Smith and Robbie in Focus, VICE Kills Cancer, and Conan Goes to Cuba
By Elise DeVoe
In Warner Bros.' Focus, in theaters today, Will Smith stars as master con-man Nicky alongside Margot Robbie as Jess, a novice con-artist trying to learn the tricks of the trade. But when the student becomes the master, Nicky is thrown off his game during a high-stakes scheme. Watch the trailer below and, if you haven't already, check out photos from the film's Hollywood premiere.
Tonight on HBO, VICE goes inside the world's most cutting-edge research labs in its special report, Killing Cancer. Shane Smith talks to the doctors and researchers who are changing the medical industry as well as some of the cancer survivors affected by revolutionary medical breakthroughs. Watch a sneak peek below.
Hot Package returns for its second season of Tinseltown parodies tonight on Adult Swim.
TCM's 31 Days of Oscar is on day 27 and features classic films from the '80s beginning at 8 p.m. ET tonight. Films include Running on Empty, Gandhi, Glory and A Cry in the Dark.
On Sunday, CNN premieres two original series: Finding Jesus: Faith. Fact. Forgery. and The Wonder List with Bill Weir. Finding Jesus is comprised of six one-hour episodes, which culminate on Easter Sunday. And in The Wonder List, storyteller Bill Weir and filmmaker Philip Bloom explore the untold stories of extraordinary people, places, cultures and creature around the world. Watch previews for both new series below.
On Monday, Kevin Bacon returns for the third season of The Following. And it's a whole new chapter.
Conan O'Brien went to Cuba. (No, this is not the beginning of a joke.) The hour-long special, aptly titled Conan in Cuba, airs Tuesday on TBS. And, judging by the photo below, it's not to be missed.
I don’t know why, but I’m a much better dancer when I’m in Cuba. pic.twitter.com/2ytRWKuIe6— Conan O'Brien (@ConanOBrien) February 18, 2015
And NCAA March Madness doesn't start until March 17, but that doesn't mean you have to wait for Grade A basketball action. NBA on TNT continues Thursday when the Oklahoma City Thunder take on the Chicago Bulls.