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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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 & 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, 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 Boston are shocked [...]

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. Netflix’s Lost in Space is expected to start filming season 2 in Vancouver on September 4th. And wrap in early March next year. More Danger, Will Robinson. Lost in Space Season 2 is coming. — Lost In Space (@lostinspacetv) May 14, 2018 The remake of the classic [...]

BIG MOVIE: Sam Raimi’s BERMUDA TRIANGLE With Ryan Reynolds Now Expected to Film This Fall in Vancouver & Hawaii?

Sam Raimi’s next movie The Bermuda Triangle — starring Ryan Reynolds — is now expected to film this Fall in Vancouver and Hawaii? Related: Sam Raimi’s Bermuda Triangle Expected to Film in Vancouver & Hawaii this Spring. Bermuda Triangle was expected to start in March but that was pushed to May and now it’s expected [...]

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, 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 it. — Stephen Amell (@StephenAmell) June [...]

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 [...]

SEASON 4: THE MAGICIANS Starts Filming Season 4 in Vancouver Today

Syfy’s The Magicians started filming season 4 in metro Vancouver today. The floor outside the office of Dean Fogg. Day 1 of shooting Season 4. #TheMagicians — John McNamara (@johnthemcnamara) June 11, 2018 Based upon Lev Grossman’s best-selling books, The Magicians began with Quentin Coldwater’s arrival at Brakebills University, a school dedicated to training Magicians. [...]