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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CASTING: Tyler Posey To Star in CW Pilot THE LOST BOYS Filming in Vancouver This March

CW Pilot The Lost Boys. Werewolves to vampires? Teen Wolf star Tyler Posey is coming to Vancouver to play one of two brothers who move with their widowed mother to a California town, where the local teens turn out to be a nest of vampires in CW pilot The Lost Boys. Tyler Posey/Teen Wolf image. [...]

PREMIERE: TOM and GRANT From THE FLASH Buddies Debuts February 27th on Vimeo

Tom and Grant. Quit Your Day Job. Tom Cavanagh and Grant Gustin’s crowd-funded short film Tom and Grant debuts February 27th on Vimeo. The Flash buddies raised almost $100,000 on Indiegogo to fund 4 days of shooting the short film. What’s it about? TOM+GRANT PITCH from Elizabeth Dubney on Vimeo. Tom and Grant  had its [...]

TV PILOT: Pop Pilot RIDE OR DIE About Spin Class Murder Starts Filming In Vancouver Next Week

Pop Pilot Ride or Die Murder in a spin class? Films: February 25th to March 2nd. Cast: Marley Shelton, NeNe Leakes, Molly Sims, Jennifer Landon, Tawny Newsome. When an elite spin studio is rocked by a strange murder, a down-on-her-luck outsider teams up with a true-crime buff to find the killer. Director: Zoe Cassavetes. From [...]

SEASON 14: SUPERNATURAL’s Dean & Mary & Baby (Jensen Ackles & Sam Smith & Impala) in the Snow

Supernatural Season 14. Samantha Smith image. Baby, it’s cold outside. Dean & Mary & Baby in the snow. Supernatural season 14 hasn’t been Sam & Dean Winchester in every episode. We’ve seen other groupings: Sam & Jody. Dean & Jack. Sam & Charlie. Dean & Donna. Sam & Cas. Jo & Cas. And now Dean & Mary [...]

CASTING: Dougray Scott as Kate Kane’s Father in CW Pilot BATWOMAN Filming in Vancouver

Batwoman Pilot. Dougray Scott. Dougray Scott is coming to Vancouver to play Kate Kane’s father on The CW pilot Batwoman, filming here in March. Films: March 4th to 25th. Cast: Ruby Rose. Dougray Scott, Rachel Skarsten, Meagan Tandy, Camrus Johnson, Nicole Kang. Armed with a passion for social justice and a flair for speaking her [...]

TV PILOT: CBS Pilot FRANKENSTEIN To Film in Vancouver This March?

CBS Pilot Frankenstein. Camille Feinberg illustration. CBS Pilot Frankenstein is expected to film in Vancouver this March. Filming dates: March 19th – Cast: A San Francisco homicide detective is mysteriously brought back to life by Dr. Victor Frankenstein after being killed in the line of duty and now he’s a totally different person. Wrier-producer: Jason [...]

THE END: THE MAN IN THE HIGH CASTLE Season 4 Is The Last to Film in Vancouver

The Man in the High Castle Season 4 Will it be the end of the worlds as we know it? The Man in the High Castle comes to an end in Vancouver with season 4. Filming Dates: September 17th to March 15th. Cast: Alexa Davolos, Rufus Sewell, Joel de la Fuente, Luke Kleintank, Stephen Root, Rupert Evans, [...]

TV PILOTS: BATWOMAN, THE LOST BOYS, NANCY DREW Among TV Pilots Filming in Vancouver This March

TV Pilots In Order of Start Dates. Will update as new information becomes available. CW Pilot Batwoman Films: March 4th to 25th. Cast: Ruby Rose. Dougray Scott, Rachel Skarsten, Meagan Tandy, Camrus Johnson, Nicole Kang. Kate Kane/Batwoman origin story. Writer/Producer: Caroline Dries. Director: Marcos Siega. ABC Pilot The Hypnotist’s Love Story. Films: March 10th -March 27th. Cast: Heather [...]

TV PILOT: CBS Pilot THE REPUBLIC OF SARAH To Film in Vancouver This March

CBS Pilot The Republic of Sarah. A small New Hampshire town declares itself an independent nation under a young Mayor. CBS pilot Republic of Sarah films in Vancouver this March. Filming dates: March 11th to March 26th. Cast: A small New Hampshire town is thrust onto the world stage when the discovery of a valuable [...]

TV PILOT: ABC Pilot STUMPTOWN To Film in Vancouver This March

ABC Pilot Stumptown. Stumptown is a nickname for Portland, Oregon. ABC pilot Stumptown is inspired by the Greg Rucka graphic novels about army-veteran-turned-private investigator Dex Parios, who solves other people’s messes in Portland with a blind eye to her own. Filming dates: March 11th to March 22nd. Cast: This potential series comes from Jason Richman — [...]

FIRST LOOK: DESCENDANTS 3 With Dove Cameron as Mal Coming This Summer on Disney Channel

Descendants 3. Disney’s third and final instalment in its popular Descendants trilogy airs this summer. What’s Descendants about? Teenage children of banished Disney villains, who grew up on the Isle of the Lost, are invited to go to school with the children of Disney heroes in the Kingdom of Auradon, to see if they can [...]