First Wives, First Ladies in Line for Atlanta

First Ladies, an hour-long anthology drama series for Showtime, will film its inaugural season in Atlanta from February through August. Not to be confused with the somewhat similar six-part CNN original series also titled First Ladies (which premiered in October), the Showtime program will dramatize the personal and public lives of various iconic U.S. First… Continue reading First Wives, First Ladies in Line for Atlanta

50 Cent’s BMF Drama Series to Shoot in Atlanta

Rapper 50 Cent (pictured) is executive producing, alongside writer Randy Huggins and others, the drama series Black Mafia Family for premium cable network Starz. Based on the cocaine trafficking crime organization of the same name led by brothers Demetrius “Big Meech” Flenory and Terry “Southwest T” Flenory, it will primarily film in Atlanta, the distribution… Continue reading 50 Cent’s BMF Drama Series to Shoot in Atlanta

December Georgia-Filmed Release/Premiere Dates

Filmed in Atlanta by Swirl Films, the TV One original holiday movie Christmas Dilemma will air Dec. 6th at 7 p.m. ET… The movie Safety, based on the true story of former Clemson University safety Ray McElrathbey, will stream on Disney+ beginning Dec. 11th… Filmed in Augusta, the faith-based drama The Reason, starring Louis Gossett… Continue reading December Georgia-Filmed Release/Premiere Dates

December Georgia Film/TV Quick Cuts

Work on season ten of Tyler Perry’s House of Payne and the second seasons of Assisted Living and Young Dylan has been recently completed or is underway. Perry is also shooting a new series for BET+ called All the Queen’s Men… While much of the forthcoming NBC series Young Rock, based on the life of… Continue reading December Georgia Film/TV Quick Cuts

American Siege Brings Bruce Willis Back to South Georgia

Bruce Willis has been back in tiny Fitzgerald, the south Georgia town in which he filmed the sci-fi movie Breach (originally titled Anti-Life) in the fall of 2019. The new feature film production, American Siege, stars Willis as a former NYPD detective who becomes the sheriff of a small Oregon town, where he engages a… Continue reading American Siege Brings Bruce Willis Back to South Georgia

Marvel’s Hawkeye Ready to Shoot in Atlanta

With filming on Ms. Marvel now well underway in Atlanta, the next Marvel Disney+ limited series to commence its production here is Hawkeye. The saga will star Jeremy Renner as the expert archer Clint Barton, reprising the role from the Avengers films in a story arc about him mentoring a young woman named Kate Bishop,… Continue reading Marvel’s Hawkeye Ready to Shoot in Atlanta

November Georgia-Filmed Release/Premiere Dates

Slasher comedy Freaky with Vince Vaughn and Kathryn Newton (which shot in metro Atlanta as Freaky Friday the 13th) makes it to theaters Nov. 13… ’Tis the season for heartwarming Christmas flicks. Charlie’s Christmas Wish, which if memory serves involves a dog, will be available on VOD and DVD Nov. 10. Filmed in Canton, the… Continue reading November Georgia-Filmed Release/Premiere Dates

November Georgia Film/TV Quick Cuts

Jamie Foxx will once again play Electro in the third Tom Holland Spider-Man film that begins production in metro Atlanta this month, but he apparently won’t look the same as he did in 2014’s The Amazing Spider-Man 2, which starred Andrew Garfield as the teenaged webslinger… Postponed from summer, the slavery fantasy film Alice, starring… Continue reading November Georgia Film/TV Quick Cuts

They Cloned Tyrone Hones In On Atlanta

Work will get underway toward late November in metro Atlanta on They Cloned Tyrone, a sci-fi/mystery feature film starring John Boyega (Star Wars eps. VII-IX, pictured), Jamie Foxx and Teyonah Parris (WandaVision, Mad Men). Juel Taylor (writer of Creed II) is making his feature film directorial debut with this pulpy Netflix production about three unlikely… Continue reading They Cloned Tyrone Hones In On Atlanta

Lifetime’s Girl in the Basement Locks Into Atlanta

Part of Lifetime’s “Ripped from the Headlines” movie series inspired by actual events, the TV film Girl in the Basement is now in production in Hiram. Stefanie Scott (Insidious: The Last Key, pictured), Judd Nelson (yep, The Breakfast Club) and Joely Fisher (Last Man Standing) star in the horrific account of a teenaged girl locked… Continue reading Lifetime’s Girl in the Basement Locks Into Atlanta