News

Margot Robbie Takes Focus Opposite Will Smith

Source:   Variety
July 15, 2013


Margot Robbie has won the female lead in Warner Bros. Pictures' upcoming Focus. Variety reports that the Wolf of Wall Street star will appear opposite Will Smith in the con artist tale from writer-directors Glenn Ficarra and John Requa (Crazy, Stupid, Love.)

The film is said to involve a romance between a professional conman and someone just learning the criminal art and how their past relationship comes back into play when they meet up again years later.

Earlier iterations of the project were planning to feature the pairings of both Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone and, later, Ben Affleck and Kristen Stewart in the leading roles.

Robbie, currently best known for her television work on shows like "Neighbours" and "Pan Am," can also soon be seen on the big screen in the time travel romance About Time.

Focus will be produced by Denise DiNovi.

(Photo Credit: WENN.com)


| 0 comments | Add a comment

From Around the Web

comments powered by Disqus
Latest Headlines:

Exclusive: Screenwriter John Ridley on Why the Ben-Hur Remake Will Be Different
Jurassic World Director Colin Trevorrow Teases a Familiar Sign
Simon Kinberg Teases Returning Characters, Potential Re-Casting for X-Men: Apocalypse
Stephen King's 11/22/63 Heads to Hulu
John Travolta and Kate Bosworth Take on Life on the Line
The Walking Dead Reveals a New Season Five Trailer
Peter Dinklage to Headline Mystery Thriller The Thicket
Assassin's Creed Unity Season Pass Announced
Promo Images from Episode 3 of Gotham Released
Lava Bear Boards Sammo Hung's The Bodyguard, Andy Lau to Star
Exclusive Trailer for The Taking of Deborah Logan
Deadpool to Aim for a PG-13 Rating?
The Trailer for John Woo's The Crossing
Vin Diesel Reveals More Photos from The Last Witch Hunter Set
Brief New Teaser for AMC's Better Call Saul
Up is Down on the New Poster for Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters 2 Script Done, Wirkola Offers Update
First Concept Art from The Maze Runner Sequel, The Scorch Trials

Follow ComingSoon.net on Twitter
MOST ACTIVE
From our partners