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.

Coming Soon

  • 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
  • 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.

Currently In Production

  • 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

Celebrity Sightings

  • Mo’Nique is in town filming A Meyers Christmas and has been having a ball with her castmembers

On the set of A Meyers Christmas. Baby Aunt Mae ain’t no joke. Having a ball.

A photo posted by Mo’nique (@therealmoworldwide) on

With a living legend Mr. Danny Glover on the set of A Meyers Christmas. A photo posted by Mo’nique (@therealmoworldwide) on

Look at me and my sister. @gabunion Baby we making magic. A Meyers Christmas 2016

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

Casting Calls

  • Game of Silence has some large extra roles they’re trying to fill

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  • Containment needs a whole slew of extras

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  • The Vampire Diaries is looking for an Asian male that can work Monday

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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
  • PLASS-Passengers
  • 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
  • SAT-Satisfaction
  • 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.

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.

Photo Credit: FOX


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