News and Sightings
- James Marsden and the rest of the Anchorman 2 cast have been seen around town this week, from Barcelona (Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig) to Cypress Street Pint and Plate to Two Urban Licks on Tuesday night. (John C Reilly is also supposed to be joining the cast.)
- Creeper Update: Marsden was seen walking down Peachtree Street, so he may be staying thereabouts ...
- Jake Gyllenhaal, here filming Prisoners, is reportedly staying in "a luxurious hotel in Midtown" (via @PeachyScoop).
- On Monday, the artist formerly known as Chris Lova Lova (Ludcaris) was at Elmyr in Little 5 Points.
- Hilarious: an Atlanta Redditor tried to buy tickets at the Fox from Susan Sarandon.
- Another tidbit from Reddit: Anthony Bourdain, who was in Atlanta a few months back filming, spent some time at the Clermont (with friend Alton Brown). He addresses it briefly in his Reddit AMA.
- Want a piece of ATLwood history? The Driving Miss Daisy house is on the market for a cool $1.95 million.
- Good news, "Archer" fans: the Atlanta-based FX animated spy series has been renewed for a fifth season.
- In "Real Housewives of Atlanta" news, former housewife Sheree Whitfield has filed for a restraining order against Atlanta-based blogger (and ATLwood friend) Tamara Tattles, who is one of the only people still keeping her relevant. Don't bite the hand that feeds, Sheree!
- The upcoming TV series "Zombieland" (based on the film, minus the original cast) was filming in Inman Park as of Monday.
- According to @olv, the BET series "Being Mary Jane" filmed around North Highland and Ponce on Saturday before moving to Moores Mill Shopping Center Tuesday.
- Susan Sarandon was spotted filming scenes for The Last of Robin Hood, co-starring Kevin Kline and Dakota Fanning, Friday night in the Highlands. Yes, while it was raining and dark!
- Prisoners, starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Hugh Jackman, was filming at Mountain Industrial and Royal Atlanta Road in Tucker on Wednesday.
- "The Vampire Diaries" spent the week filming again in their studio in Decatur.
- "Devious Maids" is filming on Mount Paran Road this week.
- FYI: "The Walking Dead" will begin its fourth season production May 6.
Casting / Crew Calls
- A Friggin' Christmas Miracle starring Robin Williams is accepting all crew resumes. Send to email@example.com.
- CL Casting is seeking extras for "TLC" biopic "Crazy Sexy Cool." Filming begins March 5 in Atlanta. Go to their Facebook page for info.
- Remember too you can always find the latest casting info at the Georgia Help Wanted Hotline!
Have any tips? Sightings? Encounters? Pictures? Filming news? We need 'em! Drop me a line: ATLwood@cln.com or send me a tweet @keeneTV (don't forget to use the hashtag #ATLwood)!
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