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 ONE: ZOEY’S EXTRAORDINARY PLAYLIST With Jane Levy Starts Filming Series in Vancouver

Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist Season One. Updated with casting: She can hear the soundtrack of your life. NBC’s new musical series  Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist starts filming in Vancouver today. Filming dates: September 3rd to January 30th, 2020. Jane Levy and Peter Gallagher sang for advertisers at the NBC Upfront in May. Cast: Jane Levy, Skylar Astin, [...]

SEASON 2: Lela Loren is Governor of Harlan’s World on ALTERED CARBON’s Next Season

Altered Carbon Season 2. In the 25th century, humans are digitized and can be downloaded into different bodies, making death almost obsolete. Meet the Governor of Harlan’s World — Danica Harlan (Lela Loren) — on season 2 of Altered Carbon. Netflix renewed its hard R-rated sci-fi adaption of Richard K. Morgan’s dystopian, cyberpunk books and the second season filmed [...]

SEASON 2: THE HAUNTING OF BLY MANOR With Victoria Pedretti & Rahul Kohli Filming in Vancouver This Fall/Winter

The Haunting of Bly Manor The Haunting of Bly Manor — a sequel to Netflix’s hit horror series The Haunting of Hill House — films in Vancouver this Fall and Winter. Filming dates: September 30th to February 21st, 2020. Adapted from the Henry James novel The Turn of the Screw, The Haunting of Bly Manor is set at [...]

SEASON 2: SNOWPIERCER With Jennifer Connelly & Daveed Diggs Filming New Season in Vancouver This Fall/Winter

Snowpiercer Season 2 Snowpiercer, starring Jennifer Connelly and Daveed Diggs, is filming season 2 in Vancouver this Fall & Winter ahead of its series premiere on TBS next Spring. Related: TBS renews Snowpiercer for season 2 before season one premieres. Filming dates: October 21st to March 20th, 2020. Inspired by Bong Joon Ho’s futuristic 2013 thriller [...]

EVENT: SUPERNATURAL’s Jensen Ackles & Jared Padalecki Suiting Up For Vancouver Whitecaps Legends & Stars Match?

Legends & Stars Update: Jared Padalecki has dropped out. Sam & Dean play soccer? Please let their uniforms be flannel. Supernatural’s Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles are suiting up for the third annual Vancouver Whitecaps FC Legends & Stars charity soccer game. Do you mean we got to see this again??? — DeannaJib11 (@Deanna7910) [...]

NEW SERIES: Netflix’s AWAY with Hilary Swank on a Mission to Mars Starts Filming in Vancouver

Away Season 1. Netflix’s 10-episode space drama Away with Hilary Swank starts filming in Vancouver. Filming dates: August 26th to February 5th, 2020. Cast: Hilary Swank, Josh Charles, Talitha Bateman, Ato Essandoh, Mark Ivanir, Ray Panthaki, Vivian Wu. American astronaut Emma Green (Hilary Swank) must leave her husband Matt Logan (Josh Charles) and teenage daughter [...]

SEASON 7: WHEN CALLS THE HEART With Erin Krakow Starts Filming New Season in Vancouver

When Calls the Heart Season 7. Kevin McGarry, Erin Krakow, Chris McNally. When Calls the Heart with Erin Krakow is back at its Hope Valley set in Langley  to start filming  season 7. Erin Krakow rose early. Big day today! — Erin Krakow (@erinkrakow) August 26, 2019 — Erin Krakow (@erinkrakow) August [...]

FINAL SEASON: THE 100 With Eliza Taylor & Bob Morley Starts Filming Season 7 in Vancouver

The 100 Season 7. The Anomaly Stone is passage to a place where time behaves badly.  The 100 goes timey-wimey in its final season, which starts filming in Vancouver today. Happy last first day! #The100 — Jason Rothenberg (@JRothenbergTV) August 26, 2019 Filming dates: August 26th to March 19th. Episodes: 16. Cast: Eliza Taylor, Bob [...]

BIG MOVIE: NOELLE with Anna Kendrick & Bill Hader Streams November 12th on Disney+

Noelle. Saving Christmas together? Oh, joy. Noelle Kringle (Anna Kendrick) tries to save the family business when her brother (Bill Hader) gets cold feet ahead of his first big flight as Santa. Noelle must find her brother and bring him back in time to save Christmas. Cast: Anna Kendrick, Bill Hader, Billy Eichner, Kingsley Ben-Adir, Julie Hagerty, [...]

SEASON 5: LEGENDS OF TOMORROW Saying Goodbye to Brandon Routh & Courtney Ford This Season

Legends of Tomorrow. Courtney Ford and Brandon Routh at Fan Expo Vancouver in March. Legends of Tomorrow is saying goodbye to Brandon Routh and real-life wife Courtney Ford. The story is moving on from their characters Ray Palmer/The A.T.O.M. and Norah Darhk, according to Deadline: Hollywood. Brandon Routh has been part of the Arrowverse almost [...]

NEW MOVIE: Netflix Adaption THERE’S SOMEONE INSIDE YOUR HOUSE With Sydney Park Starts Filming in Vancouver

There’s Someone Inside Your House. Coming-of-Age meets Screamer. From the producers of Stranger Things, Netflix’s adaption of Stephanie Perkins’s There’s Someone Inside Your House starts filming in Vancouver today. Filming dates: August 22nd to October 11th. One-by-one, a masked assailant is killing the graduating class of Osborne High and exposing their secrets in a series [...]