Sun, March 29
The controversial bestseller by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard becomes the third film collaboration between the duo, National Geographic Channel and Ridley Scott’s Scott Free Productions. The film tells the story of Jesus’ life and death from a historical standpoint, examining how religious and political tensions at the time led to his remarkable rise and brutal death — and why, 2,000 years later, 2 billion people still follow his teachings.
Fans of short-track NASCAR racing will be thrilled today as the Sprint Cup Series visits Martinsville Speedway in Virginia for the STP 500. Top stars Ryan Newman, Joey Logano, Denny Hamlin, Brad Keselowski, Dale Earnhardt Jr. and 2014 Cup champion Kevin Harvick can expect hard-nosed racing on the .526-mile, paperclip-shaped oval.
Regional finals action continues today in the NCAA Tournament, with games in Houston and Syracuse, N.Y., deciding the South and East regions. The winners, of course, advance to the Final Four Saturday at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis. The NCAA title game takes place April 6 in Indianapolis.