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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SEASON 2: CHARMED Starts Filming a New Season in Vancouver in Late July

Charmed Season 2 Charmed returns for a second season of filming with the Power of Three in Vancouver. Filming dates: July 24th to April 16th, 2020. Cast: Melonie Diaz, Madeleine Mantock, Sarah Jeffery, Rupert Evans. New showrunners: Liz Kruger and Craig Shapiro. What’s it about: After the tragic death of their mother Marisol, three sisters [...]

SEASON 2: Netflix’s THE HAUNTING Sequel THE HAUNTING OF BLY MANOR To Film in Vancouver This Fall

The Haunting of Bly Manor In a surprise twist, Netflix’s The Haunting of Hill House sequel The Haunting of Bly Manor is expected to film in Vancouver not Atlanta this Fall. Filming dates: September 30th to February 21st, 2020 via BC Production List. Showrunner: Mike Flanagan. Adapted from the Henry James novel The Turn of [...]

SEASON 4: RIVERDALE Starts Filming New Season in Vancouver in Early July

Riverdale Season 4 We have to burn all of our clothes, including Jughead’s beanie. We’ll wash off the blood in the swimming hole. After tonight, we never speak of this ever. Not to each other. Not to our parents. No one. We finish our senior year, we graduate, and we go our separate ways. That [...]

CANCELLED: Syfy Cancels DEADLY CLASS After One Season. Filmed in Vancouver.

Deadly Class Syfy has not renewed its cult hit Deadly Class, which was filmed in Vancouver. Anyone know of any Streaming Channels ,that want a kick ass show ? #savedeadlyclass #deadlyclass #keepcalmandhaveacamomile — Benedict Wong (@wongrel) June 6, 2019 It was such a long wait for the decision that it doesn’t come as a [...]

BIG MOVIE: Keanu Reeves Cameo on Netflix Romcom ALWAYS BE MY MAYBE With Ali Wong

Always Be My Maybe Updated: Keanu Reeves plays an exaggerated version of himself in Netflix romcom Always Be My Maybe. He’s the guy Ali Wong’s restauranteur Sasha has freaky-ass sex with. And then the pair double date with Randall Park’s Marcus and his girlfriend Jenny. Arrow’s Stephen Amell is a fan. If Keanu Reeves doesn’t [...]

LEO AWARDS: UNSPEAKABLE is Best Dramatic Series. VAN HELSING & Other Winners.

Leo Awards Best of BC-Made Film and Television Best Dramatic Series Unspeakable: Producers Robert Cooper, Neil Champagne, Lily Hui, Lawren Bancroft-Wilson, John Lenic. Best Direction Anne With an E: Anne Wheeler. Best Screenwriting Blood and Water: Christopher C. Chan. Best Lead Performance by a Male Van Helsing: Jonathan Scarfe. Best Lead Performance by a Female The Bletchley Circle: [...]

LEO AWARDS: Can Briana Buckmaster Repeat for Her Performance as SUPERNATURAL’S Sheriff Donna?

Leo Awards – Guest Female Performance. Can Briana Buckmaster repeat tonight? #spanx #LeoAwards19 — B R I A N A B U C K M A S T E R (@OfficialBrianaB) June 2, 2019 She’s up for another Leo Award for her guest performance as Sheriff Donna, this time on Supernatural season 13. Congratulations [...]

LEO AWARDS: ARROW Wins Best Stunt Coordination For Slabside Prison Fight

Leo Awards – Best Stunt Coordination Arrow – Winner. Eli Zagoudakis, Jeff Robinson The Slabside Redemption. Prison fight. Congratulations Eli Zagoudakis & Jeff Robinson for winning Best Stunt Coordination in a Dramatic Series For @CW_Arrow – The Slabside Redemption #Leoawards19 — Leo Awards (@leoawards) June 2, 2019 Other Nominees Charmed Rick Pearce Other Women. Colony [...]

PREMIERE: THE CASTEEL FAMILY SAGA With Jason Priestley Premieres July 27th on Lifetime

The Casteel Family Saga Adapted from V.C. Andrews’s five-book series about an incestuous, twisted family, The Casteel Family Saga premieres July 27th on Lifetime. Jason Priestley is the Big Bad Tony Tatterton and directed the third in the series, Fallen Hearts. Cast: Jason Priestley, Annalise Basso,  Julie Benz, Chris William Martin, Chris McNally, Kelly Rutherford, Daphne Zuniga, Lizzie Boys, Keenan Tracey, Jennifer Laporte, Max Lloyd-Jones, Cindy Busby, James [...]


A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting When babysitter Kelly Ferguson’s charge is kidnapped by monsters, Kelly is recruited by a secret society of badass babysitters, who protect children destined to change the world. Filming dates: August 6th to October 16th. Cast: Writer: Joe Ballarini Director: Rachel Talalay Producers: Ivan Reichman A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster [...]

SEASON 1: BATWOMAN With Ruby Rose Starts Filming in Vancouver on July 4th

Batwoman Season One. They think I’m Batman — Kate Kane. Batwoman with Ruby Rose starts filming season one in Vancouver this summer. Preliminary order? And then picked up for full season? Or shortened season? Filming dates: July 4th to December 2nd. Related: CW Upfront Previews Batwoman with Ruby Rose Kate Kane/Batwoman origin story. Predates the [...]