As regular Daily Mirror readers will recall, Jack Webb built an exact duplicate of the Examiner newsroom for "-30-." For "The Soloist," alias "The Steve Lopez Movie," a film crew has dressed the actual Times newsroom to look like this.
Photograph by the Los Angeles Times
For comparison, here’s what that area of the newsroom (nicknamed "Baja Metro") looks like, in a photo taken a few years ago. And as a plus, columnist Steve Lopez.