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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START: Disney’s Flying Car HERBIE Rides Again in New Series Filming in Vancouver

Herbie rides again. The flying car embarks on an all new adventure for a new generation today in Vancouver. Inspired by the 1968 film The Love Bug and multiple sequels, the new series is about a kid looking to reunite with missing parents who’ve been working on a secret government project about a talking car [...]

SEASON 11: THE X-FILES Fox Mulder & Dana Scully (David Duchovny & Gillian Anderson) on North Shore for March 7th

Images: Shane Harvey/FOX. THE X-FILES: Fox Mulder and Dana Scully (Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny) investigate the brutal animal attack of a little boy in Connecticut but suspect darker forces are at work in the Familiar episode airing Wednesday, March 7th, on FOX. This was the 9th episode filmed but will air as the 8th. Shot [...]

SEASON 11: THE X-FILES Fox Mulder & Dana Scully (David Duchovny & Gillian Anderson) Return on February 28th

The X-Files returns on February 28th with an AI episode Rm9sbG93ZXJz. In a world of ever-increasing automation and artificial intelligence, FBI agents Fox Mulder (David Duchovny) and Dana Scully (Gillian Anderson) find themselves targets in a deadly game of cat and mouse. Episode written by Shannon Hamblin & Kristen Cloke; Directed by Glen Morgan. Fox [...]

DISNEY: DESCDENDANTS 3 With Dove Cameron is Official. Starts Filming Mid-May in Vancouver.

Descendants is about to become a threequel. The hit Disney Channel musicals are about the teenage children of classic Disney villains. Mal, daughter of Maleficent: Dove Cameron. Evie, daughter of the Evil Queen: Sofia Carson. Carlos, son of Cruella de Vil: Cameron Boyce. Jay, son of Jafar: Boo Boo Stewart. Ben, son of Belle and [...]

SEASON 6: Roy Harper (Colton Haynes) Returns to ARROW on March 8th

DGC- BC Chapter image. What is Roy Harper doing back in Star City? Oliver (Stephen Amell) and Thea Queen (Willa Holland) are shocked to hear that Roy (Colton Haynes) is in town. But when they discover the circumstances of Roy’s return, Oliver and Thea realize that he is in trouble and jump in to save [...]

COMIC CON: Jennifer Morrison To Talk ONCE UPON A TIME’s End at Emerald City Comic Con on March 2nd

Jennifer Morrison and Colin O’Donoghue. ABC image. From Storybrooke to the Emerald City: Join Jennifer Morrison for an inside look on her time as Emma Swan and find out how she really feels about Once Upon A Time coming to an end. Once Upon a Time is coming to an end with season 7. For [...]

RESHOOTS: DEADPOOL 2 With Ryan Reynolds Additional Photography in Vancouver From February 20th to 27th

Deadpool’s coming back. Deadpool will be back in Vancouver next Tuesday, February 20th, for a week of additional photography. Working Title: Caribbean Blue. Cast: Ryan Reynolds. Josh Brolin. Zazie Beetz. Jack Kesy. Stefan Keapicic. Brianna Hildebrand. Morena Baccarin. TJ Miller. Leslie Uggams. Shioli Kutsuna. Will the mutant-transfer train ride again? Will Riverview’s Centre Lawn be [...]

SEASON 3: SUPERGIRL (Melissa Benoist) & Saturn Girl (Amy Jackson) on Set in Vancouver

Amy Jackson as Saturn Girl. Update: Saturn Girl and Supergirl have different ideas on how to stop the third World killer, Pestilence. But after Alex and Winn are both seriously injured, the pair team up to stop the destruction. Saturn Girl and Supergirl had an argument today. Whatever could it be about? Saturn Girl (Amy [...]

SEASON 2: A SERIES OF UNFORTUNATE EVENTS Reunites Dr. Horrible’s Neil Patrick Harris & Nathan Fillion

This is Season 2 .(Worse!).There’s more villainous treachery. More treacherous villains. Angry villagers — Burn them right now. Unwanted elective surgeries — Skull drill. Man-eating lions. More violence! Fire!! Despair!!! — Hello hello. It’s about to get so much worse. It’s really quite dreadful. Adapted from the Lemony Snicket book series, A Series of Unfortunate [...]

THE END: FIFTY SHADES FREED Concludes the Christian Grey & Ana Steele (Jamie Dornan & Dakota Johnson) Trilogy

Seattle billionaire Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan) and Anastasia Steele (Dakota Johnson) get married in the final chapter of the Fifty Shades triology — Fifty Shades Freed. The “Climax” — as advertised — took the Fifty Shades movie franchise past $1 billion total last weekend. The wedding was partly filmed at Riverway Golf Club in south [...]

SEASON 2: RIVERDALE’s Archie Andrews (KJ Apa) in Vancouver

Archie and “Iron man” in Vancouver. Archie Andrews (KJ Apa) walked around Riverdale today, played by an old Vancouver neighbourhood near Jericho Beach. Production added some old-style street lamps, parked some period cars and flooded the street with atmospheric smoke. Backlit Archie. KJ Apa gets in and out of Archie’s Pontiac.   KJ Apa’s instagram. [...]