Friday The 13th Sequel Set to Begin Filming

January 28, 2017

Written by Kelli Marchman McNeely

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After a long period of silence, we finally have an update on the highly-anticipated ‘Friday the 13th’ sequel.

The sequel is now casting and is set to begin filming this spring in Conyers, Georgia under the direction of Breck Eisner (The Crazies), from the script penned by Aaron Guzikowski (Prisoners), is reporting.

“The reason that the production in Conyers is interesting is that Platinum Dunes is scheduled for shooting in that town starting in March and lasting through to May. That leads us to believe a good majority of filming should take place in that area.

Another interesting bit of information about Conyers is that it is just under 12 miles away from Covington, Georgia, where Jason Lives: Friday The 13th Part VI was filmed!”


The film has been described as an origin story by Brad Fuller and Andrew Form who are producing for Platinum Dunes. We will keep you updated as the film develops.

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