Pilot for ABC comedy ‘Hail Mary’ filmed in Decatur

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt April 4, 2016

Reader Chris Billingsley alerted us to filming taking place in the Decatur Cemetery over the weekend. He sent in this photo on Friday.

Photo provided by Chris Billingsley

Photo provided by Chris Billingsley

Shirley Baylis,┬áSpecial Events and Community Outreach Coordinator with the city of Decatur, said the crews were filming a pilot episode for an ABC comedy called “Hail Mary.” The filming concluded on Saturday, April 2.

According to TVLine.com, the show stars Casey Wilson as the mayor of a small cash-strapped town who has a troubled home life. To read the full synopsis, click here.

Internet Movie Database gives the following synopsis:

An overworked small-town mayor orchestrates an elaborate miracle hoax in an attempt to save her crumbling town from ruin and goes to extreme lengths to prevent her deception from being exposed.

About Dan Whisenhunt

Dan Whisenhunt is editor and publisher of Decaturish.com. https://www.linkedin.com/in/danwhisenhunt

View all posts by Dan Whisenhunt

Receive the Daily Email DIgest

* = required field