Will Smith Debuts Nigerian Accent In Trailer For “Concussion.”

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Will Smith plays Nigerian doctor Bennet Ifekandu Omalu in controversial new Hollywood film “Concussion.” According to okayafrica.com

“The film’s first official first trailer arrived yesterday, and while initial Concussion coverage has tended to focus on why the NFL should be fearful as well as potential Oscar buzz surrounding the film, Will Smith and his Nigerian accent have also drawn the ire of Nigerians on Twitter.”

Watch Will Smith’s attempt at an Nigerian accent in full below.

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