SHOOT: GRUMPY CAT’S WORST CHRISTMAS EVER Returned to Coquitlam Centre Sunday

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Adorable, furry Grumpy Cat returned to Coquitlam Centre Sunday to continue filming her Lifetime movie Grumpy Cat’s Worst Christmas Ever. IM AT WORK AND THEYRE FILMING THE GRUMPY CAT MOVIE AND IM SO EXCITED — Shannon Corbeil (@smcorbeil) September 1, 2014 I SAW GRUMPY CAT AND IM SO HAPPY — Shannon Corbeil (@smcorbeil) September 1, 2014 Two years ago, Grumpy Cat was simply Tardar Sauce (real name), a cat with a permanent frown caused by feline dwarfism — until the brother of her owner, Tabby Bundesen, posted a photo on Reddit and a gazillion Internet memes, 5 million Facebook friends and 200,000 Twitter followers later, this cat is starring in her own Lifetime movie. Related: Grumpy Cat at Coquitlam Centre. [...]

TEASER: #OlicityKiss (Stephen Amell & Emily Bett Rickards) in ARROW S3

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Felicity Smoak (Emily Bett Rickards) on Arrow season 3: from #Olicity to Origin Story. From her long-anticipated tryst with Oliver (Stephen Amell) revealed in a season 3 teaser — and the  subject of breathless #OlicityKiss tweets from Olicity fans all day. To a dinner date that ends badly. To a rumoured flirtation with Ray Palmer, aka The Atom (Brandon Routh). To holding hands with Central City’s Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) on The Flash’s fourth episode. To her backstory “The Secret Origin of Felicity Smoak” filmed this week in Vancouver, where we meet her mother, played by Charlotte Ross. So this is THE BABE known as @charlotteross also known as #MamaSmoak — Emily Bett Rickards (@EmilyBett) August 25, 2014 And an [...]

SNEAK PEEK: 2-Hour FALLING SKIES Season 4 Finale Tonight on TNT

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Falling Skies goes into space in its season four finale tonight on TNT in the U.S. and Thursday night on Super Channel in Canada. The fifth and final season of Falling Skies will film from mid-September to late January in Vancouver.  

BTS: FALLING SKIES Films Scarlett Byrne & “Monk” on Stilts in Surrey’s Tynehead Park

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Lexi (Scarlett Byrne) appeared to turn against the Espheni and join her human family last week in the tenth episode of season four entitled Drawing Straws. Here is Falling Skies behind-the-scenes video of  Lexi talking to her Espheni father in the park. Screencap of filming Tynehead Park.   Screencaps of filming in Tynehead Park. Related: Falling Skies Films Scarlett Byrne & Overlord in Surrey’s Tynehead Park. Monk on stilts.

TRAILER: SEVENTH SON with Ben Barnes, Jeff Bridges and Julianne Moore


Adapted from Joseph Delaney’s The Wardstone Chronicles series, dark fantasy Seventh Son is about a Falcon Knight named Master Gregory (Jeff Bridges), who imprisoned an evil witch Mother Malkin (Julianne Moore) centuries ago. When she escapes, Gregory has until the next blood moon to train apprentice Tom Ward (Ben Barnes) — the seventh son of a seventh son — to fight her dark magic.  Ben Barnes & Jeff Bridges. Copyright Legendary Pictures Related: Seventh Son Films on Big Medieval Castle Set at Kent Hangar Field Seventh Son is in theatres on February 6th.  

TORONTO DEBUT: Twisted Bromance LAWRENCE & HOLLOMAN at Royal Cinema Tonight


Vancouver’s own feel-bad comedy Lawrence & Holloman takes Toronto tonight, with a premiere at The Royal Cinema on College Street followed by a Q&A with filmmakers & cast — plus an after-party. Adapted from a play by Morris Panych, Lawrence & Holloman is a darkly funny, sometimes insane buddy comedy about Lawrence (Ben Cotton), a boundlessly-optimistic lewd-and-crude department store suit salesman for whom everything goes right – until he meets Holloman (Daniel Arnold), a suicidal credit collector and malcontent. Suddenly everything goes wrong for Lawrence. Very wrong indeed. Daniel Arnold & Ben Cotton. Production Still from Lawrence & Holloman. Lawrence & Holloman the play is just the two actors on stage together, with each scene marking a new injury for [...]



Published August 28, 2014 on Vancouver is Awesome. Fake pregnancies. Transgender two-for-one pregnancies. Bloody thrillers. Romance in Hope? Mother-daughter con-women. Changing Chinatown. Discarded food experiment.  Three comedies, six dramas and four documentaries are featured in this year’s BC Spotlight program at the 33rd annual Vancouver International Film Festival. Start tweeting now about the best of B.C. to generate some buzz ahead of the festival which runs from September 25th to October 10th. THREE COMEDIES: Fake pregnancy comedy PREGGOLAND, double pregnancy romcom TWO 4 ONE and oddball comedy SONGS SHE WROTE ABOUT PEOPLE SHE KNOWS.  Preggoland - Jacob Tierney directs Preggoland but this fake pregnancy comedy belongs to Vancouver actor Sonja Bennett who wrote the screenplay and stars as 35-year-old Ruth, who pretends to [...]

SHOOT: Final Scene of ARROW’s 50th Episode with Stephen Amell & John Barrowman in Oceanic Plaza

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Wrapped Episode 50 of #Arrow last night with a scene two years in the making. — Stephen Amell (@amellywood) August 22, 2014 Malcolm Merlyn (John Barrowman) is “The Magician” in Arrow’s 50th episode, according to showrunner Mark Guggenheim. So what are Merlyn and frenemy/nemesis Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) talking about in this final scene filmed overnight in downtown Vancouver’s Oceanic Plaza? How Merlyn/The Dark Archer came back from the dead in Arrow’s season one finale? Will Merlyn vanish in the crowd? John Barrowman and Stephen Amell in a black toque are shown their marks and rehearse their long talk. John Barrowman and Stephen Amell set chairs on Pender Street. Stephen Amell as Oliver Queen and John Barrowman as Malcolm Merlyn — “The Magician”. [...]

SHOOT: Grumpy Cat at GRUMPY CAT’S WORST CHRISTMAS EVER at Coquitlam Centre

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Adorable, furry Grumpy Cat met some of her young fans this weekend at Coquitlam Centre, on a break from filming her Lifetime movie Grumpy Cat’s Worst Christmas Ever. My son got to meet @RealGrumpyCat today!!! — Ivan (@UkrainianCanuck) August 24, 2014 Related: Grumpy Cat’s Worst Christmas Ever Films in Coquitlam Centre. Two years ago, Grumpy Cat was simply Tardar Sauce (real name), a cat with a permanent frown caused by feline dwarfism — until the brother of her owner, Tabby Bundesen, posted a photo on Reddit and a gazillion Internet memes, 5 million Facebook friends and 200,000 Twitter followers later, this cat is starring in her own Lifetime movie. Filming of Grumpy Cat’s Worst Christmas Ever — with an [...]

VAN CON: Jensen Ackles Joins Twitter at Salute to SUPERNATURAL Convention

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What happened at the annual Salute to Supernatural convention in Vancouver this morning? Oh nothing much. Just Jensen Ackles joined Twitter and racked up a quarter of a million followers in a couple of hours. #JensenAcklesonTwitter Alright twitter…you win. #VanCon2014 #SPNFamily — Jensen Ackles (@JensenAckles) August 24, 2014  It’s official! I am hereby confirming that Jensen Ackles IS now on twitter. U R welcome @jensenackles #JensenAcklesOnTwitter — Jared Padalecki (@jarpad) August 24, 2014 There goes the neighborhood… RT @JensenAckles: Alright twitter…you win. #VanCon2014 #SPNFamily — Misha Collins (@mishacollins) August 24, 2014   .@jensenackles 2) only 140 characters per twit. 3) @jarpad‘s feed is all lies & 4) twitter won’t let u post pics with full-frontal nudity. — Misha [...]

IN THEATRES: IF I STAY with Chloe Grace Moretz & Jamie Blackley


If I Stay — in theatres now — is about 17-year-old musician Mia (Chloe Grace Moretz) who lies in a coma after a fatal car crash and must decide whether to stay or leave her life. Through flashbacks we see her primary relationships with her mother (Mireille Enos), friends (Liana Liberato) and boyfriend Adam (Jamie Blackley). Will she decide to live for love? Author Gayle Forman executive produced the adaption which filmed in and around Vancouver last autumn, including The Peak at Grouse Mountain. Just found out that @jamieblackley did all the vocals for his character Adam in #IfIStay… So when is your album coming out? Because WOW. — Mary and Louise (@PopCultureNexus) August 19, 2014 Thursday night’s late night screenings pulled in US$1.1 [...]