As you might already know, we are working on Columbia Pictures’ December 25th release of CONCUSSION staring Will Smith.
CONCUSSION is based on the true story of Dr. Bennet Omalu, who discovered Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE), a football-related brain trauma amongst professional players. Through Will Smith’s portrayal in the film, you are able to to see Dr. Omalu’s journey and relentless pursuit of the truth for the well-being of hundreds professional athletes.
Needless to say, no matter which sport or team is our favorite, we can all rally around the idea of a safer game for pro athletes and those close to us like little leaguers, high school players and on. Show your support of athlete safety, with latin flair, by sharing your own touchdown dance on your social media accounts using the hashtag #ForThePlayers and tagging @ConcussionMovie.
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For more information on #ForThePlayers as well as how to donate to momsTEAM visit: www.concussion-movie.com/#ForThePlayers
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.