Author Page For: Susan Gittins

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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: Four-Way Crossover of SUPERGIRL, THE FLASH, ARROW & LEGENDS OF TOMORROW

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DC TV’s four-night crossover kicks off at the end of Supergirl on Monday, November 28th. It begins on The Flash on Tuesday. Has a middle on Arrow’s 100th episode on Wednesday. And an end on Legends of Tomorrow on Thursday. Barry Allen introduces Supergirl to Oliver Queen, Diggle, Thea, Felicity, Iris, Cisco and the Legends [...]

SHOOT: THE FLASH in Vancouver’s Victory Square with Iris West & Big Bad Savitar?

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Is that the god of motion Savitar in the motion capture suit? The Flash season 3’s Big Bad. Update: Savitar revealed. Has Wolverine-style claws. The Flash returned to downtown Vancouver’s Victory Square last night for the third or fourth time in a month. A BC windstorm played havoc with the crew setup in mid-October and [...]

SHOOT: ONCE UPON A TIME’s CaptainCharming (Colin O’Donoghue & Josh Dallas) Bromance on the Steveston Docks

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David may I have your blessing to ask for Emma’s hand in marriage. — Hook. Once Upon a Time cast Colin O’Donoghue and Josh Dallas have entertained fans for years with an on-set bromance. Now it looks like their bro chemistry will extend to their characters Captain Hook and Charming — or CaptainCharming as the [...]

NEXT: The Guardian (Mehcad Brooks) & Mon-El (Chris Woods) Help SUPERGIRL (Melissa Benoist) in Downtown Vancouver

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The Guardian (Mehcad Brooks) debuts next Monday to help Supergirl (Melissa Benoist) after a parasite alien drains of her power. Mon-El (Chris Wood) considers a less than desirable new career which then leads him to contemplate his motives. Alex (Chyler Leigh) struggles with a new reality. Andrew Kreisberg and Caitlin Parris wrote the script based [...]

NEXT: SUPERNATURAL’s Sam & Dean Winchester (Jared Padalecki/Jensen Ackles) Stop Nazis from Resurrecting Hitler in Downtown Vancouver

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The One We’ve Been Waiting For. On tonight’s Supernatural, Everybody Still Hates Hitler. Sam and Dean Winchester (Jared Padalecki & Jensen Ackles) learn that some Nazi necromancers plan to resurrect Adolf Hitler whose soul is trapped in a 1930s gold pocket watch. Supernatural filmed this episode in and around the former Canada Post building in [...]

TONIGHT: ONCE UPON A TIME’s Evil Queen Threatens To Destroy Storybrooke Tonight If She Doesn’t Get Snow White’s Heart

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Snow's heart is the Evil Queen's #1 priority. pic.twitter.com/5jBw6Jz2Id — Once Upon A Time (@OnceABC) November 4, 2016 In a flashback to the Enchanted Forest, Bandit Snow dodges a bounty hunter known as the Woodcutter while shepherd David goes on a fateful journey to sell his family’s farm. In Storybrooke, the Evil Queen threatens to [...]

NEW DEETS: DISNEY DESCENDANTS 2 Photo of New Descendants Gil (Dylan Playfair), Uma (China Anne McClain) & Harry (Thomas Doherty)

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Disney Channel shared the first official photos of new Disney villain descendants — Gaston’s son Gil (Some Assembly Required’s Dylan Playfair); Ursula’s daughter Uma (China Anne McClain) and Captain Hook’s son Harry (Thomas Doherty) — today.  In the sequel to the wildly popular fairy tale musical Descendants — about the teenage children of classic Disney villains [...]

NEW MOVIE: FEVER HEART with Alexander Skarsgard & Carla Delevingne Expected to Film in Vancouver Early Next Year?

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Fever Heart is about an amnesiac (Alexander Skarsgard) who teams up with a circus sharp shooter (Cara Delevingne) to get back his memories. They will have to work together in a strange mystical land in order  to evade the violent tracker Blood Lieberman who’s out to get them. Ben Briand will direct the thriller and [...]

SHOOT: ONCE UPON A TIME’s Robin Hood (Sean Maguire) Reunites With Regina (Lana Parrilla) & The Storybrooke Gang in Steveston

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Outlaw Queen? Or is this a different version of Robin Hood? Robin Hood (Sean Maguire) and Regina (Lana Parrilla) are two of the people coming to Emma Swan (Jennifer Morrison)’s aid tonight. Along with Charming (Josh Dallas), Hook (Colin O’Donoghue) and Henry (Jared Gilmore). And Rumbelle (Robert Carlyle and Emilie de Ravin). But Emma seems [...]

SHOOT: ONCE UPON A TIME Cast Hugfest With Sean Maguire (Robin Hood) in Steveston

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Do you think they missed someone? Once Upon a Time cast had a big hugfest in the middle of Steveston this afternoon as they blocked tonight’s scenes. Who was there? Sean Maguire (Robin Hood back from the dead), Lana Parrilla (Regina), Robert Carlyle (Rumple), Emilie de Ravin (Belle), Jennifer Morrison (Emma), Colin O’Donoghue (Hook), Josh [...]

TRAILER: Lemony Snicket’s A SERIES OF UNFORTUNATE EVENTS With Neil Patrick Harris as Count Olaf

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The story of a very handsome actor and three selfish and ungrateful orphans who refuse to give him the enormous fortune their dead parents left behind – Count Olaf. Are you a fan of the Lemony Snicket books? Netflix’s A Series of Unfortunate Events  — with Neil Patrick Harris as the nefarious Count Olaf — streams early next [...]