‘All Rise’ to Return With Virtually Produced-Episode Inspired by Current Events

CBS’ “All Rise” is virtually producing an episode inspired by the ongoing global health crisis, marking the first scripted primetime series to undergo virtual production since the outbreak started.ViacomCBS announced Monday that the Simone Missick-led series’ upcoming special episode will be influenced by social distancing and the outbreak’s impact on the criminal justice system.

The episode will feature Judge Lola Carmichael (Missick) virtually presiding over a bench trial.

The episode will simultaneously examine the characters’ personal lives within the series as they continue their personal and professional lives while staying indoors.More from IndieWireHow Marvel’s Go-To Previs Company Mobilized to Work Around the Global LockdownFujifilm, Camera and Film Giant, Is Leading Japan’s Fight to Cure CoronavirusThe episode will air Monday, May 4.“It’s a unique chance for our “All Rise” family to band together — in our different homes, even cities — to tell a story about resilience,

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