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About Melissa McCarthy's next Atlanta-filmed movie

Melissa McCarthy, who is making headlines lately with her hilarious portrayal of White House press secretary Sean Spicer, has another Atlanta-filmed movie in the hopper.

"Life of the Party," which filmed on area campuses including Agnes Scott and Clayton State University, is due out in May 2018.

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That time Melissa McCarthy surprised the audience at Atlantic Station

She and husband/director Ben Falcone team up again for the upcoming comedy.

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Melissa and Ben have been in town before for her movies including "The Boss" and "Identity Thief" and his role in "What to Expect When You're Expecting."

Here's a photo of her suited up for a soccer scene in "Life of the Party."

Looks like it's going to be lively!


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