Atlanta people and places

“Night School” trailer will have you counting the days to September

12:39 pm Apr. 3, 2018

Will Packer’s latest Atlanta-filmed comedy, “Night School,” pairs the hilarious Kevin Hart with Tiffany Haddish, who chewed up every scene she was in during last year’s rollicking “Girls Trip.”

MORE: “Girls Trip” was set in New Orleans but felt lots of love from Atlanta

Yep, that’s Kevin Hart in a chicken suit

Kevin plays Teddy, a successful business guy whose run of good luck comes to a

Trailer for Atlanta-filmed “The House with a Clock in its Walls” is out

5:06 pm Apr. 2, 2018

The film adaptation of creepy children’s tale “The House With a Clock in its Walls,” filmed locally, is due out in September.

The trailer’s out now. Scroll down to view the video.

The movie stars Jack Black and Cate Blanchett along with 12-year-old Paideia School sixth grader Owen Vaccaro in the central role as Lewis.

We last visited with Vaccaro ahead of “Daddy’s Home 2,” a 2017 holiday comedy with Mark Wahlberg, Will

Kim Kardashian posts a photo of her mom with pre-transition Caitlyn Jenner

7:26 am Apr. 2, 2018

Kim Kardashian posted a photo of family matriarch Kris Jenner with her mom’s husband at the time, Bruce Jenner, now known as Caitlyn Jenner.

The photo, posted a couple of days ago without commentary, just “TGIF,” has people talking. Caitlyn Jenner (who hasn’t posted anything since before Kim’s photo went up) was featured in an E! series called “I Am Cait” but it was canceled after two seasons.

“It’s time

Octavia Spencer at RHOA Kandi Burruss’ Atlanta restaurant

12:17 pm Mar. 28, 2018

Octavia Spencer is in Atlanta once again, this time filming “Instant Family” with Mark Wahlberg, Rose Byrne and others.

Oscar-winning Octavia’s past work here includes “Hidden Figures,” which filmed in metro Atlanta and starred Taraji P. Henson, Janelle Monae, Mahershala Ali and Kevin Costner; “Gifted,” with Chris Evans and Mckenna Grace, which filmed on the Georgia coast and the series “Red Band Society,” a teen medical drama that

Playboy quits Facebook over data concerns

6:25 am Mar. 28, 2018

Playboy has ended its presence on Facebook, citing concerns over how users’ data is used.

Chief Creative Officer Cooper Hefner, son of late Playboy founder Hugh Hefner made the announcement via Twitter, where hashtags such as #deleteFacebook or #unfriendFacebook have circulated amid controversy over privacy practices. Scroll down to see his statement explaining the move.

MORE: Facebook apologizes in newspaper ads

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Strong celebrity support for today’s marches demanding gun control

9:39 am Mar. 24, 2018

The nationwide March for Our Lives movement steps off in cities throughout the country today. The young activists organizing the events have strong celebrity backing.

“Time for gun laws to change,” posted Marvel star Chris Evans, appearing as Captain America next in Atlanta-filmed “Avengers: Infinity War” next month.

“We stand in solidarity with the survivors of gun violence and student activists who are calling for action on common sense gun safety