Hollywood South News with Jabari: The New Orleans Film Festival is underway!


Official poster for Logan

Hugh Jackman revealed the poster for the latest installment of the Wolverine movie called Logan.

The director also revealed the official Logan poster with the release date. The Director of the film also gave hardcore fans a teaser by releasing page 2 from the script.

Logan was partially shot on location in New Orleans and releases to theaters March 3rd.


New Orleans Film Festival 

 The  27th annual New Orleans Film Festival kicked off Wednesday night at The Orpheum Theater for the U.S. premiere of “LBJ” starring Woody Harrelson and directed by Rob Reiner.  The movie tells the story of President Lyndon B. Johnson and his rise to the presidency after President John F. Kennedy was assassinated.

After the premiere, Harrelson joined in the second-line parade from The Orpheum Theater to the Palace Cafe, where the opening night party was held.

Harrelson said this was his first second line parade, though he’s no stranger to New Orleans.

He filmed the hit HBO show “True Detective” in Louisiana, and “LBJ” was shot in Hollywood South, too.   Currently, Harrelson and Rob Reiner are working together on another film that’s being shot in New Orleans called “Shock & Awe.”