Atlanta Filming May 2016 Roundup: ‘The Walking Dead’, ‘Jacob’s Ladder’ and More!
What filmed in Atlanta this month? What’s headed to Atlanta to film? From local promotional events to all those yellow signs you see around Atlanta. We have our full Atlanta filming May 2016 roundup!
Atlanta Filming May 2016: Coming Soon
- Marvel’s Black Panther will film in Atlanta.
- IFC TV series Brockmire will begin filming in Atlanta soon.
- Zombieland 2 is expected to start filming in Atlanta in August.
- Will the Goosebumps sequel film in Atlanta? Get the details here!
- It’s confirmed that the new Spider-Man will film in Atlanta
- Jermaine Dupree and Queen Latifah’s new Lifetime series The Rap Game will film in Atlanta
- The Walking Dead started production on Monday, May 2nd, on Season 7. The series has been spotted in Newnan, Griffin, and East Point – they’ve not yet returned to Senoia’s Alexandra set.
- Baby Driver was spotted filming early in the month at the Atlanta Civic Center and also at Goodfellas Pizza on May 6th and 7th.
- Jennifer Anniston and Jason Bateman’s new film, Office Christmas Party has been spotted in Hiram.
- National Geographic’s new made for TV-movie Killing Reagan has begun production and has been spotted at Emory’s Briarcliff campus in addition to the sound stages at Screen Gems. Last week the production was also spotted on Forsyth Street.
- Jacob’s Ladder has been spotted near Nelson St Bridge in the Castleberry Hill neighborhood.
- Fast 8 has been spotted near Krog Street Market as well as Jimmy Cartier Blvd in Norcross.
- Liam Neeson’s new film, Felt (The story of Mark Felt, who under the name “Deep Throat” helped journalists Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncover the Watergate scandal in 1974), was spotted near Cobb Galleria and North Druid Hills in addition to the Georgia Archives building.
- The new FX series from Donald Glover, Atlanta, was spotted at Club Rio
- Nicolas Cage’s Vengeance: A Love Story was spotted at the Fulton County courthouse in addition to Alpharetta.
- William H. Macy’s Krystal starring The Flash‘s Grant Gustin has been filming south of the city in McDonough, Jonesboro and Fayetteville.
- Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 has been filming at Pinewood Studios in Fayetteville and has also been spotted at Sullivan Rd in College Park.
Celebrity Sightings in Atlanta
Atlanta Casting Calls
Black Panther has announced its casting director and is seeking people to fill major roles. Auditions must be set up through a talent agency, no email submissions are currently being taken. To set up an audition contact and follow Sarah Finn Casting for more information. #acting #feature #role #film #marvel #blackpanther #sarahfinncasting #casting #castingcall #atlanta #movie
New feature film "Step Sisters" is coming to Atlanta and seeking cast members! They are looking for tons of people to fill featured and extras roles. 👉🏼To submit, please send at least three well-lit, clear, recent photos of yourself along with your name, age, height, weight and current phone number to [email protected] Please, remember to use the correct subject line(s) listed with the role or roles you are applying for in your email. 🌟List of roles available on Oz Magazines Facebook page, or at http://www.auditionsfree.com/2016/feature-film-step-sisters-casting-call-featured-roles-atlanta/ #actress #actor #atlanta #atl #castingcall #atlantacasting #atlantacastingcall #stepsisters #catrettcasting #roselockecasting #movie #film #role #extras #feature #acting
CASTING CALL: Bill O'Reillys best seller turned film, "Killing Reagan" is seeking males and females, 18+, of all ethnicities with open availability. Shoots in and around Metro Atlanta. Rate: $64/8 Dates: Friday, May 27th Tuesday, May 31st Wednesday, June 1st Thursday, June 2nd Friday June 3rd Monday June 6th Tuesday June 7th Wed June 8th Thursday June 9th Friday June 10th YOU DO NOT NEED TO BE AVAILABLE FOR ALL DATES! But, you do need to be available for a fitting tomorrow (5.26) or Friday (5.27). 👉🏼If you are available, then please email [email protected] Include 3 pics(head, body and profile) along with your age, ht, wt, sizes, and all contact info. Example Subject: AVAIL 5.27/ 6.1 / 6.5 /6.8. #actress #actor #castingcall #casting #extra #roselockecasting #killingreagan #billoreilly #natgeo #film #movie #documentary #role #atlanta #atl #atlantacasting
Fast & Furious 8 is looking for extras! Looking for: “Russian Military Types” With Previous Military Experience. – Must be available June 20, June 21, and June 22, 2016 . Please submit 3 photos (Headshot, Full Profile and Side Profile) Please include: – Name – Number – Height – Weight – What type of Military experience if any. Please make sure your pics are clean shaven and of a professional look, as this is how MILITARY TYPES LOOK. (Your subject line on your email should specifically say: RUSSIAN MILITARY) Please submit pictures to: [email protected] or text pictures and info to: 323-479-8642. #role #job #atlantacasting #atlanta #fastandfurious #extras #castingcall #military #actor
**ZOMBIE COSTUME** Seeking males and females ages 18+ able to arrive to set dressed up in a full zombie costume. You should be able to do your own hair and makeup and provide your own costume. To submit, please send us three photos (at least one in full costume, and one not) of yourself along with your name, age, height, weight and current phone number to [email protected] Subject: ZOMBIE Rate: $64/8 Works on Friday, June 3rd #atlanta #zombies #film #castingcall #casting #extras #cattrett
Decoded Atlanta Production Signs
- 1159- Containment
- AEOM – All Eyez on Me (Tupac Biopic)
- AMC- A Meyers Christmas
- ALMIRA- Baby Driver
- BIA- Brothers in Atlanta
- BP – Felt
- CAMP HERO- Stranger Things
- CIPHER – Fast 8
- DM- Devious Maids
- DS1- Detours
- DV3- Shadow
- FALCON- Mother’s Day
- GOS- Game of Silence
- GL- Greenleaf
- HCF- Halt and Catch Fire
- HF- Home Free
- HM- Hail Mary
- HP- Unknown (If you know, please let us know!)
- HSN- Hot Summer Nights
- IDB- In Dubious Battle
- JL – Jacob’s Ladder
- KIKI- Sully
- LCP- Bastards
- LEVEL UP – Guardians of Galaxy Vol. 2
- LIGHTS- When the Street Lights Go On
- LOC- The Vampire Diaries
- MARY- Gifted
- MILES- Baby Driver
- MiniM- Atlanta
- NOTOR – Notorious
- OA- Overanalyzers
- OC- Offer and Compromise
- OCP- Office Christmas Party
- OGBURN – Krystal
- PLASS- Passengers
- RAWHIDE – Killing Reagan
- RECTiFY- Rectify
- Rocko- Hidden Figures
- RR2- The Red Road
- SDS- The Game
- SF- The Walking Dead
- SH- Sleepy Hollow
- Sic’Em- Powers
- S&K- Fist Fight
- SN- Sleepless Nights
- SNC- Being Mary Jane
- SCORPION- Keeping Up With the Jones
- SRS2- Survivor’s Remorse
- TM- True Memoirs of an International Assassin
- TOGS- The Originals
- TYB – The Yellow Birds
- ULDMP – Unknown (If you know, please let us know!)
- VALS- Vengeance: A Love Story
- VAULT – (Still researching – let us know if you know this production!)
- WHO- Finding Carter
Miscellaneous Atlanta Filming News
- Oprah’s Atlanta-filmed Greenleaf has released a trailer.
- A private concert with T.I., Nelly and Snoop Dogg was held in early May in Buckhead.
- The Walking Dead‘s Steven Yeun and Norman Reedus came to the aid of a Peachtree City car crash.
- The Walking Dead cast teamed up for 2016’s Red Nose Day to put together a video that would help raise money for children living in poverty around the world.
- Check out the first trailer for the Georgia-filmed Birth of a Nation!
- Find out who’s hiring in the film industry on the Georgia Help Wanted Hotline page.
- Project Casting and the GA Film & Music site both have great lists of all of the productions that are currently filming or headed here soon.
A huge thank you to all the amazing contacts I have that send in tips on what they seeing filming around town! A special thank you to Henry Hanks, Jennifer M, Matty R, Atlanta Movie Tours and Carrie Burns, Atlanta Filming, 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 @EmmaLoggins 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 month and see where some of your favorite TV shows, movies and stars have been spotted in Georgia!