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

June GA-Filmed Release/Premiere Dates

Tag with Jeremy Renner and Hannibal Buress opens in theaters June 15th… The SuperFly remake with Trevor Jackson comes out June 15th… The Yellow Birds, which filmed in Morocco and Atlanta, gets a limited theatrical release on June 15th along with video on demand… Kyrie Irving’s basketball comedy Uncle Drew hits theaters on June 29th…… Continue reading June GA-Filmed Release/Premiere Dates

Den of Thieves

What’s not to like in this competitive pecker-pull shot in and around Atlanta to mimic Los Angeles? (Maybe because once you take a couple of aerial shots above the freeway, city blocks and landfills have that universal ambiance for a bank heist!) The plausible but paltry plotline has an empty cash delivery truck serving as the… Continue reading Den of Thieves

January GA-Filmed Release/Premiere Dates

Maurice Compte and Gerard Butler star in Den Of Thieves

Den of Thieves with Gerard Butler and 50 Cent is supposed to open in theaters on Jan. 19th… Same goes for The Leisure Seeker with Helen Mirren and Donald Sutherland… The country music-centered romantic drama Forever My Girl, which features Travis Tritt in a supporting role, gets a limited release on Jan. 19th. Something called WAGS… Continue reading January GA-Filmed Release/Premiere Dates

Den of Thieves Descends on Atlanta

Long in development – first at New Line, then Relativity before it went bankrupt, and subsequently picked up by STX Entertainment – production on the crime thriller Den of Thieves is finally ramping up in Atlanta. Gerard Butler (pictured), 50 Cent and Dawn Olivieri stars in the story of a barkeep who unwittingly gets involved with… Continue reading Den of Thieves Descends on Atlanta