Big Film, TV Projects Leave Georgia Over Regressive Voting Law, Some Stay

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Reprinted from Deadline Hollywood by Tom Tapp on April 12, 2021.

Deadline broke the news that Will Smith and Antione Fuqua were pulling production of their Apple movie, Emancipation, out of Georgia. It’s the latest in a string of projects to retreat from the state after its recent passage of a regressive voting law.

To find out who’s staying (for now) and who’s going, click on the [link below] …

Deadline Hollywood 4/12

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