Author Page For: Susan Gittins

Longtime mainstream media (MSM) journalist and author Susan Gittins began writing about and photographing Vancouver’s many film and TV location shoots in the summer of 2010 after the Winter Olympics put the city and its beauty on the world stage. Movies and TV series often showcase the Vancouver area in similar fashion. Vancouver is Awesome commissioned her YVRShoots series in the fall of 2010 and it ran regularly for three years. She launched her own daily YVRShoots blog in the spring of 2012.
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SEASON 4: There’s A New Lex Luthor in Town. Jon Cryer About to Suit Up on SUPERGIRL

Supergirl Season 4. There’s a new Lex Luthor in town. Jon Cryer’s Lex Luthor is smarter then everyone else — natch. But his Lex has a “sparkle in his eye” and is “just a large delicious villain”, Supergirl co-showrunner Jessica Queller tells EW. Two and a Half Men’s Cryer is Lena Luthor’s nefarious brother Lex. [...]

MILESTONE: ARROW’s 150th Episode Is Team Arrow Documentary Narrated By Kelsey Grammar

Arrow 150th. Arrow Meets The Office. Arrow star Stephen Amell all but told us 6 weeks ago. Episode 150 of Arrow, currently filming: — Stephen Amell (@StephenAmell) November 29, 2018 Arrow’s 150th episode is shot as a documentary called “The Hood and the Rise of the Vigilantes” narrated by Kelsey Grammar of Frasier. Synopsis: [...]

START: TITANS Season 2 With Brenton Thwaites Expected to Start Filming March 20th in Toronto

Titans Season 2.   Titans season 2 (working title Freebirds) from the DC Channel is expected to film in Toronto this Spring and Summer. Toronto filming dates: March 20th – September 6th. Titans follows a group of young soon-to-be superheroes recruited from every corner of the DC Universe. In the action-adventure series, Dick Grayson (Brenton [...]

TV PILOTS: BATWOMAN Pilot With Ruby Rose Expected To Film in Vancouver This March

Batwoman Pilot. Vancouver as Gotham City? It looks like The CW’s Batwoman pilot will film in Vancouver this March. Maybe with Chicago’s gothic towers mixed in? After all, that’s where we first met Gotham’s lesbian hero in the Elseworlds Crossover. Batwoman on Chicago’s Art Deco Carbide & Carbon Building (now St. Jane Chicago Hotel) as Wayne Enterprises. [...]

SEASON 7: ARROW With Stephen Amell Returns Monday With Olicity Tracking His Half-Sister Green Arrow

 Arrow Season 7. Some husbands bring their wives home flowers. Mine brings me blood from a crime scene. — Felicity. Will Oliver (Stephen Amell) and Felicity (Emily Bett Rickards) find out that Emiko Queen (Sea Shimooka) — a half-sister Oliver doesn’t know he has– is the new Green Arrow? Oliver and Felicity track down a lead [...]

SEASON 5: Big Bad Cicada Hurts Nora on Next Week’s THE FLASH – Seeing Red

The Flash Season 5. Why can’t I move my legs? — Nora. Cicada hurts Nora badly in The Flash’s Seeing Red next Tuesday. During a battle with Cicada (Chris Klein), Nora (Jessica Parker Kennedy) is severely injured. Due to Cicada’s dampening powers, Nora’s speed healing isn’t working, leaving Barry (Grant Gustin) and Iris (Candice Patton) [...]

SEASON 4: Danvers Sisters on Nia’s Family Farm in SUPERGIRL 4×11 Blood Memory

Supergirl Season 4. Kate Burton. What’s going on in Nia’s hometown? We’ll find out on Supergirl 4×11 Blood Memory. Kara (Melissa Benoist) joins Nia (Nicole Maines) on a trip to Nia’s hometown to visit her family during the town’s annual Harvest Festival. While home, Nia’s mother (guest star Kate Burton) encourages her daughter to embrace [...]

SEASON 14: Sheriff Donna (Briana Buckmaster) Returns to SUPERNATURAL on January 24th Episode

Supernatural Season 14 Sheriff Donna’s back. And look who she’s roughing up. P.S. Is Michael gone again? The synopsis for Supernatural’s Damaged Goods says Dean spends bonding time with Mary and Donna. Not Michael-Dean or Dean-Michael. Update: Dean is the Cage. Michael is trapped inside Dean. Dean (Jensen Ackles) spends some bonding time with Mary [...]

FINAL SEASON: iZOMBIE With Rose McIver Began Filming Its Series Finale in Vancouver Today

iZombie Final Season. ByeZombie. Bye stir-fried brains. iZombie started filming its final episode today in Vancouver, marking 5 seasons of zombie Liv Moore (Rose McIver) and her tasty braaaaiiins recipes. She solved Seattle homicides by eating victims’ brains and taking on their memories and traits with the help of her friends Ravi Chakrabarti (Rahul Kohli), [...]

SEASON 4: Col. Haley Wants to Know SUPERGIRL’s Secret Identity When Show Returns on January 20th

Supergirl Season 4. Someone must have seen something that’s a clue to her secret identity. — Col. Haley. Colonel Haley is on a mission to find out Supergirl’s secret identity on next Sunday’s Suspicious Minds. Colonel Haley (April Parker Jones) is upset after Supergirl (Melissa Benoist) responds to a distress call from a Navy ship [...]

BIG MOVIE: Is DEADPOOL 2 Followup X-FORCE Shelved? When is Next DEADPOOL With Ryan Reynolds?

Deadpool 3. Pour one out for ol’ X-Force. Victim of the [Disney-Fox] merger. — Deadpool creator Rob Liefeld. Disney’s acquisition of 20th Century Fox has put the Deadpool 2 followup X-Force on the shelf — for now. While it seems like a no-brainer to push forward on the $1.5 billion franchise — which racked up [...]