Atlanta Weekly Filming Roundup: ‘Ride Along 2,’ ‘Insurgent’ and More

Here’s your Atlanta Weekly Filming Roundup for the week of August 31-September 6th:

Coming Soon

  • Magic Mike 2, aka Magic Mike XXL, will film in Savannah starting in late September
  • Ed Helms’ reboot of Vacation starts filming in Atlanta on Sep. 15.
  • Vh1’s new series Hindsight will reportedly start filming here next month.
  • Captain America 3 is scheduled to start filming in Atlanta in April.

Currently In Production

  • The Walking Dead is set to begin filming on Gordon Rd between Moore Rd and Tabby Linch Rd in Moreland, GA.
  • Insurgent apparently filmed at the High on Monday and then filmed again at the state archives building.
  • Ride Along 2‘s basecamp was spotted at Peachtree Presbyterian and the film was spotted shooting on Fairlie Street. Signs for Ride Along 2 were also seen at 10th and West Peachtree.
  • The Vampire Diaries was seen filming in Decatur.
  • Tyler Perry’s The Haves and the Have-Nots was seen filming in the Buckhead area.

Celebrity Sightings

  • Jay Leno was seen at the High on Wednesday checking out its Dream Cars exhibit.
  • Steven Tyler was spotted at the AMC Phipps Plaza this week.
  • Nashville actor Will Chase opened Sunday’s race at Atlanta Motor Speedway.
  • Both Taylor Swift and Mariah Carey reportedly stayed at the Ritz in Buckhead over the last week.
  • Actress Rosa Salazar was spotted at the Skyhouse on 12th in Atlanta.
  • 5 Seconds of Summer was seen taking pics with fans at the Hartsfield-Jackson Airport.
  • Shailene Woodley had dinner at the Optimist this past week.

A huge thanks to Creative Loafing, The Buzz, @ATLWood411, @ATLMovieTours , The Celeb Crew and @Peachyscoop for the tips!

If you have any filming location tips and/or celebrity sightings, be sure to tweet us at @FanBolt 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:FanBolt/Emma Loggins


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