Phew! That is the operative phrase after “Shameless” needed to cope with a large COVID-19 outbreak scare following tons of false-positive outcomes on set … TMZ has discovered.
Manufacturing sources with direct information of the state of affairs inform TMZ … the set went into full panic mode after latest COVID assessments revealed 18 constructive outcomes. We’re instructed manufacturing feared it had a large outbreak on its arms.
Our sources say there was a lab screw up … and backside line, these 18 constructive outcomes weren’t constructive in any respect. This doesn’t seem like a flaw within the testing methodology … we’re instructed it was a lab error.
It is also unclear if manufacturing shut all the way down to cope with what was initially considered an outbreak … which our sources say went down within the final week. The present not too long ago shot giant scenes with as many as 200 extras.
We’re instructed they’d additionally been capturing on location throughout varied elements of L.A. in addition to on the Warner Bros. lot.
Ready in your permission to load the Instagram Media.
When manufacturing resumed, the present’s govt producer, John Wells, revealed the pandemic can be weaved into the eleventh and ultimate season of the hit Showtime collection.
This COVID outbreak scare … it is actual, except the lab screws up.