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: BATWOMAN, THE LOST BOYS, NANCY DREW Among 10 TV Pilots Filming in Vancouver This March

TV Pilots In Order of Start Dates. Updated as new information becomes available. CW Pilot Batwoman Films: March 4th to 25th. Cast: Ruby Rose. Dougray Scott, Rachel Skarsten, Meagan Tandy, Camrus Johnson, Nicole Kang, Elizabeth Anweis. Kate Kane/Batwoman origin story. Predates the Crossover Elseworlds. Writer/Producer: Caroline Dries. Director: Marcos Siega. ABC Pilot The Hypnotist’s Love Story. Films: March 10th [...]

TV PILOT: CBS Pilot THE REPUBLIC OF SARAH To Film in Vancouver This March

CBS Pilot The Republic of Sarah. Updated. A small New Hampshire town declares itself an independent nation under a young Mayor. CBS pilot Republic of Sarah films in Vancouver this March. Filming dates: March 11th to March 26th. Cast: Sarah Drew, Carlos Leal, Jonathan Slavin, Kirsten Nelson, James Lesure. A small New Hampshire town is thrust [...]

TV PILOT: ABC Pilot STUMPTOWN To Film in Vancouver This March

ABC Pilot Stumptown. Stumptown is a nickname for Portland, Oregon. ABC pilot Stumptown is inspired by the Greg Rucka graphic novels about army-veteran-turned-private investigator Dex Parios, who solves other people’s messes in Portland with a blind eye to her own. Filming dates: March 11th to March 22nd. Cast: Cobie Smulders. Writer/producer: Jason Richman. Director: James Griffiths. [...]

TEASER: DESCENDANTS 3 With Dove Cameron as Mal Coming This Summer on Disney Channel

Descendants 3. Disney’s third and final instalment in its popular Descendants trilogy airs this summer. What’s Descendants about? Teenage children of banished Disney villains, who grew up on the Isle of the Lost, are invited to go to school with the children of Disney heroes in the Kingdom of Auradon, to see if they can [...]

SEASON 14: Jo (Danneel Harris Ackles) & Cas (Misha Collins) on SUPERNATURAL Set For Game Night

Supernatural Season 14. Jo & Cas Supernatural season 14  hasn’t been Sam & Dean Winchester in every episode. We’ve seen other pairings: Sam & Jody. Dean & Jack. Sam & Charlie. Dean & Donna. Sam & Cas. And now Jo & Cas. Here’s Sister Jo (Danneel Harris Ackles) walking away from Castiel (Misha Collins) at a pawn [...]

TV PILOT: CW Pilot THE HAUNTING OF NANCY DREW To Film in Vancouver This March

CW Pilot The Haunting of Nancy Drew. The famous girl detective is back in business with a potential new series, The Haunting of Nancy Drew, inspired by the classic Nancy Drew mysteries. From Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage (Gossip Girl & Dynasty), the CW pilot will film in Vancouver this Spring. Filming Dates: March 25th [...]

VALENTINES: Jessica Biel & Justin Timberlake in Vancouver For Valentine’s Day

Valentines. Justin Timberlake’s Instagram tonight. Jessica Biel and Justin Timberlake in Vancouver for Valentine’s Day. Timberlake’s rescheduled concerts for tonight and tomorrow night in Vancouver meant he was in the same city as his wife Jessica Biel for Valentine’s Day. Jessica Biel’s Instagram tonight. He’s finishing off his Man of the Woods tour. She’s filming [...]

SEQUEL: PSYCH THE MOVIE 2 With James Roday, Dule Hill & Timothy Omundson Starts Filming in Vancouver This March

Psych the Movie 2 Updated with filming dates. Psych: The Movie 2 is a go. And it’s filming in Vancouver this March via TV Line. Filming dates: March 28th – April 16th. Cast: James Roday, Dule Hill, Timothy Omundson, Maggie Lawson, Kirsten Nelson, Corbin Bensen.. Steve Franks and the Psych: The Movie cast. If that’s not enough [...]

SEQUEL: TO ALL THE BOYS 2 With Lana Condor & Noah Centineo To Film in Vancouver This Spring

To All the Boys 2. Updated with new filming dates. #Covinsky. Netflix’s hit rom-com To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before is returning to Vancouver to film a sequel this Spring. Filming Dates: March 27th to May 8th. Cast: Lana Condor, Noah Centineo. Adapted from Jenny Han’s book, To All the Boys starred Lana Condor [...]

SEASON 7: ARROW’s Mia (Katherine McNamara) Revealed as Olicity’s Daughter.

Arrow Season 7. Katherine McNamara as Mia. Updated with reveal from tonight’s Arrow. Who is Mia (Katherine McNamara)? Fans have been wondering since the character was introduced in Arrow’s season 7 flash forwards. Turns out she’s exactly who many suspected   — Olicity’s kid aka  Oliver Queen and Felicity Smoak’s grownup daughter Mia. Hello Mia. [...]

TV PILOT: NBC Pilot ZOEY’S EXTRAORDINARY PLAYLIST With Jane Levy Filming in Vancouver This March

TV Pilot Jane Levy, Suburgatory image. What Women Want meets La La Land. A  20-something woman hears people’s thoughts in song — like she’s in a musical –  in NBC pilot Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist. Vancouver filming dates: March 14th to 29th. Cast: Jane Levy Showrunner: Austin Winsberg. Director: Richard Shepard What’s it about? Zoey Harris has never been [...]