Oglethorpe’s unique architecture, open spaces, and traditionalist interior design make it a popular choice for location scouts in Georgia’s booming film and television industry. From feature productions to commercial filming to music videos, Oglethorpe’s campus has scenery and locations appropriate for a variety of situations.
Hearst Hall makes an appearance as a stand-in for Duke University in season two of The Vampire Diaries.
The Cartoon Network maximized the dramatic feel of Lupton Hall at night.
Jack’s Restaurants turned the Academic Quad into a football and dance party for a commercial.
Oglethorpe grad Dina Marto’s 6 Degrees Productions utilized Hermance Stadium for a video shoot.
Belk’s created a tailgate party for a commercial.
A carpet company provoked a sword fight beneath Hermance Stadium.
In Mira Nair’s The Reluctant Fundamentalist, Oglethorpe’s lush campus plays the role of Princeton University.