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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LOCATION: Disney’s DESCENDANTS 3 Villain Kids on Vancouver Island’s Woodwinds Estate

Disney musical Descendants 3 filmed at the private Woodwinds Estate in Qualicum Beach on Vancouver Island this week. The house already looks like it’s part of a fairy tale. What’s Descendants about? Teenage children of classic Disney villains who grew up on the Isle of the Lost are invited to go to school with the [...]

START: SIREN Season 2 With Eline Powell Starts Filming July 26th in Vancouver

Sirens Season 2 Filming from: July 26th to March 15th, 2019. Cast: Eline Powell, Alex Roe, Fola Evans-Akingola, Ian Verdun and Rena Owen. Finding mermaids was just the beginning. #SirenSeason2 is coming to @FreeformTV in 2019. #Siren #FreeformUpfront — Siren (@SirenTV) May 15, 2018 Celebrating #SirenSeason2 at the #FreeformUpfront with Alex Roe, Fola Evans-Akingbola and @ElinePowell. — [...]


DC TV in Vancouver This Fall’s DC Crossover: Batwoman & Gotham City join the Arrowverse. In order of premieres. The Flash season 5. Filming from:  July 6th to April 10th, 2019. Tuesdays at 8 p.m. on The CW. Premieres October 9th. Cast: Grant Gustin, Candice Patton, Tom Cavanagh, Carlos Valdes, Danielle Panabaker, Jesse L. Martin, Hartley [...]

START: A MILLION LITTLE THINGS With David Guintoli, Grace Park & James Roday Starts Filming July 24th in Vancouver

A Million Little Things season 1 Filming from: July 24th to December 12th. Cast: David Guintoli, James Roday, Romany Malco, Grace Park, Allison Miller, Christina Moses, Christina Ocho, Stephanie Szostak and Ron Livingston. Premieres this Fall on ABC — Wednesdays at 10 p.m. What’s it about: Eight friends — four men and four women — from [...]

START: RIVERDALE Season 3 With KJ Apa Starts Filming July 9th in Vancouver

Riverdale season 3. Filming from: July 9th to April 19th, 2019. Cast: KJ Apa, Lili Reinhart, Cole Sprouse,Camila Mendes, Madelaine Pesch, Casey Cott, Ashleigh Murray, Madchen Amick, Luke Perry, Marisol Nichols, Skeet Ulrich, Mark Consuelos, Vanessa Morgan, Charles Melton. Premieres this Fall on The CW on Wednesday nights at 8 p.m. How we left it: [...]

START: THE FLASH Season 5 With Grant Gustin Starts Filming July 6th in Vancouver

The Flash season 5. Filming from: July 6th to April 10th, 2019. Cast: Grant Gustin, Candice Patton, Tom Cavanagh, Carlos Valdes, Danielle Panabaker, Jesse L. Martin, Hartley Sawyer, Danielle Nicolet, Jessica Parker-Kennedy. Congrats to @TheBigHTonight and @DaniNicolet on becoming series regulars for season 5 of #TheFlash! We can’t wait to see more of you on [...]

LOCATION: DESCENDANTS 3 With Dove Cameron as Mal at the Woodwinds Estate on Vancouver Island

Musical Descendants 3 –about the teenage children of classic Disney villains — is  filming at the private Woodwinds Estate in Qualicum Beach on Vancouver Island. The house already looks likes it stepped out of a fairy tale. The Villain Kids aka VKS at Woodwinds. Disney 3 image. The Core Four: Dove Cameron as purple-haired Mal, daughter of [...]

START: Netflix’s LOST IN SPACE Season 2 Starts Filming September 4th in Vancouver

More Danger, Will Robinson. — The Robot. Updated Filming Dates: September 4th to January 30th, 2019. Netflix’s Lost in Space is expected to start filming season 2 in Vancouver on September 4th. And wrap early next year. More Danger, Will Robinson. Lost in Space Season 2 is coming. — Lost In Space (@lostinspacetv) May [...]

START: ARROW Season 7 With Stephen Amell Starts Filming July 6th in Vancouver

Arrow season 7 Filming from: July 6th to April 11th. Cast: Stephen Amell, Emily Bett Rickards, David Ramsey, Katie Cassidy, Echo Kellum, Juliana Harkavy, Rick Gonzalez and Colton Haynes. I’ve started training for S7 of Arrow, but I’m also still on vacation. So I’m having a healthy smoothie after my workout, but also putting rum in [...]

FINALE: SUPERGIRL Squad — Kara, Mon-El, Alura, Alex, The Guardian, Saturn Girl & Brainiac — in Season 3 Finale

Chyler Leigh. Melissa Benoist, Erica Durance, Chris Wood, The Guardian at Vancouver Art Gallery. Supergirl and her squad take on Serena and the worldkiller in an epic battle for Earth next Monday in the season 3 finale. Related: Supergirl Squad with Kara, Mon-El, Alura, Alex, Saturn Girl & the Guardian Film Season Finale. Who’s in [...]

TONIGHT: SUPERGIRL’s Mom Alura (Erica Durance) Suits Up & Comes to Earth to Stop Serena & the Worldkiller

CW image. Erica Durance as Alura Zor-El. Welcome to Earth. Tonight on Part One of the Supergirl season finale, Kara’s Mom Alura (Erica Durance) suits up and comes to Earth with Supergirl (Melissa Benoist) and Mon-El (Chris Wood) to stop Serena and the Worldkiller. What is Serena (Anjali Jay)’s nefarious plan for Earth? As one [...]