Atlanta people and places

Migos rep blasts report they refused to perform with drag queens on SNL

12:13 pm May. 23, 2017

A spokesman for Atlanta rap group Migos says an anonymously sourced post claiming the guys refused to take the stage with drag queens when they teamed up with Katy Perry on “Saturday Night Live” is “completely false and fabricated.”

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The story, initially posted by World of Wonder, has been deleted but not before sparking interest among numerous other media outlets.

NME posted

Pucker up! A movie filming in Atlanta needs kissing couples

8:39 am May. 23, 2017

Teen romance-comedy “The Pact,” directed by Kay Cannon of “Pitch Perfect” renown, is filming in Atlanta and needs some extras ready to smooch.

The movie, starring Leslie Mann, John Cena and local Clark Gable look-alike Chad Sanborn, is about dads determined to shepherd their daughters through Prom Night with their virtues intact.

The folks casting extras need real couples in the mood to make out. They’re looking for people age 18 to

WATCH: Shaq and Charles Barkley flame each other in hilarious video clip

12:31 pm May. 22, 2017

Only true friends can come at each other like this.

Shaquille O’Neal posted a video clip of him and his crew cracking each other up over Charles Barkley’s physique.

“You’re built like an Easy Bake Oven!” one member of Team Shaq says.

“Chuck’s body is built like a Mrs. Doubtfire body suit,” Shaq himself says.

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Sir Charles

A project filming in metro Atlanta needs white guys to play KKK members

9:46 am May. 22, 2017

A filming project set to roll in metro Atlanta needs white guys to portray KKK members.

The film is called “Best of Enemies,” with “Empire” star Taraji P. Henson, who portrayed brilliant NASA mathematician in Atlanta-filmed and Oscar-nominated “Hidden Figures.”

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“Enemies” explores “North Carolina’s decision to integrate black and white schools,” according to detailed casting info just

“A Bad Moms Christmas” will film in Buckhead this week

7:25 am May. 22, 2017

“A Bad Moms Christmas,” the sequel to “Bad Moms,” will film in Buckhead this week and traffic may be affected somewhat.

“Returning as the stars of ‘Bad Moms Christmas’ are the triple threat cast of Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, and Kathryn Hahn as Amy, Kiki and Carla,” STXfilms said in a press release emailed to the AJC when the movie started production “This time around, the bad moms receive a

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Tom Hanks in 2020!

9:34 am May. 21, 2017

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson is ready to run the country.

“A lot of people have been telling me lately that I should run for president of the United States,” he said during the opening of “Saturday Night Live” on Saturday. “It’s very flattering but tonight I want to put this to rest and just say once and for all .. I am in! Starting tonight I am running for