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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SEASON 7: ARROW With Stephen Amell as Green Arrow in Prison Starts Filming in Vancouver

Arrow season 7 Filming from: July 6th to April 11th. — Stephen Amell (@StephenAmell) July 9, 2018 Season 7. Let’s do this. 💥🏹🖤 #Arrow — Juliana Harkavy (@JulianaHarkavy) July 6, 2018 Cast: Stephen Amell, David Ramsey, Emily Bett Rickards, Katie Cassidy, Echo Kellum, Juliana Harkavy, Rick Gonzalez and Colton Haynes. Happy #ARROW table [...]

SEASON 4: LEGENDS OF TOMORROW With Caity Lotz Begins Filming in Vancouver

Legends of Tomorrow season 4. Filming from: July 5th to January 24th, 2019. SEASON 4 and still can’t take one good photo #legendsoftomorrow — Caity Lotz (@caitylotz) July 5, 2018 #Season4Legends #1stDay Class photo! I got one with @mattryanreal in it, but missed @phil.klemmer. Of course, everyone but me is looking at @caitylotz’s phone [...]

NEW MOVIE: Lars Klevberg Remake of Cult Horror Film CHILD’S PLAY To Shoot in Vancouver This Fall

Child’s Play Updated: Is Chucky coming back? Norwegian filmmaker Lars Klevberg is set to remake the 1980s cult horror film Child’s Play (working title The Kaslan Project) in Vancouver this Fall. Filming dates: September 10th – October 30th. What’s it about? 12-year-old Andy and his ragtag group of friends face off against a robot doll [...]

NEW MOVIE: A SCORE TO SETTLE With Nicolas Cage Starts Filming in the Okanagan

Remember when Nicolas Cage was spotted in Osoyoos in late 2016 filming The Humanity Bureau? He’s back in the Okanagan shooting a new movie, A Score to Settle. What’s it about?: Mobster Frank Caver (Nicolas Cage) is released from prison after 22 years inside. He’s got some scores to settle in Detroit and a grownup [...]

BIG MOVIE: THE ART OF RACING IN THE RAIN’s Milo Ventimiglia & Amanda Seyfried in Vancouver

Photo @rainstormswift and @fragileflame13. Milo Ventimiglia and Amanda Seyfried have been in Vancouver for a couple of months filming The Art of Racing in the Rain about race car driver Denny Swift and his faithful canine companion, Enzo. This is what Ventimiglia is doing on hiatus from playing This is Us’s beloved Dad Jack. Cast: Milo Ventimiglia, [...]

BIG MOVIE: Jim Carrey to Play Villain Robotnik in SONIC: THE HEDGEHOG Filming in Vancouver?

Is Jim Carrey coming to Vancouver? He’s in talks to play villain Dr. Eggman Robotnik in Paramount’s live-action/animated adaption of popular video game Sonic the Hedgehog, according to Deadline: Hollywood. What’s it about? Sonic and his friends team up to beat the evil Dr. Eggman. James Marsden is Tom, a sarcastic patrol cop who befriends Sonic. [...]

NEW SERIES: Netflix’s WU ASSASSINS With Iko Uwais Expected to Start Filming August 8th in Vancouver

Wu Assassins The Raid 2 image. Filming dates: August 8th – November 12th. A martial arts supernatural crime drama? That’s a few genres. Netflix’s new series Wu Assassins stars Iko Uwais (Star Wars: The Force Awakens) as Kai Jin, a young chef in San Francisco’s Chinatown who’s chosen to be the latest and last Wu Assassin, [...]

SATURN AWARDS: THE FLASH & EP Sarah Schechter Honoured at the Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Awards

Every year the Saturn Awards delivers in recognizing genre shows and talent which tend to go unnoticed at the Oscars, Emmys, Canadian Screen Awards or BAFTAs. 2018 did not disappoint. Filmed-in-Vancouver The Flash and Arrowverse Executive Producer Sarah Schechter were honoured at last night’s event. Best Superhero TV Series. WINNER: The Flash. (the Scarlet Speedster [...]

SEASON 2: THE GOOD DOCTOR Started Filming Season 2 Today with Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy.

The Good Doctor season 2. The Good Doctor started filming season 2 today in Vancouver with Freddie Highmore as the autistic and brilliant Dr. Shaun Murphy. Sebastian Lee/@SLFrom image. Filming from: June 27th to February 12th, 2019. Cast: Freddie Highmore, Nick Gonzalez, Richard Schiff, Antonia Thomas, Hil Harper, Beau Garrett, Fiona Gubelmann, Will Yun Lee. First table read. The [...]

CAST: Grace Park To Co-Star in ABC’s A MILLION LITTLE THINGS Filming in Vancouver

A Million Little Things Friendship isn’t one big thing – it’s a million little things. Friendship isn’t one big thing, it’s #AMillionLittleThings, coming to ABC. — A Million Little Things (@1MLittleThings) May 15, 2018 Vancouver’s own Grace Park (Hawaii Five-O, Battlestar Galactica) joins ABC’s new drama series A Million Little Things in a re-casting. [...]

LOCATION: Which Auradonian’s Gone Villain? DESCENDANTS 3 in North Vancouver’s Lynn Canyon

Has Audrey gone villain? Local Descendants 3 fans saw Audrey (Sarah Jeffery), daughter of Sleeping Beauty, in her villain costume in North Vancouver’s Lynn Canyon yesterday. Some even met her but no photos were allowed and fans were asked to keep the spoiler to themselves. Watch #descendants3 filming in North Vancouver. Jaidyn got to meet and [...]