Apple series 'Truth be Told' filming shut down amidst protests
Filming for the second season of Apple TV crime drama "Truth Be Told" was suspended after local protesters showed up to object to the use of a Los Angeles park.
The protestors had shown up to protest the use of South L.A.'s historic Leimert Plaza Park, which had previously been off-limits to L.A.'s homeless population during the coronavirus pandemic.
Ten "Truth Be Told" crew members were on location when the protests began. The shoot was forced to end at 3 PM when the situation escalated.
Los Angeles film office, FilmLA, confirmed the events. "It's my understanding that the production company struck its set for the evening sometime around 5 PM," an organization spokesperson told Deadlne.
It currently seems unlikely that "Truth Be Told" will return to the park. Other locations are reportedly being scouted.
"Truth Be Told" was renewed for a second season in March of 2020 and added Kate Hudson to the cast in October.