UPDATE | Allison Eastwood talks filming in Augusta area
Monday, July 16, 2018
AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) – Monday was the first day back at filming in Harrisburg for ‘The Mule” movie crews. They’re set up again at Fenwick and Metcalf Streets.
It’s another chance to catch the director and star of the film, legendary Clint Eastwood, but you could also see another familiar face – his daughter, Allison Eastwood.
News 12 caught up with Allison Sunday night. She says they’ve loved filming in Augusta.
"I know my dad has really enjoyed being here and like I said it's been very welcoming. We've had a great experience in Augusta and I hope more people will come and film here," Allison Eastwood gave a glowing review of the Garden City.
Allison says they’ll be out filming again on Tuesday in Harrisburg, then they’ll pack up and leave town Wednesday.
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- Filming for the Clint Eastwood film "The Mule" continues in Harrisburg, weeks after initial filming wrapped up.
All their trucks and equipment will mean closures on Fenwick and Metcalf streets.
You won't be able to park in certain areas, but people who live there were notified ahead of time.
News 12 went out there a few hours ago and no crews were out there then.
AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) -- The new Clint Eastwood film, "The Mule", is shooting several scenes in the Augusta and Harrisburg area. We have a timeline of some of the things happening throughout filming week.
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We're getting word from a local deputy that Bradley Cooper is definitely in the Garden City to film. Check back with News 12 to get the updates as soon as we do!
A viewer sent us this awesome picture of Eastwood shooting a scene near her home! She says she had chairs outside to watch!
Another Clint eastwood sighting while he's on-scene in an Augusta neighborhood!
Alexa Lightle is back out on the streets looking for the stars and fans, as day four of filming gets underway!
MISSION ACCOMPLISHED! Alexa has spotted legendary actor and director, Clint Eastwood! He was entering the Augusta Museum just after 1:00 p.m. Wednesday.
Next on our list... Bradley Cooper!
Day three of filming is underway in downtown Augusta! News 12's Alexa Lightle is on the hunt for the stars.
News 12 Ciara Cummings was back at it for day 2 of filming! She had us cracking up in the newsroom after posting this tweet!
Day two featured a makeover for an Augusta bank, where a bank robbery scene is set to be filmed at some point in the week.
Day one of filming was happening in a few places across the Garden City, including Shaw's Sunshine Garden. In this picture you see a seperate location where crews are set up for makeup and wardrobe.
These antique cars are being used for the filming of the movie. News 12 Chief Photographer Andrew Everett snapped these pics on set. We're told Clint Eastwood's character will be driving the pickup in the film.
Ciara Cummings covered day one of filming, and she gave us a great update at the end of the day.
News 12's own Monique Williams ran into Mr. Eastwood while grabbing dinner between events the weekend before filming started. Monique tells us he was a gentleman, and very gracious!