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Atlanta Filming August 2016 Roundup: ‘Fast 8’, ‘MacGyver’ and More!

Atlanta Filming August 2016 Roundup: ‘Fast 8’, ‘MacGyver’ and More!


What’s filming in Atlanta this month? What’s headed to Atlanta to film? From local promotional events to all those yellow signs you see around Atlanta. We have our full Atlanta filming August 2016 roundup!

Atlanta Filming August 2016: Coming Soon

Atlanta Filming Spotted: Currently in Production

  • The Leisure Seekers was spotted filming at the Veranda Estates Apartments in Dunwoody on July 25.
  • MacGyver signs have been spotted all across Midtown. Sunday there were spotted over near Emory, and last Friday they were spotted off Ponce de Leon Ave.
  • Fast 8 was spotted filming near of Lakewood Avenue as well as in Downtown.

  • OZARK is filming in Canton

Celebrity Sightings in Atlanta

Filming in Atlanta ???? #spidermanhomecoming

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Atlanta Casting Calls

Decoded Atlanta Production Signs

  • AMC- A Meyers Christmas
  • BIA- Brothers in Atlanta
  • BRO- Brockmire
  • C- Spider-Man: Homecoming
  • CAMP HERO- Stranger Things
  • DM- Devious Maids
  • DS1- Detours
  • DV3- Shadow
  • EYE- MacGyver
  • 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
  • MILES – Baby Driver
  • NOTOR – Notorious
  • OA- Overanalyzers
  • OC- Offer and Compromise
  • PLASS- Passengers
  • RR2- The Red Road
  • 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
  • TLS- The Leisure Seeker
  • TM- True Memoirs of an International Assassin
  • TOGS- The Originals
  • TYB – The Yellow Birds
  • ULDMP – Unknown (If you know, please let us know!)
  • WHO- Finding Carter

Miscellaneous Atlanta Filming News

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, Matty R, 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 monthly 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 month and see where some of your favorite TV shows, movies and stars have been spotted in Georgia!

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Emma Loggins Emma Loggins is the Editor in Chief of FanBolt. As an internationally recognized "Geek Girl", Emma updates daily on the latest entertainment news, her opinions on current happenings in the media, screening/filming opportunities, inside scoops and more.  She’s been writing on the world of geekdom and pop culture since 2002 and is also considered to be one of the top Atlanta bloggers and influencers!


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