Author Page For: Susan Gittins

Profile:
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.
Posts by Susan Gittins:

NEW SERIES: Syfy’s DEADLY CLASS To Film This Summer/Fall in Vancouver. Starts August 27th.

Deadly Class Season 1 Filming dates: August 27th – December 11th. From the Russo brothers — directors of the biggest movie in the world, Avengers: Infinity War. Deadly Class is a graphic novel adapted for TV about Marcus, a teen with a moral code living on the streets , who is recruited into King’s Dominion, [...]

SEASON 3: RIVERDALE Films Archie Andrews (KJ Apa)’s Trial in Vancouver’s Old Law Courts

Riverdale Season 3 Riverdale filmed Archie Andrews (KJ Apa) on trial for a murder he didn’t commit for two nights this week in Vancouver’s old law courts, KJ Apa aka Archie headed to court on Tuesday evening. He’s wearing a bowtie for the trial just like in the comics. The rest of the Core Four — [...]

SEASON 4: Sam Witwer’s Agent Liberty on SUPERGIRL Set in Vancouver

Welcome to Supergirl, Sam Witwer. Sounds like you’re a season 4 Big Bad — as Agent Liberty, the founder and head of hate group Children of Liberty that supports a human-first world order. Ruthless and terrifying, the scariest thing about Agent Liberty might be just how easily he can convince you that he’s in the [...]

SEASON 2: THE GOOD DOCTOR’s Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy On Set in Vancouver

The Good Doctor season 2. The Good Doctor started filming season 2  in Vancouver at the end of June with Freddie Highmore as the autistic and brilliant Dr. Shaun Murphy. San Jose hospital St. Bonaventure is often played by Vancouver Community College on east Broadway. That’s where I found Freddie Highmore last Thursday sitting on a [...]

CAST: Keri Russell in Guillermo Del Toro-Produced Horror Film ANTLERS this Fall in Vancouver?

Antlers Keri Russell. The Americans image. Keri Russell is in talks to play the lead in Guillermo del Toro-produced supernatural horror thriller Antlers filming in Vancouver this Fall. Russell is in demand after wrapping 6 seasons of the Emmy-nominated spy thriller The Americans, about Russian agents embedded in 1980s America. She’s cast in J.J. Abraham’s [...]

NEW SERIES: Jordan Peele’s THE TWILGHT ZONE Reboot for CBS ALL Access To Film in Vancouver This Fall?

The Twilight Zone reboot It is a dimension as vast as space and as timeless as infinity. It is the middle ground between light and shadow, between science and superstition, and it lies between the pit of man’s fears and the summit of his knowledge. This is the dimension of imagination. It is an area [...]

SEASON 4: SUPERGIRL Season 4 Starts Filming in Vancouver. Star Melissa Benoist Still on Broadway.

Supergirl season 4. Filming from: July 11th to April 15th, 2019. Cast: Melissa Benoist, Chyler Leigh, Mehcad Brooks, David Harewood, Katie McGrath, Jesse Rath. Note: Melissa Benoist is currently performing on Broadway in Beautiful: The Carole King Musical for a limited run from June 7th to August 4th. Supergirl production is expected to film two [...]

SEASON 3: RIVERDALE Pool Party on Day 2 of Filming Season 3 in Vancouver

Lili Reinhart, Camila Mendes and Madelaine Petsch. Reinhart’s instagram. It’s a little cool in Vancouver today for a Riverdale pool party. Hence the robes. Who was there? Archie, Betty, Veronica, Jughead, Cheryl, Josie, Kevin, Toni and more. Wait, I thought Riverdale High’s new class president Archie Andrews had been arrested. Cast: KJ Apa, Lili Reinhart, Camila Mendes, Cole Sprouse, [...]

TV PILOTS: Freeform’s MOTHERLAND With Taylor Hickson About Female Military Witches Filming in Vancouver

Taylor Hickson. Aftermath image. Freeform pilot Motherland follows young witches — Taylor Hickson, Kelcey Mawema, Jessica Sutton and Amalia Holm — from basic training to combat magic in an alternate America’s female military. Filming dates: July 9th to 26th. Cast: Taylor Hickson, Kelcey Mawema, Jessica Sutton, Amalia Holm and Demetria McKinney. What’s it about? In an alternate America, gender and power [...]

CAST: Jason Momoa to Star in Apple’s Sci-fi Series SEE Filming in B.C. This Fall/Winter

Jason Momoa to star in Apple’s series See from Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight and Hunger Games director Francis Lawrence. Filming dates: September 17th to February 8th, 2019. Despite the Peaky Blinders creator don’t expect any flat caps in See. The new series is set way in the future. What’s it about? 600 years in [...]

SEASON 14: SUPERNATURAL With Jensen Ackles, Jared Padalecki & Misha Collins Starts Filming in Vancouver

Supernatural season 14. Filming from: July 10th to March 26th, 2019. Shortened season: 20 episodes. Cast: Jensen Ackles, Jared Padalecki, Misha Collins, Alex Calvert & more. In studio today. First day back at work was a little rough. — Misha Collins. Prepping a location on Vancouver’s Station Street for filming next Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday — [...]