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.
Posts by Susan Gittins:

SEASON 3: SUPERGIRL (Melissa Benoist) & Saturn Girl (Amy Jackson) Team Up Against Pestilence Next Week

Supergirl and Saturn Girl team up next Monday on Of Two Minds. The pair (Melissa Benoist and Amy Jackson) start off with different ideas about how to stop the third Worldkiller Pestilence. But after Alex (Chyler Leigh) and Winn (Jeremy Jordan) are seriously injured by Pestilence they team up to stop the destruction. Partly filmed at [...]

REHEARSALS: DESCENDANTS 3 Rehearsals With Dove Cameron and Sofia Carson in Vancouver

Descendants 3 begins a month of  rehearsals on Monday in The Bridge Studios. It’s senior year for the children of Disney villains. The Core Four: Dove Cameron as Mal, daughter of Maleficent. Cameron Boyce as Carlos, son of Cruella de Vil. Sofia Carson as Evie, daughter of the Evil Queen. Boo Boo Stewart as Jay, son [...]

SEASON 13: Who is Jensen Ackles’s Mysterious New Peaky Blinders Character in SUPERNATURAL Season Finale?

Jensen Ackles shared this photo on instagram. Who is this new Peaky Blinders character that Jensen Ackles is playing in the Supernatural season 13 finale? It was the talk of the fandom overnight Monday after Ackles did several takes of this 1920s-era gentleman walking towards the camera on a Fort Langley side street. Who’s that [...]

SEASON 4: Clifford DeVoe, the Meta-Bus & THE FLASH Filming in Vancouver

Update: Barry Allen is in Clifford DeVoe’s mind Inception-style. Clifford DeVoe, the meta-bus and The Flash? What is going on at east Vancouver’s Gaston Park. The Flash (Grant Gustin) gets up and goes inside the meta-bus. The CW image. Filmed at Gaston Park in east Vancouver. Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) on #TheFlash set today. [...]

NEXT: Does The Black Hood Strike at RIVERDALE’s Carrie the Musical Next Wednesday on The CW?

I am back from the dead. All those who escaped me before will die. B.H. What does the Black Hood have against Cheryl as Carrie in Riverdale’s staging of Carrie: the Muscial? Seems like perfect casting to me to have red-headed Cheryl Blossom (Madelaine Pesch) as the telekinetic teen Carrie White — who is abused by [...]

TONIGHT: THE FLASH Back Tonight in Kevin-Smith Directed Null & Annoyed

The Flash is back tonight with the episode directed by Kevin Smith just weeks before his massive heart attack in late February. He recovered. And made it back up to Vancouver to help Save the Rio Theatre with two benefit performances in late March. What a hero. Man, Kevin Smith can tell stories. That’s his [...]

FINAL CHAPTER: ONCE UPON A TIME Wraps Final Week in Vancouver With Regina, Rumple, Hook & The Charmings

Robert Carlyle, Colin O’Donoghue, Lana Parrilla. That’s all folks! Once Upon a Time has wrapped seven seasons and 156 episodes in Vancouver. The BC Film industry and local and visiting fans will miss it. Robin Hood (Sean Maguire). Belle (Emilie de Ravin). Captain Hook (Colin O’Donoghue). Rumplestiltskin (Robert Carlyle). Regina (Lana Parrilla). Emma Swan (Jennifer [...]

SEASON ONE: CHILLING ADVENTURES OF SABRINA’s Sabrina, Harvey, Roz & Madam Satan on Vancouver Set

Michelle Gomez, Jaz Sinclair, Kiernan Shipka, Ross Lynch. Based on the graphic novel The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, the new Netflix series tells the story of half-mortal, half-witch teen Sabrina Spellman (Kiernan Shipka) trying to balance a normal life as a sophomore at Baxter High in Greendale with her role as protector of the town against dark [...]

START: DESCENDANTS 3 (The Big Sleep) With Dove Cameron Starts Filming May 22nd in Vancouver

It’s official. Descendants is about to become a threequel. Filming of the threequel starts May 22nd in metro Vancouver and is expected to wrap July 7th under the working title The Big Sleep. The hit Disney Channel musicals are about the teenage children of classic Disney villains. Mal, daughter of Maleficent: Dove Cameron. Evie, daughter [...]

SERIES FINALE: The Charmings (Ginnifer Goodwin & Josh Dallas) Return to ONCE UPON A TIME For Series Finale

Feels like old times. The Charmings are back for the Once Upon a Time series finale. Snow White and Prince Charming (real-life married couple Ginnifer Goodwin and Josh Dallas) are back for a few days of filming at The Bridge Studios. Just a few days left… #OnceUponATime — Adam Horowitz (@AdamHorowitzLA) April 3, 2018 [...]


The CW Renewed Supernatural for Season 14 Thanks #SPNFamily !!!! Looks like y’all are gonna be seeing a bit more of the Winchester brothers.. 😁👍 #Supernatural #season14 #AKF — Jared Padalecki (@jarpad) April 2, 2018 It’s official. A baker’s dozen +1. — Misha Collins (@mishacollins) April 2, 2018 Look who just got a [...]