Tom Hanks, Owen Wilson spotted in Atlanta

Tom Hanks and Owen Wilson are each in Atlanta working on movie projects these days, and have already been spotted around town enjoying a little downtime.

Tom Hanks in a scene from "Bridge of Spies," which comes out Friday, is at work on a new movie in Atlanta. Photo: DreamWorks Pictures

Hanks, who stars as heroic airline pilot Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger in the Clint Eastwood-directed "Sully," stopped by DBA barbecue on Sunday for some brisket, pork, slaw, grilled Texas cream corn and a pecan tart. 

Wilson is here starring in a new comedy with Atlanta native Ed Helms. They play two guys searching for their long-lost father in “Bastards,” now underway in Atlanta. The cast includes J.K. Simmons,Ving Rhames, Katt Williams,  Glenn Close and Terry Bradshaw.

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Wilson spent time on the Patio at Living Room at the W Atlanta – Midtown on Saturday with his older brother, Andrew Wilson. The guys enjoyed enjoyed cocktails while watching college football on the patio’s new flat screen TVs.

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Jennifer Brett
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