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:

SEASON 13: SUPERNATURAL’s Sam & Rowena (Jared Padalecki & Ruth Connell) in Vancouver’s Pink Alley

Updated: Supernatural’s Sam vs Rowena in the Pink Alley. Supernatural filmed in the “Pink Alley” last night. This is a downtown Vancouver alley off Granville Street that the city painted pink and yellow in the Fall of 2016. The idea was to make what normally are corridors for dumpsters and service vehicles into play spaces. [...]

SEASON 13: Amanda Tapping-Directed SUPERNATURAL With Sam & Dean in a Homage to 1940s Noir Films To Air March 8th

Sam & Dean Winchester (Jared Padalecki & Jensen Ackles) with Lucca Camilleri (Massi Furlan) in the back. Sam & Dean Winchester in a homage to 1940s noir films. DIVINE INTERVENTION – Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean (Jensen Ackles) Winchester are close to collecting everything they need to open a rift into the apocalyptic world and [...]

FINAL SEASON: ONCE UPON A TIME’s Wish Hook & Alice (Colin O’Donoghue & Rose Reynolds) in Their Cursed Identities

Wish Hook and Alice are family. But what is Gothel? Wish Hook, Alice & Gothel in their Seattle identities. Once Upon a Time filmed in New Westminster as Seattle’s Hyperion Heights today with Colin O’Donoghue, Rose Reynolds and Emma Booth on set as their Seattle identities — Detective Rogers, Tilly and Eloise Gardener. Director: Tessa Blake. [...]

DC TV: Beloved THE FLASH/SUPERGIRL Director Kevin Smith Survived A Massive Heart Attack Tonight

Honourary Vancouverite Kevin Smith survived “a massive heart attack” tonight. And in true Kevin Smith style shared the shocking news from his hospital bed. After the first show this evening, I had a massive heart attack. The Doctor who saved my life told me I had 100% blockage of my LAD artery (aka “the Widow-Maker”). [...]

NEW SERIES: Netflix’s SABRINA Casts the Teen Witch’s Family & Foes – Aunt Zelda, Aunt Hilda & Madam Satan.

Robert Hack illustration.The Riverdale family expands with a new series this year. Look for a dark take on teenage witch Sabrina to start filming in Vancouver on March 19th. Kiernan Shipka is Sabrina Spellman in The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina. Sabrina’s family: Miranda Otto is Aunt Zelda. Lucy Davis is Aunt Hilda. Miranda Otto. Lord [...]

START: TRAVELERS Season 3 With Eric McCormack to Start Filming March 26th in Vancouver

Update: Showcase will not be involved with Travelers season 3. Travelers season 3 starts filming at the end of March in metro Vancouver. Showcase and Netflix’s Travelers series starring Eric McCormack is about people from the distant future who can project their consciousness back in time and into unsuspecting people just before their recorded death. [...]

SEASON 6: Roy Harper Returns To ARROW and Speedy Suits Up on March 8th

What is Roy Harper doing back in Star City? Oliver (Stephen Amell) and Thea Queen (Willa Holland) are shocked to hear that Roy (Colton Haynes) is in town and in trouble. Thea suits up as Speedy to save him. Where are you guys keeping my suit? — Thea. Speedy makes a comeback TOMORROW at 9/8c [...]

SEASON 13: SUPERNATURAL Returns March 1st with Jack & Not Castiel. Jack & Mary & Bobby. Filmed at Minaty Bay.

Updated: Jack & Not Castiel. When Supernatural returns with a new episode next Thursday, March 1st, we will visit Lucifer’s son Jack (Alexander Calvert) and Mary Winchester (Samantha Smith) in the Apocalypse World. Michael & Co. are in Jack’s head fooling him with a fake Castiel. But somehow he and Mary manage to escape Michael’s [...]

SEASON 4: Iris West Allen Suits Up as a Speedster for THE FLASH’s Run Iris Run on March 13th

Katie Yu/The CW image. How does Iris West Allen (Candice Patton) become a speedster? A new bus-meta human dubbed Melting Pot (Leonardo Nam) swaps her DNA with her husband Barry (Grant Gustin)’s on a March 13th episode of The Flash called Run, Iris, Run. Here is my #runirisrun #animation I made inspired by @DCComics @CW_TheFlash [...]

SEASON 3: Wally West on the Waverider in LEGENDS OF TOMORROW on March 5th.

Wally on the Waverider. Wally West aka Kid Flash (Keiynan Lonsdale) officially joins the Legends of Tomorrow in episode thirteen No Country for Old Dads. Rip Hunter (Arthur Darvill) recruited him for the team at the end of this week’s episode. Is Time agent Ava Sharpe in this one too? Will Ava and Sara have [...]

SPINOFF: DEADPOOL Spinoff X-FORCE With Ryan Reynolds & Josh Brolin To Start Filming This October

The X-Force is coming. A Deadpool spinoff movie is expected to start filming this October. In Marvel lore, the X-Force is a Black Ops force of down and dirty warriors who are far more ruthless than the X-Men. The beginnings of the X-Force are featured in Deadpool 2: Domino, Deadpool and Terry Crews as GW [...]