BY SHAMAN MOMOH
After his first feature of 2015, Focus, American star Will Smith is back in this thriller-drama based on an article that appeared on GQ written by Jeanne Marie Laskas, and follows Dr. Bennet Omalu, the forensic neuropathologist who single-handedly made the first discovery of CTE (Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy) in a pro football player.
Concussion, as the film is titled, is scheduled to be released by Sony Pictures on Christmas Day and Smith will play Dr. Omalu. Concussion is directed by Peter Landesman who also doubles as the writer.
Nigerian actor Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Alec Baldwin, Albert Brooks and Gugu Mbatha-Raw also feature in the movie.
Watch the trailer below: