Will Smith’s new role finds him playing Dr. Bennet Omalu, whose emotional quest puts him at dangerous odds with one of the world’s most powerful institutions, in Peter Landesman-directed film Concussion. Based on the 2009 GQ article Game Brain by Jeanne Marie Laskas, Concussion tells the true David vs. Goliath story of American immigrant Dr. Bennet Omalu, the brilliant forensic neuropathologist who first discovered CTE, a football-related brain trauma, in two former professional football players, who both later took their own lives because of the chronic disease. Starring Will Smith as Dr. Omalu, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Alec Baldwin, Luke Wilson, Stephen Moyer, and Albert Brooks, Concussion hits theaters on Christmas Day.
Sony has made an official announcement that sequels Bad Boys III and IV are in the works. It’s been 12 years since the release of Bad Boys II, which was directed by Michael Bay. Bay headed the first two Bad Boys films, but no director has been officially confirmed yet for the upcoming sequels. Joe Carnahan (director of Smokin’ Aces, The Grey and Narc) has reportedly … Read more