“Person of Interest” Chases Down Stanton [Video]

Posted on: March 23rd, 2011 at 6:28 am by

On an errand yesterday afternoon, we accidentally walked directly into the set of CBS cop drama Person of Interest on Stanton Street.  A modest filming crew was working at the corner of Attorney, busy trying to capture a chase scene down the block.  Most of the other “pedestrians” were actually extras, so we got yelled at a bunch.  Eff them!

Anyway, we shot the following video of the scene, which portrays star Jim Caviezel running after a teen from the nearby Nathan Straus Playground.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pPcUJihalMI

Person of Interest is the brainchild of J.J. Abrams (Lost), and focuses on an ex-CIA agent, presumed dead, who teams up with a reclusive billionaire to prevent crime in New York City.

Recent Stories

emm-bowery-neons-1
EMM Group Accepts $25k SLA Plea Deal; Birnbaum Says ‘The Bowery has Been a Disaster’

EMM Group got off the hook yesterday with a mere slap on the wrist for its transgressions at 199 Bowery. Spare the rod, spoil the child. A Boogie reader was in attendance and submitted the following dispatch. As predicted, the SLA yesterday accepted EMM Group’s guilty plea on all the charges brought against them at 199 […]

Thompson LES is now "60 LES"
SIXTY Hotels Rebrands the Thompson LES on Allen Street

The Thompson LES completely changed its image within the last few months. As we reported, Jason Pomeranc sold his longtime brand but kept ownership over a few hotels, including 190 Allen Street. It’s now part of the SIXTY Hotels umbrella. And with the “SIXTY LES” rebrand, a new target demographic. For this five-year-old lodge, Pomeranc […]

Cafe Katja is pissed, but passively so
Cafe Katja Klepto Returns Stolen Table

That Cafe Katja klepto exposed at the end of March came clean, and returned the stolen table to the popular Austrian eatery. Guess the flyer campaign around Orchard Street – and its coverage in the press – was enough to shame the thief into doing the right thing. A Boogie tipster tells us that the […]

dna-footwear-lafayette
DNA Footwear Opening Outpost at 273 Lafayette Street

Argentinian luxury clothing chain Etiqueta Negra opened its New York City flagship at 273 Lafayette Street in 2008. The boutique boasted a showroom of menswear and rustic store additions like 1932 Alfa Romeo, leather trunks, and polo memorabilia. Five years later, it bit the dust. Now the space is set to become a shoe warehouse. […]

hummus-shop-ludlow
Own a Piece of the Ludlow Residence Eyesore for $220K

Has it really been two years since our last post about the Ludlow Residence dorm at 101 Ludlow? Okay, onward. If you fancy a piece of the beige penitentiary, the opportune moment has arrived. The narrow, 800 square-foot commercial unit near the dorm entrance – currently home to the Hummus Shop – is now on […]

  • jd91

    awesome footage! will you be down near the set tomorrow? Ben Linus, I mean…Michael Emerson is gonna be filming!