OITNB Actors in Atlanta

Last week it was announced that Spider-Man: Homecoming was officially back in Atlanta for reshoots before its July 7th release date. Our AMT Insiders are familiar with this version of Spider-Man because of its many days of shooting in the city and because of the use of locations near Miller's Rexall Drugs in south downtown Atlanta which is featured in our Best of Atlanta Tour.  But as more and more shoots begin in Atlanta, our Insiders started to notice a pattern: There have been several cast members from the Netflix series Orange Is The New Black in Atlanta for…continue reading →
Rise Up for the Falcons and The Walking Dead

Rise Up for the Falcons and The Walking Dead

The last time the Atlanta Falcons won the play-offs and went to the Superbowl, it was January of 1999, and filming in Atlanta was slow. Scream had been filmed here in 1997, Black Dog starring Patrick Swayze and Meat Loaf in 1998, but in 1999, TV movies and the show Good Eats made up the majority of filming in Atlanta.  Now as the Falcons gear up for their second Superbowl, the filming industry is booming in and around the city of Atlanta. The Founder (starring Michael Keaton and Nick Offerman among others), Rings (starring Vincent D'Onofrio, Johnny Galecki, and many others), and Table…continue reading →

Walking Dead Filming

While it’s widely known that The Walking Dead films in and around Atlanta, one thing that people may not know is how close downtown Senoia (the town that doubled as Woodbury) and the Alexandria Safe Zone set really are and how close filming will be when they resume today (May 4th) to film Season 6. As I watched the final episodes of this season, I found it hard to wrap my mind around the fact that I have stood outside the walls that Rick and his people want to live behind, but when…continue reading →

Meet Executive Producer of The Walking Dead, Gale Anne Hurd!

The Woodbury Shoppe, home to all things The Walking Dead, is hosting some seriously great meet and greets this year that any Walking Dead fan will love! Last month Laurie Holden, best known for portraying Andrea on The Walking Dead, met with a sold out crowd of zombie enthusiasts in the shop. The next two TWD stars on the schedule are Executive Producer, Gale Anne Hurd, and Hershel himself, Mr. Scott Wilson. Wilson's meet and greet package already sold out but you still have the opportunity to meet Gale Anne TOMORROW, Saturday, May 2nd! Well, you have…continue reading →

The 2nd Annual Georgia Entertainment Gala!

A red-carpeted, “Roaring Twenties” themed event with celebrity attendees must be referring to an exclusive Hollywood soiree, right? Nope! We’re talking about The 2nd Annual Georgia Entertainment Gala that is taking place right here in Atlanta. This Saturday, January 11th, The Georgia World Congress Center will host the 2nd Annual Georgia Entertainment Gala. This event celebrates the immense talent that Georgia has to offer when it comes to the entertainment industry. This black tie evening includes an awards ceremony to honor Georgia’s film, television, and music industry professionals. Co-hosting the awards ceremony will…continue reading →

Star Sightings – Experience Them Yourself!

Written by Lauren S. It’s been a great month for celebrity sightings in Atlanta! Several movies are currently filming in the Atlanta area, making our city a film lover's paradise. Jon Hamm and John Stamos were spotted at the W Hotel in midtown. They met up with a group of friends in the “Living Room” bar area. Jon is visiting Atlanta to film the movie “Million Dollar Arm", in which he plays a sports agent recruiting for Major League Baseball. John is here filming his recurring role on “Necessary Roughness.” He plays Connor…continue reading →