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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TV PILOTS: HBO’s WATCHMEN Pilot from Damon Lindelof To Film in Vancouver this Spring?

Ozymandias, Silk Spectre, Doctor Manhattan, The Comedian (kneeling), Nite Owl and Rorschach. UPDATE: HBO’s Watchmen pilot will film in Atlanta not Vancouver, according to latest Production Weekly. From DC Comics, Warner Bros TV and HBO. Is the pilot for HBO’s adaption of the Watchmen graphic novel going to film in Vancouver this Spring. What’s Watchmen about? Costumed heroes [...]

SEASON 5: THE 100 Drops its Trailer with Clarke (Eliza Taylor) & Co. in Earth’s One Spot of Green

#The100 returns Tuesday, April 24 on The CW. — cwthe100 (@cwthe100) March 14, 2018 Six years after Praimfaya destroyed Earth (again) and killed most of the life on it, Clarke (Eliza Taylor) is alone on the surface in the “one spot of green” except for a fellow young survivor Maddie. Whoever else remains of [...]

NEXT: Kevin Smith-Directed THE FLASH’s Null and Annoyed Airs April 10th

Updated: It is Null that we saw in downtown Vancouver. Through slight gestures of her fingers, Null can create a small area where she controls whether someone is weightless or not. The Flash teaser for Kevin Smith-directed Null and Annoyed episode shows Central City citizens and The Flash floating upwards at a gala filmed in [...]

TONIGHT: Iris West Allen (Candice Patton) Suits Up as “Purple Flash” on THE FLASH

Fan Art. Iris West Allen suits up tonight as “Purple Flash” on The Flash. The purple is significant. How does Iris (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 tonight’s episode Run, Iris, Run. Iris temporarily gets Barry’s speedster [...]

TV PILOTS: Josh Randall Films ABC Pilot THE MISSION/SAFE HARBOR in Vancouver

Josh Randall is one of the cops in ABC pilot Safe Harbor – working title The Mission — filming in Vancouver this March. Writer/Producer: Jason Richman. Director: Michael Offer. Series follows the lives of cops on and off the beat in Safe Harbor after a new police Captain — Oriana “Ori” Cloverfield — shakes up the [...]

SEASON ONE: UFO Investigation Series Project BLUE BOOK With Aidan Gillen as Astrophysicist Dr. Hynek

Aidan Gillen. UFOs? The U.S. Air Force investigated thousands of cases in the 1950s and 1960s through a top secret division called Project Blue Book. Each episode of the 10-episode History series from Robert Zemeckis and his creative team will pull from actual files and blend UFO theories with historical events that were researched by [...]

SEASON 13: Richard Speight Jr. Directs SUPERNATURAL’s Sam & Dean (Jared Padalecki & Jensen Ackles) in Chinatown

Updated: Supernatural in Chinatown. Sam & Dean & Gabriel. Richard Speight, Jr. aka Gabriel is directing and acting in episode 20 of Supernatural season 13. He’s doing a good job directing Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles but there will be hijinks when such good friends are on set together. We last heard that Gabriel, the [...]

FINAL SEASON: ONCE UPON A TIME’s Henry (Jared Gilmore/Andrew J West) and Regina/Roni (Lana Parrilla)

ABC image. Before young Henry Mills headed off on his motorcycle for adventures in new Enchanted Forests in Once Upon a Time’s season seven premiere, he apparently contemplated going to college. Once Upon a Time filmed on the University of British Columbia campus Thursday with Walter C. Koerner Library as the Ithaca University Student Union building [...]

TV PILOTS: CHARMED Reboot, A MILLION LITTLE THINGS Among 6 Network Pilots Filming in Vancouver This March

ABC David Giuntoli, Grimm image. A Millon Little Things Writer/Producer: DJ Nash. Director: James Griffith. Did you ever see The Big Chill? ABC pilot A Million Little Things is about eight friends — four men and four women — who are shocked when the one friend whose life seemed most together commits suicide. That’s a [...]

SEASON 13: SCOOBYNATURAL — Scooby-Doo Crossover With SUPERNATURAL’s Sam & Dean & Cas — Airs March 29th

Misha Collins as Castiel, Jensen Ackles as Dean and Jared Padalecki as Sam Winchester. RUH-ROH — Scooby-Doo. ScoobyNatural — a season 13 team up between monster hunters Sam & Dean Winchester, angel Castiel and the Scooby-Doo gang — starts in the “real world” with Sam & Dean and their pal Castiel buying a flat-screen TV [...]

RENEWED: ABC’s Hit Series THE GOOD DOCTOR With Freddie Highmore Renewed for Season 2

ABC has renewed its hit medical series starring Freddie Highmore as autistic savant Dr. Shaun Murphy. The Good Doctor wrapped filming of its first season in Vancouver last week. More to come. Filming in Vancouver. Love this cast @IamNickGonzalez @_ChristinaChang #ChukuModu #FreddieHighmore @FionaGubelmann @AntoniaLThomas @thetamlyntomita @Richard_Schiff @hillharper ! @GoodDoctorABC Album Cover…lyrics by @shorez #lastday [...]