smith stars in Concussion, a dramatic thriller based on the incredible true David vs. Goliath story of American immigrant Dr. Bennet Omalu, the brilliant forensic neuropathologist who made the first discovery of CTE, a football-related brain trauma, in a pro player and fought for the truth to be known. Omalu’s emotional quest puts him at dangerous odds with one of the most powerful institutions in the world“.
Watch the official international trailer for Concussion below: