A large film crew descended on Agnes Scott College on Thursday as filmmaker Tyler Perry shot scenes for his movie "Single Moms Club."
Perry directed scenes in Presser Hall. Students strolled past wardrobe racks and equipment carts as they made their way to classes.
He's also obtained permits to shoot at the Fidelity Bank building in Decatur on Dec. 16 and 17, said Katie Abel at Decatur City Hall.
Perry filmed scenes last week at the Waffle House in Avondale Estates, a house on Lake Avondale and the Allen Wilson Apartments in Decatur.
The website www.movieweb.com says the movie is about single mothers forced to come together after an incident at their children's school. The movie will star Perry, Nia Long, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Zulay Henao and William Levy
Lionsgate will distribute the movie, which is expected in theaters May 9, 2014.
Previous Patch stories about Tyler Perry.
Tyler Perry filming in Avondale Estates.
House on Lake Avondale becomes a movie set.
Filmmaker shoots scenes in Decatur public housing.