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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IN THEATRES: THE ART OF RACING IN THE RAIN With Denny (Milo Ventimiglia) & Enzo

The Art of Racing in the Rain. Denny and his faithful companion Enzo. Based on the best-selling novel by Garth Stein, The Art of Racing in the Rain is a heartfelt tale narrated by a witty and philosophical dog named Enzo (voiced by Kevin Costner). Through his bond with his owner, Denny Swift (Milo Ventimiglia), [...]

STREAMING: WU ASSASSINS with Iko Uwais, Katheryn Winnick, Lewis Tan & Byron Mann on Netflix

Wu Assassins Wu Assassins is streaming on Netflix. A martial arts supernatural crime drama? That’s a few genres. Cast: Iko Uwais, Katheryn Winnick, Lewis Tan, Byron Mann, Tommy Flanagan, Tzi Ma, Lawrence Kao, Celiu Au and Li Jun Li. Iko Uwais (Star Wars: The Force Awakens) is Kai Jin, a young chef in San Francisco’s Chinatown who’s [...]

TRIBUTE: BEVERLY HILLS, 90210 Cast Honors Luke Perry in BH90210 Premiere

Tribute to Luke Perry Welcome to paradise, man. Welcome to your dream come true. — Dylan McKay. Beverly Hills, 90210 cast paid tribute to Luke Perry in last night’s premiere of their meta-reunion BH90210. The biggest moment came in the final scene as Tori Spelling and Jennie Garth watch an old clip of Beverly Hills, [...]

REUNION: BH90210 Debuts Tonight With Faux 30th Anniversary BEVERLY HILLS 90210 Fan Event

BH90210 Beverly Hills 90210 cast are back tonight on the premiere of their meta-reunion BH90210. Playing heightened versions of themselves, original cast Tori Spelling, Jennie Garth, Brian Austin Green, Gabrielle Cateris, Ian Ziering and Jason Priestley come together at a faux Beverly Hills, 90210 fan convention in Las Vegas for the show’s 30th anniversary. The [...]

SEASON 1: Netflix’s THE BABY-SITTERS CLUB Starts Filming in Vancouver With Alicia Silverstone

The Baby-Sitters Club Season 1. The Baby-Sitters Club follows the adventures of five BFFs — Kristy Thomas, Mary Anne Spier, Claudia Kishi, Stacey McGill and Dawn Schafer — who launch a baby-sitting business in Stoneybrook, Connecticut. The Netflix series starts filming in Vancouver today. Filming dates: August 6th to October 15th. Cast: Alicia Silverstone, Mark Feuerstein. Episodes: 10 [...]

FINAL SEASON: ARROW’s Stephen Amell & David Ramsey Don’t Want To Say Bye to Oliver & Diggle

Arrow Final Season. Stephen Amell’s Twitter. I’m having an emotional time letting go of Oliver Queen — Stephen Amell. Luckily Arrow’s Stephen Amell and David Ramsey had some help coping from Supernatural’s Jensen Ackles and Misha Collins who crashed at least one of their interviews at the Television Critics summer press tour this weekend. And [...]

FINAL SEASON: SUPERNATURAL’s Jared Padalecki & Jensen Ackles Don’t Want To Say Bye To Sam & Dean Winchester

Supernatural Final Season. I hope this won’t be the last time I play Sam Winchester — Jared Padalecki. The best thing about Supernatural’s last appearance at the Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour this weekend: Matt Cohen (who plays a younger version of Papa Winchester) interviewed Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles (Sam & Dean Winchester) [...]

SEQUEL: TO ALL THE BOYS 3 in Fort Langley at Lara Jean’s House This Week

To All the Boys 3. Lana Condor as Lara Jean Covey.  Noah Centineo as Peter Kavinsky. Still from To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before. To All the Boys 3: Always & Forever Lara Jean is filming at the Covey house in Fort Langley this week. Cast: Lana Condor, Noah Centineo, John Corbett, Ross Butler, Anna Cathcart, [...]


DC Crossover: Crisis on Infinite Earths Everything is as it should be. The stage is set. Worlds will live. Worlds will die. And the universe will never be the same. Upcoming crossover Crisis on Infinite Earths will be the biggest and most complicated crossover yet — with Arrow, The Flash, Supergirl, Batwoman, Legends of Tomorrow [...]

FINAL SEASON: THE 100 Coming To End With Season 7 Filming in Vancouver This Summer/Fall/Winter

The 100 Season 7. Updated with season 6 finale deaths. The 100 is coming to an end with season 7, filming this  Summer, Fall & Winter in Vancouver. Showrunner Jason Rothenberg always wanted to end the series with season 7, CW President Mark Pedowitz told the TCA summer press tour today. With #The100 Season 6 [...]

SERIES: Midnight Society Back Soon in Nickelodeon’s ARE YOU AFRAID OF THE DARK?

Are You Afraid of the Dark? There’s a new Midnight Society for Nickelodeon’s reimagined version of the 1990s series Are You Afraid of the Dark? A group of kids meet in secret every week to tell scary stories in the woods. They’re called the Midnight Society. But when a new girl arrives in town and [...]