Role Call: Who Got Hired in Hollywood?
9:00 AM PDT, August 11, 2014
Will Smith is attached to star in a new thriller dealing with the NFL's concussion problem, according to Variety.
The news source reports that the untitled project is based on a GQ article titled Game Brain. According to Variety, Smith will play Dr. Bennet Omalu, "the forensic neuropathologist who single-handedly made the first discover of CTE (Chronic traumatic encephalopathy) in a professional football player and brought awareness to the public."