The film's successor, also filmed here, is due out next year. The two projects combined to generate more than $182 million in local economic activity,
the Georgia Department of Economic Development said
. During their time filming here, several of the stars teamed up for a live reading of "Our Town" at the Fox Theatre, a benefit that raised $500,000 for the Hurricane Maria Community Relief & Recovery Fund at the Center for Popular Democracy.
“I knew I could count on you, Atlanta,”