Atlanta Weekly Filming Roundup: ‘Neighbors 2’, ‘Mother’s Day’ and More!
Here’s your Atlanta Weekly Filming Roundup covering the week of August 23rd- August 29th, including sightings for Neighbors 2, Mother’s Day and more!
- Clint Eastwood’s film about Captain Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger, starring Tom Hanks, will film in Georgia.
- Guardians of the Galaxy 2 will film in Atlanta beginning in Feb 2016
- Bastards starring Ving Rhames, Ed Helms, Owen Wilson, JK Simmons and Terry Bradshaw will film between Atlanta and Miami over the next month
- Lee Daniels is developing Star,a new TV series for FOX that will be based in, and more thank likely filmed in, Atlanta
- Will Packer is developing a TV show for NBC called Buckhead, that will be filmed, you guessed it, in Buckhead.
- Jennifer Lawrence and Chris Pratt will be here to shoot their new moviePassengers, so be on the lookout for two of FanBolt’s favorite celebs!
- Daniel Radcliffe’s new film Young Americans is heading here to film in October
- HBO has ordered a full season of Brothers in Atlanta, so look out for that to begin shooting in the state in the near future
Currently In Production
- Mother’s Day was seen shooting in Piedmont Park and around 644 Linwood Ave NE, Atlanta. There were also reports of filming being spotted in Norcross at the Sprouts’s on 141.
— Awood White (@AWood985) August 24, 2015
- The Walking Dead filmed Gin Property, Senoia this week
- NBC series Game of Silence has been filming in the state and was spotted at Park Ave Baptist Church across from Grant Park, as well as at the Horseradish Grill near Chastain Park
— katie kelly (@ktgk00) August 28, 2015
- Neighbors 2 has been spotted filming out in Peachtree City and will be shooting in Dunwoody at some point (if we get more details we’ll be sure to update)
- Signs for Containment were spotted around town:
- Jennifer Aniston was spotted arriving on the Mother’s Day set this week and has reportedly been super sweet to work with (Credit goes to @AtlantFilming for the shot)
— Atlanta Filming (@AtlantaFilming) August 27, 2015
- Zac Efron is currently in town filming Neighbors 2 and stopped to take a pic with a fan during a Play It Again Sports run
GOOD THING MY FRIEND JUST MET ZAC EFRON pic.twitter.com/eRmTmdBayh — Allie Odom (@Odom_12) August 27, 2015
- Speaking of, check out Chloe Moretz’s look from the set of Neighbors 2!
- New Sleepy Hollow castmember Lance Gross was spotted at Atlantic Station
- Pretty Little Liars star Shay Mitchell is in town filming Mother’s Day
Hotlanta = dresses only. 😅 A photo posted by Shay Mitchell (@shaym) on
- Neighbors 2, starring Zac Efron, Seth Rogen and Chloe Grace Moretz, is looking for actors for speaking roles
- The Originals is looking for extras to have some fun during a festival scene
- Hot Summer Nights is looking for some peeps who can PAR-TAY!
- Coat of Many Colors, the Dolly Parton biopic, is looking for about 20 townspeople
- The CW’s new series Containment is looking for extras
Decoded Production Signs
- FALCON- Mother’s Day
- DS1- The Detour
- SH-Sleepy Hollow
- X- X-Mas
- OC-Offer and Compromise
- LANTRAC- Miracles from Heaven
- HF-Home Free
- Speedee- The Founder
- SN- Sleepless Nights
- C4- The Hunger Games- Mockingjay Part 2
- Scorpion- Keeping Up with the Joneses
- BB3- Barbershop 3
- O/OO- Rings
- GRAPPA – Captain America: Civil War
- Element- Divergent: Allegient
- IDB- In Dubious Battle
- BLLHW- Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk
- Darlings- Michelle Darnell
- SRS2- Survivor’s Remorse
- BIA- Brothers in Atlanta
- 90M- 90 Minutes in Heaven
- SNC- Being Mary Jane
- Wolf- The Accountant
- GOS- Game of Silence
- 1159- Containment
- WHO- Finding Carter
- HCF- Halt and Catch Fire
- TOGS- The Originals
- SDS- The Game
- DM- Devious Maids
- LOC- The Vampire Diaries
- RR2- The Red Road
- TVM- Complications
- Misty- The Nice Guys
- Sic’Em- Powers
Rodney Ho has a LOONNG list of all the productions that are here, have come, or ever will come.
A huge thanks to FanBolt Editor-in-Chief Emma Loggins, Atlanta Movie Tours, @AWood985, Creative Loafing, The Buzz, @ATLWood411, On Location Vacations, Atlanta Magazine, Jennifer Brett and @Peachyscoop for the tips!
If you have any filming location tips and/or celebrity sightings, be sure to tweet us at @FanBolt or me at @TheJasmineAlyce with the hashtag #ATLFilm or #AtlantaFilming and you could end up in the weekly roundup! Also, if there’s anything you’d like to see included that we currently don’t, let us know!
Be sure to check back every Friday and see where some of your favorite TV shows, movies and stars have been spotted in Georgia.
Photo Credit: Universal