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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BIG MOVIE: Firefighter Comedy PLAYING WITH FIRE With John Cena Has a Trailer

Playing With Fire Nothing can prepare these elite firefighters for their most challenging job yet: babysitting. 🔥  Playing With Fire. Playing With Fire is taking Sonic the Hedgehog’s Fall release date. “It’s got heart, comedy and great characters,” star John Cena told CinemaCon in April, as he debuted a rough cut of the movie. John [...]

TRIBUTE: RIVERDALE’s Fred Andrews Celebration For Season 4 Premiere IN MEMORIUM Honors Luke Perry.

Riverdale Season 4. Fred Andrews: Always in Our Hearts. Riverdale is honoring the real-life passing of Luke Perry with a Fred Andrews tribute for the season 4 premiere, In Memorium. Archie (KJ Apa)’s here. So are Choni — Cheryl (Madeleine Pesch) and Toni (Vanessa Morgan). It must be so hard for the cast to do [...]

SEASON 2: PROJECT BLUE BOOK With Aidan Gillen & Michael Malarkey Starts Filming New Season in Vancouver

Project Blue Book Season 2. Mad Men meets The X-Files. Between 1952 and 1969, the US Air Force investigated over 12,000 reported sightings of UFOs. This top-secret government program was codenamed Project Blue Book. History Channel’s hit UFO series Project Blue Book starts filming season 2 in Vancouver this summer. Filming dates: July 15th to [...]

SEASON 5: LEGENDS OF TOMORROW With Caity Lotz & Brandon Routh Starts Filming New Season in Vancouver

Legends of Tomorrow Season 5. The Legends are back to film another wackadoodle season in Vancouver. Season 5 feeling alive @TheCW_Legends — Caity Lotz (@caitylotz) July 16, 2019 Filming dates: July 15th to January 29th, 2020. Cast: Caity Lotz, Brandon Routh, Dominic Purcell, Maisie Richardson-Sellers, Nick Zano, Tala Ashe, Jes Macallan, Matt Ryan, Courtney Ford, Adam [...]

SEASON 4: RIVERDALE Season Premiere With KJ Apa Honors Luke Perry Aka Archie’s Dad

Riverdale Season 4. The end of an intense week for our Riverdale family. Really emotional, beautiful work being done by the cast and crew — Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa. Archie looks down on the gang during what appears to be a July the 4th celebration. Is this before or after his Dad dies? Riverdale is honoring the real-life passing [...]

SEQUEL: TO ALL THE BOYS 3 Starts Filming In Vancouver This Week. Back at Point Grey High School.

To All the Boys 3. Prom for Lara Jean & Peter? To All the Boys 3 — Always and Forever, Lara Jean  — started production in New York City. But has returned to Vancouver to begin filming this week. The third in the Netflix movies starring Lana Condor and Noah Centineo is on location at [...]

BIG MOVIE: GHOSTBUSTERS 2020 With New & Original Cast Has Started Filming in Calgary

Ghostbusters 2020. Ivan Reitman, Carrie Coon, Finn Wolfhard, Mckenna Grace, Jason Reitman. Calgary ain’t afraid of no ghosts. Ghostbusters 2020 has started filming in Calgary and the surrounding area. Filming dates: July 13th to October 10th. Working title: Rust City.   View this post on Instagram   See you on the other side #gb20 A post shared [...]

FINAL SEASON: ARROW’s Stephen Amell Back for Season 8 in Vancouver. Meets With Fans

Arrow Final Season. Ryan Sullivan/@lordvonpunx image. Oliver Queen is back. Here’s Stephen Amell on location in Vancouver Friday for Arrow’s final season. Tommy Merlyn was there too. Colin Donnell, who played Oliver Queen’s best friend and died at the end of season one, is guest-starring in season 8 as a new version of Tommy. The [...]

BIG MOVIE: G.I. JOE – SNAKE EYES Filming In Vancouver This Fall. Third Movie in Franchise.

G.I. Joe – Snake Eyes Who’s coming back for the third movie in the G.I. Joe franchise? G.I. Joe: Snake Eyes will film in Vancouver this Fall. Filming dates: October 15th to December 9th. Related: G. I. Joe: Snake Eyes Expected to Film in Vancouver This Fall. It’s not news for some Vancouver film crew. [...]

SEASON 7: THE 100 With Eliza Taylor & Bob Morley Starts Filming New Season Late August in Vancouver

The 100 Season 7. The 100 season 7 films this Summer, Fall & Winter in Vancouver — playing its new world Sanctum. Filming dates: August 26th to March 19th. Episodes: 16. What’s happened in season 6 so far: After 125 years in cryosleep, Clarke, Bellamy, and the others wake up to find out they are [...]

FINAL SEASON: ARROW With Stephen Amell Starts Filming Season 8 in Vancouver

Arrow Final Season. Does the final season begin with a throwback to Starling City? Arrow starts filming season 8 today in Vancouver. Filming dates: July 11th to November 14th. Episodes: 10. First day of filming. One last time. — Stephen Amell (@StephenAmell) July 11, 2019 First day of shooting! #ArrowSeason8 #TheFinalSeason — Beth [...]