What’s filming in Atlanta now in January 2016? What’s heading to Atlanta? From the All Eyez on Me signs covering the city to when your favorite Atlanta filmed shows are coming back from hiatus, we have all the local filming news!
Most of the filming in Atlanta went on break over the holidays, but a number of projects have already started back up. AEOM signs have been spotted all over town, and we hear that many TV shows shot here will begin production again on Monday. Get all the details in our first filming roundup for 2016 below!
Your Atlanta Filming Roundup for the week of January 4 – 8th is below!
January 2016 Atlanta Filming: Coming Soon
- Tyler Perry’s A Madea Halloween is filming in Atlanta.
- The Baywatch movie will be filming in Savannah this March and April. The film stars Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Zac Efron.
- Miles Teller’s latest project, Thank You for Your Service will film in Atlanta
- Edgar Wright’s new film Baby Driver will film in Atlanta (The film stars Jon Hamm, Jamie Foxx, Kevin Spacey, Lily James, and Ansel Elgort)
- It’s confirmed that the new Spider-Man will film in Atlanta
- Donald Glover’s FX comedy Atlanta was picked up for a full season and will film here in the near future
- Guardians of the Galaxy 2 will film in Atlanta beginning in February 2016 (the exact date is rumored to be Feb 15th)
- Will Packer is developing a TV show for NBC called Buckhead, and that will be filmed, you guessed it, in Buckhead!
- Daniel Radcliffe’s new film Young Americans is heading to Atlanta to film
January 2016 Atlanta Filming Spotted: Currently in Production
- All Eyez on Me (Tupac Biopic) was spotted filming in Douglasville off Fairburn Rd today. Earlier this week signs were spotted on 10th Street pointing on to HWY 75/85, Peachtree Road at Piedmont, East Paces at Piedmont, and on West Peachtree and 13th Street.
- CW’s The Originals and The Vampire Diaries start back next week
Atlanta Casting Calls
- January 14, 2016 (Daytime scene)
- Casting for women, ages 18 to 40, any ethnicity
- Very cute or hot, beautiful, sexy, etc.. to play victims of a vampire
(that takes place during a small Mardi Gras scene)
- New faces or you must not have been featured or one of our reoccurring categories (ie vampires, witches, etc…)
'SLEEPY HOLLOW' CASTING IN ATLANTA UPDATED Seeking International World Leader Types– Hey everyone! We need some more MEN and a few more ladies to be in our International Auction Scene. Specifically seeking people who look like they could be a World Leader! Russian/Chinese/Japanese/Pakistani/Slovakian/Indian, etc. ALL NATIONALITIES WELCOME. When: Friday, January 15th WITH a possible costume fitting in Conyers next week Where: Location is TBD but will most likely be in the Atlanta or Conyers area Rate: $64/8 + $16 fitting bump (if fitting is required) IF INTERESTED: SEND US PHOTOS OF YOURSELF IN ANY OF YOUR COUNTRY’S TRADITIONAL ATTIRE, something you would wear to a fancy Auction with lots of world leaders and wealthy people. EMAIL: [email protected] SUBJECT: Auction In your Email, tell me your: Name Nationality Age Phone Number Current City Height/Weight All Sizes (include jacket, waist, and shoe) 3 CURRENT photos of yourself #atlanta #atl #film #tv #theatre #actingjobs #atlantacasting #castingcall #extras #extrascasting #atlantaextras #setlife #igersatl #weloveatl #atlfilm #filmjobs #featureroles #production #actors #acting #sleepyhollow #sleepyheads #fox
ATL NURSES REALITY SHOW Real Dialysis recipients that want to tell the world their story via an reenactment , or persons taking care of family/and or friends receiving Dialysis for ATLANTA NURSES REALITY SHOW. Real Burn Patients Real cancer survivors And any real stories pertaining to hospital ALSO CASTING: REAL (guides) Hikers, Pilots, Skydivers, that would like to display Talent. email: Information/resume/head-shots/pictures to: [email protected] FILMING IN ATLANTA JANUARY 2016 #atlanta #atl #film #tv #theatre #actingjobs #atlantacasting #castingcall #extras #extrascasting #atlantaextras #setlife #igersatl #weloveatl #atlfilm #filmjobs #featureroles #production #actors #acting
'DEVIOUS MAIDS' CASTING IN ATLANTA Season 4 is juuuuuuuuust about to start filming – and we want YOU there! Take a second and fill out our background talent stat form and then find yourself on set. We’re looking for old friends and new faces – everyone please submit! *Remember! Send us your THREE photos! We need to see you to book you!* https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1Q1OaR60vsl6QUeaXbh1hr4JlgWiHPF1aMJeofpqxnq0/viewform?c=0&w=1 #atlanta #atl #film #tv #theatre #actingjobs #atlantacasting #castingcall #extras #extrascasting #atlantaextras #setlife #igersatl #weloveatl #atlfilm #filmjobs #featureroles #production #actors #acting #deviousmaids
‘YOUR PRETTY FACE IS GOING TO HELL’ CASTING IN ATLANTA TRAINED MALE DANCERS (ALL AGES 20's to 50's) Works Friday 1/8, $118/8 is rate. Casting Heights: 5'8 to 6'0 Male, Any Ethnicity. MUST BE AN EXPERIENCED DANCER! (CAN BE A LITTLE BIT OUT OF SHAPE, AS LONG AS YOU ARE A TRAINED DANCER) If you are interested, please email 3 pictures, your age, height, weight and phone number to [email protected] Please use the subject: MALE DANCER 1/8 PLEASE SHARE WITH ANY OF YOUR FRIENDS THAT ARE EXPERIENCED DANCERS! #atlanta #atl #film #tv #theatre #actingjobs #atlantacasting #castingcall #extras #extrascasting #atlantaextras #setlife #igersatl #weloveatl #atlfilm #filmjobs #featureroles #production #actors #acting #yourprettyfaceisgoingtohell #cartoonnetwork #adultswim
'SLEEPY HOLLOW’ CASTING IN ATLANTA We are having an INTERNATIONAL AUCTION Scene. We need LOTS of people of VARIOUS ETHNICITIES to play World Leaders, Very Wealthy People, Mercenary Types, etc. You will have to come in for a paid Costume Fitting next week in Conyers. All age groups 18-65. Rate: $64/8 + $16 fitting bump When: Next Friday, January 15th Where: We do not have a location yet, but it will most likely be in the Atlanta/Conyers area. NOTE: Please send photos of yourself dressed in what you might wear to such an event. Specially seeking some traditional garments from various countries, saris, kilts, keffiyeh, kimonos, jalabiya, etc… Tuxedos, cocktail dresses, gowns, think James Bond villain types, etc. Email: [email protected] SUBJECT: Auction Tell me your: Name Ethnicity Age Phone Number Current City Height/Weight All Sizes (include jacket, waist, shoe, and (ladies) bust) 3 CURRENT (non-professional) photos of yourself **THEY ARE CASTING THIS NOW, SO ANSWER YOUR PHONES. #atlanta #atl #film #tv #theatre #actingjobs #atlantacasting #castingcall #extras #extrascasting #atlantaextras #setlife #igersatl #weloveatl #atlfilm #filmjobs #featureroles #production #actors #acting
Decoded Atlanta Production Signs
- 1159- Containment
- AEOM – All Eyez on Me (Tupac Biopic)
- AMC- A Meyers Christmas
- BIA- Brothers in Atlanta
- CAMP HERO- Stranger Things
- DM- Devious Maids
- DS1- Detours
- DV3- Shadow
- FALCON- Mother’s Day
- GOS- Game of Silence
- GL- Greenleaf
- HCF- Halt and Catch Fire
- HF- Home Free
- HP- Unknown (If you know, please let us know!)
- HSN- Hot Summer Nights
- IDB- In Dubious Battle
- KIKI- Sully
- LCP- Bastards
- LOC- The Vampire Diaries
- MARY- Gifted
- MS – Middle School: the Worst Years of My Life
- OA- Overanalyzers
- OC- Offer and Compromise
- PLASS- Passengers
- RR2- The Red Road
- SAT- Satisfaction
- SDS- The Game
- SF- The Walking Dead
- SH- Sleepy Hollow
- Sic’Em- Powers
- S&K- Fist Fight
- SN- Sleepless Nights
- SNC- Being Mary Jane
- SRS2- Survivor’s Remorse
- T2P- Neighbors 2
- TM- True Memoirs of an International Assassin
- TOGS- The Originals
- TYB – The Yellow Birds
- WHO- Finding Carter
Miscellaneous Atlanta Filming News
- Four Georgia-lensed films will premiere at Sundance.
- Guardians of the Galaxy 2 is in pre-production at Pinewood Studios in Fayetteville.
- Kurt Russell is in talks to play Chris Pratt’s father in Guardians of the Galaxy 2.
- Jennifer Aniston is back in Atlanta for The Yellow Birds and she’s sporting a new hair style!
- 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 thank you to all the amazing contacts I have that send in tips on what they seeing filming around town! A special thank you to Jennifer M, 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 @EmmaLoggins 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: Jennifer M / Emma Loggins