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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PREMIERE: TOM and GRANT From THE FLASH Buddies Debuts February 27th on Vimeo

Tom and Grant. Quit Your Day Job. Tom Cavanagh and Grant Gustin’s crowd-funded short film Tom and Grant debuts February 27th on Vimeo. If you wanna watch a hilarious short flick about two idiot small time crooks starring Grant Gustin and @CavanaghTom, make your way to – you might catch some music written by [...]

TV PILOT: Pop Pilot RIDE OR DIE About Spin Class Murder Starts Filming In Vancouver

Pop Pilot Ride or Die Murder in a spin class? Films: February 25th to March 2nd. Cast: Marley Shelton, NeNe Leakes, Molly Sims, Jennifer Landon, Tawny Newsome. When an elite spin studio is rocked by a strange murder, a down-on-her-luck outsider teams up with a true-crime buff to find the killer. Director: Zoe Cassavetes. From [...]

SEASON 14: SUPERNATURAL’s Dean & Mary & Baby (Jensen Ackles & Sam Smith & Impala) in the Snow

Supernatural Season 14. Samantha Smith image. Baby, it’s cold outside. Dean & Mary & Baby in the snow. Supernatural season 14 hasn’t been Sam & Dean Winchester in every episode. We’ve seen other groupings: Sam & Jody. Dean & Jack. Sam & Charlie. Dean & Donna. Sam & Cas. Jo & Cas. And now Dean & Mary [...]

CASTING: Dougray Scott as Kate Kane’s Father in CW Pilot BATWOMAN Filming in Vancouver

Batwoman Pilot. Dougray Scott. Dougray Scott is coming to Vancouver to play Kate Kane’s father on The CW pilot Batwoman, filming here in March. Films: March 4th to 25th. Cast: Ruby Rose. Dougray Scott, Rachel Skarsten, Meagan Tandy, Camrus Johnson, Nicole Kang. Armed with a passion for social justice and a flair for speaking her [...]

TV PILOT: CBS Police Procedural Pilot ALIVE (formerly FRANKENSTEIN) To Film in Vancouver This March

CBS Pilot Alive. Camille Feinberg illustration. Update: Name change to Alive from Frankenstein. CBS police procedural pilot Alive is expected to film in Vancouver this March. Filming dates: March 19th – April 15th. Cast: A San Francisco homicide detective is mysteriously brought back to life by Dr. Victor Frankenstein, after being killed in the line [...]

THE END: THE MAN IN THE HIGH CASTLE Season 4 Is The Last to Film in Vancouver

The Man in the High Castle Season 4 Will it be the end of the worlds as we know it? The Man in the High Castle has wrapped filming of its series in Vancouver. Filming Dates: September 17th to March 15th. Rufus Sewell. Officially unemployed! — Rufus Sewell (@FredrikSewell) March 17, 2019 Chelah Horsdal. Day [...]

TV PILOTS: BATWOMAN, THE LOST BOYS, NANCY DREW Among 10 TV Pilots Filming in Vancouver This March

TV Pilots In Order of Start Dates. Updated as new information becomes available. CW Pilot Batwoman Films: March 4th to 25th. Cast: Ruby Rose. Dougray Scott, Rachel Skarsten, Meagan Tandy, Camrus Johnson, Nicole Kang, Elizabeth Anweis. Kate Kane/Batwoman origin story. Predates the Crossover Elseworlds. Writer/Producer: Caroline Dries. Director: Marcos Siega. ABC Pilot The Hypnotist’s Love Story. Films: March 10th [...]

TV PILOT: CBS Pilot THE REPUBLIC OF SARAH To Film in Vancouver This March

CBS Pilot The Republic of Sarah. Updated. A small New Hampshire town declares itself an independent nation under a young Mayor. CBS pilot Republic of Sarah films in Vancouver this March. Filming dates: March 11th to March 26th. Cast: Sarah Drew, Carlos Leal, Jonathan Slavin, Kirsten Nelson, James Lesure. A small New Hampshire town is thrust [...]

TV PILOT: ABC Pilot STUMPTOWN To Film in Vancouver This March

ABC Pilot Stumptown. Stumptown is a nickname for Portland, Oregon. ABC pilot Stumptown is inspired by the Greg Rucka graphic novels about army-veteran-turned-private investigator Dex Parios, who solves other people’s messes in Portland with a blind eye to her own. Filming dates: March 11th to March 22nd. Cast: Cobie Smulders. Writer/producer: Jason Richman. Director: James Griffiths. [...]

TEASER: DESCENDANTS 3 With Dove Cameron as Mal Coming This Summer on Disney Channel

Descendants 3. Disney’s third and final instalment in its popular Descendants trilogy airs this summer. What’s Descendants about? Teenage children of banished Disney villains, who grew up on the Isle of the Lost, are invited to go to school with the children of Disney heroes in the Kingdom of Auradon, to see if they can [...]

SEASON 14: Jo (Danneel Harris Ackles) & Cas (Misha Collins) on SUPERNATURAL Set For Game Night

Supernatural Season 14. Jo & Cas Supernatural season 14  hasn’t been Sam & Dean Winchester in every episode. We’ve seen other pairings: Sam & Jody. Dean & Jack. Sam & Charlie. Dean & Donna. Sam & Cas. And now Jo & Cas. Here’s Sister Jo (Danneel Harris Ackles) walking away from Castiel (Misha Collins) at a pawn [...]