Baltimore filming locations for 'The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks'

HBO's docudrama "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks," which premiered this weekend, tells the story of the Turner Station woman whose cancerous cells were taken without her consent by Johns Hopkins Medicine in 1951, forever changing medical research. Since the story, based on the Rebecca Skloot book of the same name, is set in Baltimore, it's no surprise that the Oprah Winfrey-starring movie was filmed in the city. Here are some spots you might recognize while watching. 

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Ellen Fishel
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