Atlanta Weekly Filming Roundup: ‘Sleepy Hollow’, ‘Bastards’ and More!
Here’s your Atlanta Weekly Filming Roundup covering the week of November 15th-November 21st, including updates on Sleepy Hollow, Bastards and more.
- Jermaine Dupree and Queen Latifah’s new Lifetime series The Rap Game will film in Atlanta
- A Tupac biopic, All Eyez On Me, is set to shoot in the state soon and are looking for crew members
- Rumors are circling that we might land Jurassic World 2
- Donald Glover’s FX comedy Atlanta was picked up for a full season and will film here in the near future
- Lee Daniels’ new series Star will shoot in Atlanta beginning in December and is looking for it’s (yup) stars!
- More Marvel is (maybe) headed our way! Thor: Ragnarock was scheduled to shoot in the city at Pinewood Studios in 2016, but it’s also been confirmed that it will film in Australia (no word on what that means for Atlanta)
- Guardians of the Galaxy 2 will film in Atlanta beginning in Feb 2016 (the exact date is allegedly Feb 15th) and casting calls have begun (see below)!
- Will Packer is developing a TV show for NBC called Buckhead, that will be filmed, you guessed it, in Buckhead.
- Daniel Radcliffe’s new film Young Americans is heading here to film
Currently In Production
- The Walking Dead was seen filming at Old Griffin Rd in Hampton, GA (and the residents of Senioa, where Alexandria is located, feel like the show’s filming out there is losing its charm)
- Gifted has been filming around Emory University main campus and shot at the St. Regis. Base camp was spotted on West Paces Ferry across from Whole Foods
- Owen Wilson’s upcoming film Bastards West Paces Ferry Rd, Vinings and shot a Bar-mitzvah scene at a Buckhead synagogue
- Sleepy Hollow was seen filming old Rex Mill in Rex Georgia
- Mo’Nique is in town filming A Meyers Christmas and has been having a ball with her castmembers
With a living legend Mr. Danny Glover on the set of A Meyers Christmas. A photo posted by Mo’nique (@therealmoworldwide) on
- The Vampire Diaries star Candice King chowed down at last weekends Chomp n Stomp festival
9 Chilis is all this preggo can do #TumsTime #totallyworthit #chilichompandstomp2015 A photo posted by Candice King (@craccola) on
- Game of Silence has some large extra roles they’re trying to fill
- Containment needs a whole slew of extras
- The Vampire Diaries is looking for an Asian male that can work Monday
Decoded Production Signs
- GL- Greenleaf
- AMC- A Meyers Christmas
- MARY- Gifted
- TM- True Memoirs of an International Assassin
- CAMP HERO- Stranger Things
- OA- Overanalyzers
- DV3- Shadow
- S&K- Fist Fight
- LCP- Bastards
- KIKI- Sully
- HSN-Hot Summer Nights
- T2P- Neighbors 2
- FALCON- Mother’s Day
- DS1- Detours
- SF-The Walking Dead
- SH-Sleepy Hollow
- OC-Offer and Compromise
- HF-Home Free
- SN- Sleepless Nights
- IDB- In Dubious Battle
- SRS2- Survivor’s Remorse
- BIA- Brothers in Atlanta
- SNC- Being Mary Jane
- 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
- Sic’Em- Powers
Miscellaneous (But Still Interesting) Stuff
- Atlanta-filmed The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 is in theaters today. Check out our review and interview with cast member Wes Chatham.
- FanBolt had the chance to visit The Originals and The Vampire Diaries‘ sets in Conyers, GA last week. Check out some of our cast interviews by clicking on the show names.
- Jeffrey Dean Morgan has landed the role of The Walking Dead‘s most infamous villain
- If you’re interested in getting a foot into the film industry door, there’s a new film industry training program that could be of interest to you
- 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 thanks to FanBolt Editor-in-Chief Emma Loggins, 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 @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.
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