‘Draft Day’ Trailer Stars Kevin Costner as GM of NFL’s Cleveland Browns (Video)

Ivan Reitman directs the Summit Entertainment movie, which co-stars Jennifer Garner, Denis Leary and Sean Combs

draft-day-kevin-costner-movie-posterSummit Entertainment has released the first trailer for its Kevin Costner football drama “Draft Day.”

Costner plays Sonny Weaver Jr., the fictional GM of the Cleveland Browns, who is tasked with rebuilding the underachieving team through the NFL Draft.

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Jennifer Garner and Denis Leary co-star alongside Ellen Burstyn, Frank Langella, Chadwick Boseman and Sean Combs.

Ivan Reitman directed the film, which Summit will release on April 11, when sports fans could use a football fix.

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“Draft Day” opens against Fox’s animated sequel “Rio 2,” Open Road’s action-thriller “Sabotage” starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, the Weinstein Company’s Bill Murray comedy “St. Vincent” and Sony Classics’ vampire movie “Only Lovers Left Alive.”