Atlanta people and places

Katt Williams faces a new lawsuit filed by a restaurant employee

6:36 am Apr. 27, 2018

Katt Williams faces more legal action after a restaurant employee claims the comedian threw a salt shaker at him.

MORE: Katt Williams’ timeline of arrests

On April 27, 2016, Williams entered the restaurant with a group and upon hearing there would be a wait for a table he “became annoyed and irate and without provocation intentionally threw a glass salt shaker” at the employee, a lawsuit filed Thursday in

“Cosby” reruns are gone from Atlanta-based Bounce TV

4:32 pm Apr. 26, 2018

“The Cosby Show” reruns are gone from Atlanta-based Bounce TV following guilty verdicts returned today by a Pennsylvania jury.

MORE: Celebrities react to Bill Cosby guilty verdicts

“Effective immediately, Bounce is removing ‘The Cosby Show’ from our schedule,” the network said in a statement to media outlets including The Hollywood Reporter.

Bounced had yanked them before Cosby’s 2017 trial, amid mounting allegations, but had returned

Behind the scenes on the Atlanta “Avengers” sets

11:50 am Apr. 26, 2018

The countdown is on! Marvel’s latest blockbuster will be in widespread release on Friday.

We saw an early screening and the most surprising part was .. just kidding! No spoilers here.

But, we can take you behind the scenes for a peek at some of the Atlanta filming locations.

A key scene pits Dr. Strange, Iron-Man, Captain America and company against a terrifying foe. Most days the streets where it all went down

How much did “Avengers: Infinity War” spend in Georgia?

2:38 pm Apr. 25, 2018

Marvel’s latest blockbuster, “Avengers: Infinity War” packed an superhero-sized economic punch, state officials say.

The movie, out Friday, and its successor due out in 2019 filmed in Georgia from January 2017 to just recently and generated more than $182 million in local economic activity, the Georgia Department of Economic Development said.

Here’s a look at how those numbers add up:

The production employed more than 3,000 Georgia residents, who earned more than $65 million

Whistleblower sparks investigation into Georgia film tax credits

12:50 pm Apr. 25, 2018

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A published report citing a mountain of documents and inside sources alleges that Warner Bros. improperly claimed Georgia tax credits on equipment, worth more than $600,000, associated with the movie “Sully.” The studio giant says all necessary documentation was submitted and approved by the state two years ago, that they’ve had no subsequent inquiries and look forward to future work in Georgia.

The 2016 film, directed by Clint

Kanye West announces he will be president some day

12:05 pm Apr. 25, 2018

Kanye West plans to run the country one day. Among his immediate agenda items: rechristening the presidential aircraft.

He’ll need to hire some administrative help:

He previously hinted at his political aspirations with a tweet that said simply, “2024,” which is presumably when he plans to move into the Oval Office.

He later cleared things up by putting TMZ Harvey Levin on notice, presumably in response to recent coverage.

“(You’re) hearing from