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'Jumanji 2' Started Filming This Week Outside of Atlanta

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NEW YORK - July 10, 2018: Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson attends the premiere of "Skyscraper" at AMC Loews Lincoln Square on July 10, 2018, in New York City. (JStone / Shutterstock.com)

Filming for “Jumanji 2” has officially started this week outside of Atlanta, Georgia.

According to 11Alive, filming for “Jumanji 2” starring Kevin Hart and Dwayne Johnson has started in Newnan, Georgia with a snow scene. Crews created a Christmas scene, including snow, for the shoots that began early Monday and Tuesday.

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Fans of the franchise believe this will be a time travel scene in the movie. 11Alive reports the production sign used for “Jumanji 2” is “LOUIE.” In recent news, Danny DeVito and Danny Glover, have also landed roles in the movie based on 1981 by Chris Van Allsburg.

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle is a comedy adventure film directed by Jake Kasdan and written by Chris McKenna, Erik Sommers, Scott Rosenberg, and Jeff Pinkner, based on a story written by McKenna.  Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle is a sequel to the 1995 Jumanji, which is based on the 1981 children’s novel by Chris Van Allsburg. The movie stars Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart, Karen Gillan, Nick Jonas, and Bobby Cannavale. Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle is set twenty-one years after Jumanji and centers around four teenagers who are transported into the video game version of Jumanji and play as their chosen characters. It grossed over $962 million worldwide, becoming the fifth-highest-grossing film of 2017and the 42nd-highest-grossing film of all time.

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