Author Page For: Susan Gittins

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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: Alexander Skarsgard is Big Bad Randall Flagg in Stephen King’s THE STAND Filming in Vancouver

The Stand. Alexander Skarsgard will be the Big Bad — Randall Flagg aka the Devil — in the latest adaption of Stephen King’s The Stand, filming in Vancouver this Fall/Winter. Filming of the CBS All-Access series starts next week in Vancouver. Filming dates: September 16th to March 11th. Working Title: Radio Nowhere. In a world decimated [...]

BIG MOVIE: Will Disney’s Live-Action Adaption of SNOW WHITE Film in Vancouver?

Snow White. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. An animated classic from 1937. Heigh-ho. Heigh-ho. It’s off to Vancouver we go? Snow White is one of Disney’s next live-action remakes, following up on the massive success of its live-action fairy tale adaption of Beauty & the Beast, Aladdin and The Lion King. Snow White is [...]

NEW SERIES: Hulu’s MARVEL’S HELSTROM Filming in Vancouver This Fall/Winter

Marvel’s Helstrom. The Spirits of Vengeance are coming. Marvel’s Helstrom series for Hulu is filming in Vancouver this Fall/Winter; Working title: Omens. Filming dates; October 7th – February 28th. Daimon and Ana Helstrom are the son and daughter of a mysterious and powerful serial killer. The siblings have a complicated dynamic as they track down [...]

EVENT SERIES: Whoopi Goldberg is Mother Abagail on Stephen King’s THE STAND Filming in Vancouver

The Stand. Updated with Alexander Skarsgard casting. Whoopi Goldberg is confirmed for the new 10-episode adaption of Stephen King’s The Stand from CBS All Access. Goldberg and King announced it on ABC’s The View. Filming starts next week in Vancouver. Filming dates: September 16th to March 11th. Working Title: Radio Nowhere. In a world decimated by [...]

FINAL SEASON: ARROW Premiere A Love Letter To Pilot With Stephen Amell, Colin Donnell, Susanna Thompson

Arrow Final Season. Stephen Amell. Colin Donnell. Oliver Queen? Tommy Merlyn?  The Queen Manor? The CW released some official photos from Arrow’s season 8 premiere titled Starling City. A blast from the past in the present? Does Oliver Queen’s mission with the Monitor involve time travel or visits to alternate Earths? Mom?  Susanna Thompson & [...]

EVENT: Apple TV+’s SEE Series With Jason Momoa To Stream November 1st.

SEE Season One. Only way forward is together. Apple CEO Tim Cook introduced the upcoming SEE series at the Apple Event this morning. In the far future, a virus has decimated humankind. Those who survived emerged blind. Jason Momoa stars as Baba Voss, the father of twins born centuries later with the mythic ability to [...]

EVENT: Springdale Cup Softball with SABRINA, RIVERDALE, THE FLASH, BATWOMAN & SUPERGIRL

Springdale Cup Softball Tournament. Update: Team Sabrina won the Archieverse/Arrowverse softball tournament. We won – Ross Lynch. Sabrina’s Baxter High Ravens. It is my understanding that the Baxter High Ravens won the Archieverse/Arrowverse softball tournament today — congrats, Ravens! And to everyone who participated! ⚾️🏆🔥🕷🥇💎🧛🏻‍♂️💃🏻 pic.twitter.com/PwJkBqAgpQ — RobertoAguirreSacasa (@WriterRAS) September 9, 2019 View this post [...]

TV MOVIE: Lifetime’s THE COLLEGE ADMISSIONS SCANDAL Movie has Trailer & Air Date

The College Admissions Scandal. Well that was fast. Lifetime’s The College Admissions Scandal movie has its first trailer and an air date. With the working title Operation Varsity Blues, Lifetime shot a movie about the college admissions bribery scandal last month in Vancouver with Penelope Ann Miller and Mia Kirshner cast as fictionalized wealthy Moms [...]

EVENT: LIMETOWN With Jessica Biel Released Trailer Ahead of TIFF Premiere

Limetown Season One. People Vanish…The Truth Doesn’t. Jessica Biel starred in and executive produced facebook watch series Limetown, which filmed in Vancouver last Winter. Based on a popular podcast, Limetown follows Lia Haddock (Jessica Biel), a journalist for American Public Radio (APR), as she unravels the mystery behind the disappearance of over 300 people at a mysterious neuroscience research facility [...]

NEW MOVIE: Netflix’s A BABYSITTER’S GUIDE TO MONSTER HUNTING Filming in Vancouver

A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting Netflix movie A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting started filming in Vancouver last week with Tamara Scott, trans-actress Indya Moore and Tom Felton. Filming dates: August 29th to November 8th. When first-time babysitter Kelly Ferguson’s charge is kidnapped by the Boogeyman, she discovers a secret society of fierce babysitters [...]

TRIBUTE: RIVERDALE Season 4 Premiere Will Honor Luke Perry Who Played Archie’s Dad

Tribute to Luke Perry Is Riverdale going to break us with its tribute to Luke Perry who played Archie’s Dad Fred Andrews? The season 4 premiere titled In Memorium honours the real-life passing of Luke Perry, who died from a stroke in March. No words. ❤️👨🏻‍💻 #Riverdale pic.twitter.com/ltCI7TAdjN — RobertoAguirreSacasa (@WriterRAS) September 3, 2019 The [...]