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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NEW MOVIE: Netflix’s THE MAIN EVENT With WWE Stars Kolf Kingston, The Miz, Sheamus in Vancouver

The Main Event. Updated: Netflix and WWE’s first family movie together — The Main Event — starts filming in Vancouver this week. Vancouver filming dates: June 19th to August 12th. A bullied 11-year-old boy (Seth Carr) with aspirations of one day becoming a WWE superstar gets to live out his dream when he discovers a [...]

SEASON 2: Amazon’s Anti-Superheroes Series THE BOYS Starts Filming New Season in Toronto

The Boys Season 2. The Vigilantes. Vigilantes vs Out-of-Control Superheroes. A group of vigilantes set out to take down corrupt superheroes who abuse their superpowers. Season 2 of messed-up superhero show The Boys starts filming in Toronto, as a new trailer drops for season one, which streams July 26th on Amazon Prime. Toronto filming dates: [...]

SEASON 2: Netflix’s Super Dysfunctional Family THE UMBRELLA ACADEMY Starts Filming New Season in Toronto

The Umbrella Academy Season 2 Super. Dysfunctional. Family. Season 2 of Netflix streaming hit The Umbrella Academy starts filming in Toronto today. A disbanded group of superheroes reunite after the death of their adoptive father Sir Reginald Hargreeves, who trained them to save the world. According to data released by Netflix, season one of The Umbrella [...]

NEW SERIES: Netflix’s THE BABY-SITTERS CLUB Films in Vancouver This Summer

The Baby-Sitters Club Season 1. The Baby-sitters Club follows the adventures of five BFFs who launch a baby-sitting business. The Netflix series films in Vancouver this summer. Filming dates: August 6th to October 15th. Cast: Episodes: 10 half-hour episodes. Based on Ann M. Martin’s best-selling book series, The Baby-sitters Club follows the friendship and babysitting [...]

SEASON 3: Mermaids Tale SIREN Films a New Season in Vancouver This Summer/Fall.

Siren Season 3. Mermaids tale Siren will be filming season 3 in Vancouver this Summer/Fall. Filming dates: August 1st to December 6th. There’s still so much to explore. #Siren Season 3 is coming to @FreeformTV. — Siren (@SirenTV) May 14, 2019 What’s it about? A mysterious young woman named Ryn (Eline Powell) arrives in Bristol Cove during [...]

NEW SERIES: NANCY DREW With Kennedy McMann Filming in Vancouver This Summer/Fall

Nancy Drew Season 1. Watch out Archie. Nancy Drew is trying to steal the title of murder capital of The CW from Riverdale.  Nancy Drew (Kennedy McMann) has more detecting to do in Horseshoe Bay. The CW series is filming in Vancouver this Summer and Fall with Horseshoe Bay, BC, as the teen detective’s hometown [...]

BIG MOVIE: Dan Aykroyd, Bill Murray & Sigourney Weaver Join GHOSTBUSTERS 3 Filming in Calgary This Summer

Ghostbusters 3 Ghostbusters 3 is not a reboot. It’s a followup of the original films with Dan Aykroyd, Bill Murray and Sigourney Weaver reprising their roles. Ghostbusters 3 films in Calgary this summer. Filming dates: July 13th to October 10th. Thirty years after the events of Ghostbusters & Ghostbusters 2, a family moves back home to a [...]

CASTING: Alyson Hannigan Joins Disney+ Adaption FLORA & ULYSSES Filming in Vancouver

Flora & Ulysses Alyson Hannigan returns to Vancouver to join upcoming steaming channel Disney+’s adaption of Flora & Ulysses as Flora’s mother Phyllis — with Ben Schwartz as Flora’s father. Working title: Pushpin. Filming dates: June 23rd to August 22nd. Alyson Hannigon — a Buffy the Vampire Slayer and How I Met Your Mother alum [...]

TV PILOTS: neXt With John Slattery Pilot Filmed in Vancouver. Series Will Film in Chicago.

neXt Update: neXt series will film in Chicago not Vancouver. Everything is watching you — John Slattery at the Fox Upfront. Is A.I. event series neXt with John Slattery filming in Vancouver this Fall/Winter? Filming dates: October 22nd to February 14th, 2020. Cast: John Slattery, Fernanda Andrade, Jason Butler Harner, Eve Harlow, Aaron Moten, Michael Mosley, Elizabeth [...]

PART 3: CHILLING ADVENTURES OF SABRINA’s Brina Dressed as Baxter High Cheerleader?

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Part 3. Brina in a Baxter High cheerleader uniform? Just like the graphic novel. Netflix streaming hit Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Part 3 is filming in Cloverdale today in the Oasis Courtyard and Cerberus Books & Spirits set. Parts 3 & 4 filming dates: May 17th to February 20th, 2020. Sixteen [...]

SEASON 5: THE MAGICIANS Starts Filming New Season in Vancouver Down One Cast Member

The Magicians Season 5. The Magicians is back filming season 5 in Vancouver but without Jason Ralph as Quentin Coldwater. Filming dates: June 10th to November 8th. The remaining cast had dinner in Vancouver on the weekend. Cast: Olivia Taylor Dudley (Alice Quinn), Stella Maeve (Julia Wicker), Hale Appleman (Eliot Waugh), Summer Bishil (Margo Hanson), Jade Tailor [...]