Concussion Starring Will SmithThere is no hotter sport in America than The NFL and now one of the sports most fascinating and divisive topics is about to get the big screen treatment with one of the world’s biggest movie stars headlining the production. Concussion starring Will Smith is set to begin production soon and now casting calls are being announced for a number of roles. This could be your chance to audition for the film that could change the way that the world looks at the sport of football.Concussion will tell the true story of Dr. Bennet Omalu, a forensic neuropathologist who studied the effects of concussions on former NFL players and led a crusade to reveal the truth of their horrific short and long term effects on the human body and the athletes life expectancies. Academy Award nominee Smith (The Pursuit of Happyness, Enemy of the State, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues) will star alongsideGugu Mbatha-Raw (Belle, Beyond the Lights, Doctor Who) in this scientific morality tale produced by 3-time Oscar nominee Ridley Scott (Gladiator, Blade Runner, The Good Wife). Peter Landesman (Parkland, Kill the Messenger) wrote the script and will direct based on a GQ article by Jeanne Marie Laskas. Casting has only just begun and your shot at being a part of this entertaining and socially important project is coming very soon. Casting calls for Concussion will be starting shortly and continue throughout shooting. Interested performers can send emails here firstname.lastname@example.org or go to movieextraspittsburgh.com for more information on available roles and production. Further audition details will be posted right here as they become available so keep checking back for updates and leave a message in the space provided and tell us what you thunk of this fantastic project and why you want to be a part of the casting calls for the NFL medical drama Concussion starring Will Smith.