Atlanta people and places

“Stranger Things” to stranger “Bachelorette:” Show biz types tweet about International Women’s Day

1:12 pm Mar. 8, 2018

Thursday is International Women’s Day, an annual event that recognizes women’s achievements and challenges around the world.

And even out of this world, as this tweet from the women of “Dr. Who” makes clear:

In fact, show biz’s fingerprints are all over Twitter this International Women’s Day.

Some of the tweets celebrate a group of accomplished women en masse:

And some just show them celebrating en mess:

There are many fitting reminders of how

Usher and his wife have split up, Us Weekly reports

5:24 pm Mar. 6, 2018

After more than two years of marriage, Atlanta’s own Usher and his wife have separated, according to an exclusive Us Weekly report.

The 39-year-old music superstar and spouse Grace Miguel issued a joint statement Tuesday to Us.

“After much thought and consideration we have mutually decided to separate as a couple,” Usher and Miguel said in the statement. “We remain deeply connected, loving friends who will continue supporting each other through

Here’s the trailer for Atlanta-filmed “Spider-Man: Homecoming”

5:53 am Dec. 9, 2016

Marvel’s latest Atlanta-filmed project stars Tom Holland in the title role. “Spider-Man: Homecoming” was headquartered at Pinewood Studios like “Guardians of the Galaxy 2” before it.

Spidey filmed at locations including a downtown street right around the corner from where a key “Captain America: Civil War” scene filmed and at Grady High School.

The movie is due out July 7 and the first trailer has just been released. Can you spot Atlanta?


Movie nights return to Piedmont Park next week

4:25 pm Aug. 12, 2016

In this file photo, a crowd watches “Dreamgirls” at Piedmont Park in 2010. Hyosub Shin/AJC

Think of it as Movies with Thousands of Your Closest Friends: The Sequel.

One of Piedmont Park’s most popular hits, the annual