In a city accustomed to doubling as a movie set and the inconveniences that go with that, the decision to temporarily shut down a coronavirus testing site at Union Station in Los Angeles while a movie is filmed there has rankled some city residents during the latest surge of infections.
The movie, “He’s All That,” which features the TikTok star Addison Rae and is a reboot of the 1999 romantic comedy “She’s All That,” received approval to film inside and outside the station on Tuesday, the city and county’s film office said. About 170 cast and crew members are expected to take part in the movie scenes, the film office said.
A homeless outreach and advocacy group called Ktown for All criticized the decision and shared a copy of an email that it said a resident received on Monday afternoon from the company that operates the testing site. It said