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!

Coming Soon

  • 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
  • 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!

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.

  • 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
    • 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:



Celebrity Sightings

  • 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)
    •   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




    • New Sleepy Hollow castmember Lance Gross was spotted at Atlantic Station




Hotlanta = dresses only. ???? A photo posted by Shay Mitchell (@shaym) on

Casting Calls

Neighbors 2

  • The Originals is looking for extras to have some fun during a festival scene
  • The CW’s new series Containment is looking for extras

Containment Casting

  • The Vampire Diaries is looking for extras who are able to film next week
    TVD casting

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
      • WTM-Mena
      • 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
      • SAT-Satisfaction
      • 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


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