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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FINALE: THE FLASH Vs Reverse Flash in Season 5 Finale. Filmed in Vancouver’s Granville Square.

The Flash Season 5. Can Team Flash defeat Barry Allen’s biggest foe Reverse Flash? At what cost? BARRY FACES OFF WITH REVERSE FLASH – Barry (Grant Gustin) faces off with his oldest, and most formidable nemesis, Reverse Flash (Tom Cavanagh). Gregory Smith directed the episode with story by Lauren Certo and teleplay by Todd Helbing [...]

PREMIERE: Hallmark’s A FEELING OF HOME With Nathan Parsons This Saturday

Hallmark’s A Feeling Of Home That’s Roswell: New Mexico’s Nathan Parsons on a horse at Smallville’s Kent Farm for a Hallmark movie about a Texas ranch manager. Cast: Jonna Walsh, Nathan Parsons. Abby is set to launch her own line of home products on a New England web series. All she needs is a few more [...]

RESHOOTS: Pennywise? IT: CHAPTER TWO Returns To Toronto For Additional Photography

It: Chapter Two Updated with teaser-trailer. You know what they say about Derry? No one who dies here ever really dies. Pennywise returns. Horror sequel It: Chapter Two will be back in Toronto for additional photography in a few weeks. Additional photography: May 25 – 27th, 2019. Teaser-trailer. Twenty-seven years later, the Losers Club have [...]

NEW SERIES: Netflix’s AWAY With Hilary Swank On A Mission to Mars To Film in Vancouver

Away Season 1. Updated: Netflix’s 10-episode space drama Away with Hilary Swank will film in Vancouver. Filming dates: August 26th to February 5th, 2020. Cast: Hilary Swank. American astronaut Emma Green must leave her husband and teenage daughter behind in order to command an international space crew embarking upon the first human mission to Mars. [...]

FINALE: ARROW Season 7 Finale Says Farewell to Felicity Smoak aka Emily Bett Rickards

Arrow Season 7 Farewell Felicity Smoak. Arrow says goodbye to Felicity Smoak and Emily Bett Rickards on the season 7 finale. FAMILY TIES — The battle between Oliver (Stephen Amell) and Emiko (Sea Shimooka) comes to a boiling point which brings back some familiar faces and leaves others in dire jeopardy. James Bamford directed the episode written [...]

CASTING: Netflix’s WINDFALL Adds Elliott Gould, Cam Gigandet, Sasha Alexander, Jamie Chung & Jessie T. Usher

Windfall. Netflix movie Windfall with Riverdale’s Camila Mendes adds cast. It looks like Camila Mendes will be caring for Elliott Gould’s rich man. Camila Mendes, Instagram. Cast: Camila Mendes, Elliott Gould, Cam Gigandet, Sasha Alexander, Jamie Chung, Jessie T. Usher. Filming dates: April 30th- May 28th. Katie & her husband Adam are struggling newlyweds who can’t seem to [...]

TV PILOTS: ABC Orders P.I. Pilot STUMPTOWN With Cobie Smulders to Series. Vancouver or L.A.?

Updated: ABC has ordered the private investigator pilot Stumptown starring Cobie Smulders to series, but maybe with a new locale for production. ABC/David Bukach. The pilot filmed in Vancouver but the series could shoot in Los Angeles. Cast: Cobie Smulders, Michael Ely, Camryn Manheim, Adrian Martinez, Cole Sibus, Tantoo Cardinal. Cobie Smulders is best known from The [...]

REUNION: Beverly Hills, 90210 Cast Tease Event Series BH90210 Filming in Vancouver

BH90210 Updated with new filming dates. The Gang Returns Home. Beverly Hills 90210 castmates reunited for a table read of the first script from their upcoming series BH90210, filming in Vancouver. | Filming dates: May 27th to July 31st. Cast: Jason Priestley, Jennie Garth, Ian Ziering, Gabrielle Carteris, Brian Austin Green, Tori Spelling and Shannen [...]

REPILOT: THE LOST BOYS Pilot with Tyler Posey Will Be Reshot With Possible ReCastings

The Lost Boys. The Lost Boys pilot didn’t work as well as The CW hoped. It will be redeveloped and reshot with possible recasting. The proposed series re-imagines the 1987 cult film The Lost Boys, which starred Jason Patric, Kiefer Sutherland, Jamie Gertz, Corey Feldman and Corey Haim, as an anthology. Welcome to sunny seaside Santa [...]

NEW SERIES: Vancouver-Shot BATWOMAN & NANCY DREW Go to Series on The CW.

The CW orders the Batwoman and Nancy Drew pilots to series. Filmed in Vancouver. Batwoman. Ruby Rose is Batwoman. Kate Kane/Batwoman origin story. Predates the Crossover Elseworlds. Cast: Ruby Rose. Dougray Scott, Rachel Skarsten, Meagan Tandy, Camrus Johnson, Nicole Kang, Elizabeth Anweis. Protector of Gotham. #Batwoman is coming soon to The CW! — Batwoman (@CWBatwoman) [...]

MET GALA: RIVERDALE’s Cole Sprouse, Lili Reinhart, Camila Mendes, Charles Melton, Madelaine Petsch & TO ALL THE BOYS’ Lana Condor

Met Gala Camila Mendes & Lana Condor. Screencap of Charles Melton’s Insta-story. Crossover? Met Gala first-timers Camila Mendes from Riverdale and Lana Condor from To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before showed off their gowns last night in New York City. The Riverdale star was there with  her co-star and real-life boyfriend Charles Melton. They [...]