Pop star Britney Spears stopped traffic while filming a movie in her home state.
The crew of the film "What Are Friends For" partly blocked off a Baton Rouge intersection while spectators gathered at a nearby service station to get a look at the Kentwood, La., native.
"I have two younger brothers and they're both obsessed with her, but my parents wouldn't let me check them out of school, so I came instead," Molly Andrews said.
State tourism official Phillip Jones was equally thrilled. The filming will likely bring in between $2 million and $5 million to Louisiana, he said.