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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TRAILER: FIFTY SHADES FREED With Jamie Dornan & Dakota Johnson as Mr. & Mrs. Grey

The final chapter begins this Valentine’s Day. Watch the trailer, and book tickets now: — Fifty Shades Freed (@FiftyShades) November 6, 2017 Seattle billionaire Christian Grey (Jamie Dornan) and Ana Steele (Dakota Johnson) get married in the final chapter of the Fifty Shades triology. You may kiss the bride,” Reverend Walsh announces. — [...]

SCREENING: TOM & GRANT (Tom Cavanagh & Grant Gustin) Movie Cast & Crew Screening in Vancouver

Grant Gustin photos. This post has been updated. Tom Cavanagh and Grant Gustin’s crowd-funded short film Tom and Grant had its cast and crew screening tonight in Vancouver at the VanCity Theatre. The Flash buddies raised almost $100,000 on Indiegogo to fund 4 days of shooting the short film. What’s it about? Does it matter? [...]

GOODBYE: Wentworth Miller (Captain Cold) Moving On From THE FLASH and LEGENDS OF TOMORROW?

Is Wentworth Miller retiring Captain Cold/Leonard Snart this season on The Flash and Legends of Tomorrow? He’s definitely back for the crossover event —  Crisis on Earth X. And for some episodes after that. But what then? Frog Photography/@Frog Photo image. He will be missed. artwork via @kevinwada A post shared by @wentworthmiller on Nov [...]

SEASON 6: ARROW’s Dinah Drake (Juliana Harkavy) & Vincent Sobel (Johann Urb) under Vancouver’s Cambie Bridge

This post has been updated. Looks like we’re going to learn more about Dinah Drake (Juliana Harkavy) in Arrow season 6. Production filmed a Dinah walk-and-talk with what looks like Vinnie Sobel along the Vancouver seawall. Drake used to be a Central City police detective working with Sobel who was her partner and boyfriend. He died [...]

TONIGHT: SUPERNATURAL’s Sam & Dean & Jack (Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles & Alexander Calvert) On a Case

Lucifer’s spawn Jack (Alexander Calvert) tags along with Sam and Dean Winchester (Jared Padalecki & Jensen Ackles) as they investigate the many deaths of grief counselor Mia Vallens’s patients on tonight’s The Big Empty. Related: Supernatural’s Sam & Dean & Jack on Set in Vancouver. Now I understand why Jared and Jensen kept cracking up [...]

SEASON 11: THE X-FILES Fox Mulder & Dana Scully (David Duchovny & Gillian Anderson) in Ladner

A suited-up Fox Mulder and Dana Scully on set. The X-Files production turned parts of Ladner into Mud Lick today with David Duchovny as Mulder and Gillian Anderson as Scully arguing outside the library turned Mud Lick Police Station. It was awesome, just what I hoped for. Old school X-Files, Mulder & Scully bickering outside [...]

SEASON 2: RIVERDALE Festival in Langley with Archie (KJ Apa), Kevin (Casey Cott), the Lodges, Mayor & Sheriff

🎃🍬🍂#riverdale#filminglangley @WhatsFilming @yvrshoots @CW_Riverdale @marisolnichols @MarkConsuelos — ✌️Kayci (@kaycigough14) October 31, 2017 Filmed in Langley’s Williams Park. Halloween costumes. #HappyHalloween from the set of #Riverdale 🎃👻 We LOVE this hardworking, supportive, kick-ass crew!! Who do u think won our costume contest?? — Mädchen Amick (@madchenamick) November 1, 2017 [...]

SEASON 3: Christmas With SUPERGIRL (Melissa Benoist) in Downtown Super Fight With Reign (Odette Annable)

This post has been updated. What’s a DC Christmas without a super fight? Supergirl (Melissa Benoist) squared off against black leather-clad super villain Reign (Odette Annable) last night, hitting her with a car drive shaft. Reign –in turn — threw a car door at the Girl of Steel. Can’t wait to see this play out [...]

BIG MOVIE: Disney’s Christmas Comedy NOELLE With Anna Kendrick Starts Filming in Vancouver

It begins….. N O E L L E 🎥🎄 A post shared by Anna Kendrick (@annakendrick47) on Oct 25, 2017 at 11:27am PDT Santa’s daughter Noelle is taking over the family business. Anna Kendrick showed up on set in Vancouver today dressed as Noelle in a green dress and stockings which she instagrammed in the [...]

SEASON 6: Trio From Team ARROW at Big Belly Burger Truck in Vancouver

Is one of the Team Arrow newbies a traitor? Arrow filmed Curtis/Mr. Terrific (Echo Kellum), Dinah Drake/Black Canary (Juliana Harkavy) and Rene/Wild Dog (Rick Rodriguez) looking glum at a Big Belly Burger food truck parked at Vancouver’s Victory Square. In between takes, the three actors were all smiles. Curtis/Mr. Terrific (Echo Kellum), Dinah Drake/Black Canary [...]

BIG MOVIE: Disney’s North Pole Comedy NOELLE With Anna Kendrick, Bill Hader, Billy Eichner & Shirley MacLaine in Vancouver

Updated with name change to Noelle from Nicole. Santa’s daughter Noelle is taking over the family business. Disney’s North Pole comedy starts filming Monday, October 23rd, in Vancouver and Whistler. Related: North Pole Comedy Noelle With Anna Kendrick to Film in Vancouver This Fall? Anna Kendrick instagrams from Vancouver. Okay Vancouver, this is the first [...]