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Spears draws crowd while shooting film

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.