‘FBI: Most Wanted’ Crew Member Tests Positive For Coronavirus
A crew member on the set of CBS’ crime drama FBI: Most Needed has examined optimistic for coronavirus, Deadline has confirmed. It’s the newest leisure trade case in a pandemic that has now handed 200,000 instances worldwide and killed almost 10,000.
Some solid and crew of the sequence from Dick Wolf Manufacturing and Common TV had direct contact with the unidentified crewmember and had been knowledgeable by human sources in regards to the optimistic check. Director Lexi Alexander, who mentioned she was instructed Wednesday, has been vocal on Twitter that they weren’t knowledgeable rapidly sufficient. Manufacturing had been shut down March 12.
“A Human Useful resource individual simply known as to inform me that somebody on the crew of my final job examined optimistic for Covid 19,” she wrote in a sequence of posts yesterday. “Then she casually instructed me to not fear that I’m most likely not contaminated. I’m livid…and as so many instances on this trade, I don’t know who to show to.”
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Alexander, who mentioned she had not been examined, added extra later:
“Once more…I’m not fearful about me. If each firm downplays this in concern of lawsuits or as a result of they’ve to hold medical bills, we aren’t going to make it. Doesn’t anyone get that? This isn’t about people anymore.
“Right here is one other factor. She instructed me they’re solely calling the 6-10 folks they thought had been in touch with this crew member. Excuse me…do you not understand how a virus works? If I used to be one in all them, because the director, all the crew and solid is now affected.”
[A Human Useful resource individual simply known as to inform me that somebody on the crew of my final job examined optimistic for Covid 19. Then she casually instructed me to not fear that I’m most likely not contaminated. I’m livid…and as so many instances on this trade, I don’t know who to show to.](https://deadline.com/2020/03/coronavirus-tv-shows-production-delayed-1202881997/)— Lexi Alexander (@Lexialex) March 18, 2020
Manufacturing on CBS’ FBI: Most Needed and its flagship FBI had been halted March 12 as most present TV shoots had been shuttered resulting from coronavirus issues. The pair had been a part of a swath of NBCUniversal sequence being shut down together with all of Wolf’s dramas nonetheless in manufacturing — Chicago Hearth, Chicago P.D, Chicago Med and Legislation & Order: SVU, New Amsterdam and Superstore, all from Common TV.
For a listing of TV reveals which were halted throughout broadcast, cable and streaming, click on right here.