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: SIREN Season 2 With Eline Powell as the Mermaid Starts Filming in Vancouver

Siren Season 2 Filming from: July 26th to March 15th, 2019. We’re back. #SirenSeason2 has begun production. Video via @ElinePowell. — Siren (@SirenTV) July 26, 2018 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 [...]

SEASON 4: SUPERGIRL’s New Armoured Suit in Action on National City Fair Grounds Set in Vancouver

Supergirl Season 4. Jennifer Clarke, stunt double. Updated: Episode 4×04 Ahimsa. Season 4 villains Mercy & Otis Graves (Rhona Mitra & Robert Baker) use the device used to end Season 2’s Daxamite invasion but this time the atmosphere is flooded with Kryptonite instead of lead which almost kills Supergirl until Lena comes up with a [...]

BIG BUDGET: Part of CALL OF THE WILD With Harrison Ford Will Film in B.C. This Summer

Call of the Wild The latest big-budget adaption of Jack London’s novel about the Klondike gold rush of the 1890s stars Harrison Ford as prospector Jack Thornton. Almost all of it will be filmed in California except for three days in British Columbia late this August. Vancouver Filming Dates: August 22nd to 24th. Cast: Harrison [...]

SEASON 7: ARROW’s Oliver Queen’s in Jail. And Felicity (Emily Bett Rickards)’s a Barista?

Arrow Season 7. Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) outed himself as the Green Arrow last season and went to prison to protect his wife, son and team. Is that why Felicity (Emily Bett Rickards) is working as a barista with hot-pink-streaked hair? She’s hiding in plain sight. Felcity’s working as a barista with pink-streaked hair in [...]

SEASON 4: LEGENDS OF TOMORROW With Caity Lotz Heads to the Salem Witch Trials

Updated: The Legends of Tomorrow head back to Salem to the witch trials. Zari ends up on the pyre after trying to help a mother accused of being a witch. Production set up the pyre in Ladner’s North 40 Reserve Park. Two crewbies stand in for the actresses. Caity Lotz shared a stunt rehearsal for [...]

SEASON ONE: A MILLION LITTLE THINGS With David Guintoli & Grace Park Starts Filming in Vancouver

A Million Little Things season 1 Update: ABC ordered 4 more episodes for total of 17 =  filming until early February.. What’s it about: Four male friends from Boston are shocked when Jon, the one friend whose life seemed most together, commits suicide. That’s a wake up call to them and their significant others to [...]

SEASON 4: THE MAN IN THE HIGH CASTLE With Alexa Davolos and Rufus Sewell Starts Filming this September

The Man in the High Castle Season 4 Amazon officially renewed The Man in the High Castle for season 4. Filming Dates: September 17th to February 28th, 2019. Cast: Alexa Davolos, Rufus Sewell, Joel de la Fuente, Luke Kleintank, Stephen Root, Rupert Evans, Jason O’Mara, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa, Chelah Horsdal. Based on Philip K. Dick’s award-winning novel, The Man in [...]

BIG MOVIE: SuperBad-Style GOOD BOYS With Jacob Tremblay Starts Filming in Vancouver

Vancouver’s own Jacob Tremblay is going R-rated in the Superbad-style comedy Good Boys which starts filming today. Filming dates: July 23rd to September 11th. Cast: Jacob Tremblay, Midori Francis, Keith L. Williams, Brady Noon, Molly Gordon. It’s a coming-of-age story with Tremblay as the leader of a gang of 12-year-old boys who skip school for a [...]

COMIC CON: RIVERDALE Season 3 Teaser With Archie and the Gang in the Jalopy

After the worst summer ever, I want us to have a great, normal Labor Day weekend. — Archie Andrews. Archie Andrews was arrested in the season 2 finale, framed by Hiram Lodge for a murder he didn’t commit. Evil lurks in this town. #Riverdale returns Wednesday, October 10 on The CW. Stream for free on [...]

COMIC CON: SUPERNATURAL Season 14 Sneak Peek at Michael-Dean (Jensen Ackles) Out in The World

Humans don’t want peace and love. If they did, the world wouldn’t be the world. — MichaelDean. Supernatural gave its San Diego Comic Con fans a sneak peek at Archangel Michael in Dean Winchester’s meat suit talking to a Muslim man at prayer.  This clip is not in the teaser. Light will shine through the [...]

COMIC CON: Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) Gets His Flash Ring in THE FLASH Season 5 Teaser

I don’t have a suit. — Barry Allen. Actually I have a backup. Total fan favourite. — Nora West-Allen, his daughter from the future. Barry Allen finally gets his Flash ring. And another new suit. The future can come back to haunt you. The Flash premieres Tuesday, October 9 on The CW. Stream free: [...]