EXCLUSIVE VIDEO: Apollo Robbins Talks 'Focus'

Wednesday, 25 February 2015 23:25
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Opening in theaters on February 27th is the new crime drama called Focus, which was directed by Glenn Ficarra and John Requa (Crazy, Stupid, Love). The film stars Will Smith (Men in Black 3, I, Robot), Margot Robbie (The Wolf of Wall Street, About Time), Gerald McRaney (The Best of Me, The A-Team), Rodrigo Santoro (300: Rise of an Empire), Adrian Martinez (American Hustle), and BD Wong (Jurassic Park).

IAR's Managing Editor Jami Philbrick recently had the pleasure of sitting down with deception consultant and actor Apollo Robbins to talk about his work on Focus. He discussed the new movie, what skills he taught Will Smith and Margot Robbie, how to protect your wallet, and the art of pickpocketing.

To watch our extended exclusive interview with Apollo Robbins about Focus, please click on the video player above. 


In the midst of veteran con man Nicky's (Smith) latest scheme, a woman (Robbie) from his past - now an accomplished femme fatale - shows up and throws his plans for a loop.

Focus opens in theaters on February 27th. 

To watch our extended exclusive interview with Gerald McRaney about Focus, please click here.

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