Atlanta Weekly Filming Roundup: ‘Dirty Grandpa,’ ‘The Accountant’ and More

Here’s your Atlanta Weekly Filming Roundup covering the week of January 18th-23rd!

Coming Soon

  • Halt and Catch Fire is scheduled to begin filming its second season in April.
  • Captain America: Civil War is scheduled to start shooting  in Atlanta in April.
  • Melissa McCarthy’s new comedy Michelle Darnell will film in Georgia and is currently hiring crew members! (Judging by the description the movie sounds a lot like a hilarious take on Martha Stewart’s legal troubles)
  • Ring 3 is supposed to film in the state

Currently in Production

  • Zac Efron and Robert De Niro’s Dirty Grandpa was spotted filming all around town this week! They did some shooting in Marietta, signs were spotted around Ponce de Leon and they were spotted filming at the Havana Club in Buckhead!

  • Ben Affleck’s The Accountant was seen filming in Downtown Atlanta near the Capitol for the first half of the week. They also filmed at 225 Mitchell St.
  • Paul Rudd and Selena Gomez began filming their new project, The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving, this week and were seen filming at North Decatur Presbyterian Church.

Celebrity Sightings!

  • Selena Gomez was spotted eating at STK and according to a source  “Gomez was spotted sipping a double Jameson on the rocks as they noshed on Executive Chef Mark Alba’s seared diver scallops entree special along with lobster mac and cheese, creamed spinach and sweet corn pudding sides.”
  • NY  Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz was seen at Whiskey Blue.

Decoded Production Signs

  • DG- Dirty Grandpa
  • JC-Finding Carter
  • LOC-The Vampire Diaries
  • Bonanza- The Originals
  • RR2-The Red Road
  • TVM-Complications
  • Misty- The Nice Guys
  • Cornet-Bolden!
  • Stretch 29-Vacation
  • Sic’Em- Powers
  • 20/20- Hindsight
  • SL- Single Ladies
  • FTP-Resurrection

A huge thanks to Atlanta Magazine, Creative LoafingThe Buzz@ATLWood411, @ATLMovieTours , On Location Vacations, Jennifer Brett and the AJC 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 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.

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