With "VEEP and "Game Change" produced here, I have been writing a lot about Baltimore standing in for Washington.
But Wednesday afternoon, the TV sleight of hand hit a little too close to home when the Calvert Street entrance to the Sun said in big bold letters "The Washington Herald."
Happily, it was not real institutional change -- just a little more TV magic as the crew for the $100 million
had "dressed" the building for scenes to be shot later this week.
The series, which is a remake of a 1990
, Robin Wright and
, one of the executive producers, is directing the first two hours. The first 13 episodes of the series are expected to arrive in early 2013.