Author Page For: Susan Gittins

Profile:
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.
Posts by Susan Gittins:

BIG MOVIE: SONIC MOVIE With James Marsden & Jim Carrey in Ladysmith as Green Hills

Sonic Ladysmith is ready for its closeup as Green Hills, Montana, in the Sonic the Hedgehog movie. Filming in the Vancouver Island town began last Friday inside the Ladysmith Inn. Tomorrow is the first day out on the Main Street. What’s Sonic about? Sonic the Hedgehog (voiced by Ben Schwartz) and his pals Tails and Knuckles team [...]

SEASON 14: SUPERNATURAL Opener With MichaelDean (Jensen Ackles), Bearded Sam (Jared Padalecki), Bloodied Cas & Jack

Supernatural Season 14. Jensen Ackles. Humans don’t want peace and love. If they did, the world wouldn’t be the world. — MichaelDean. Sam & Dean Winchester are separated in Supernatural’s season opener. Archangel Michael from the Apocalypse World is using Dean as a meat suit. Title: Stranger in a Strange Land. In his travels, MichaelDean [...]

DC CROSSOVER: Elizabeth Tulloch Cast as Lois Lane for THE FLASH, ARROW, SUPERGIRL, BATWOMAN Crossover

DC Crossover The annual DC crossover on The CW may not have aliens or Nazis but it will have Superman (Tyler Hoechlin) in all three episodes and introduce his significant other Lois Lane. Grimm’s Elizabeth Tulloch will play the iconic Daily Planet journalist. Tyler Hoechlin spoke about the Clark Kent-Lois Lane relationship at a recent Heroes [...]

SEASON 4: SUPERGIRL’s Brainy (Jesse Rath) Fights Some Thugs in Downtown Vancouver

Supergirl Season 4. Brainy and his Legion ring.Brainy vs thugs. Supergirl filmed a big fight scene with Legion member Querl Dox/Brainiac 5 (Jesse Rath) in downtown Vancouver on Thursday. Brainy is walking down the street using some kind of device when he’s accosted by thugs in masks and grey hoodies. This 12th level intellect doesn’t [...]

SEASON ONE: CHILLING ADVENTURES OF SABRINA Teaser with Kiernan Shipka as the Teen Witch

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina. Season One. Welcome to Greendale, Witches. Based on the graphic novel The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, the new Netflix series tells the story of half-mortal, half-witch teen Sabrina Spellman (Kiernan Shipka) trying to balance a normal life as a sophomore at Baxter High in Greendale with her role as protector of the [...]

SEASON 3: What We Know About RIVERDALE Season 3 Premiere With Archie (KJ Apa) on Trial

Riverdale Season 3. Jack Rowand/The CW images. Archie Andrews’s arrest kicks off the drama of Riverdale season three as the gang tries to #FreeArchie and Hiram Lodge continues to flesh out his plans to control not only Riverdale, but the ever growing SoDale. Archie’s Mom Mary (Molly Ringwald) and former Mayor McCoy  (Robin Givens) defend [...]

SEASON 14: SUPERNATURAL’s Dean Winchester (Jensen Ackles) & the Impala in Cloverdale

Supernatural Season 14. Dean Winchester pulls his gun. Supernatural has spent four days filming episode  six of season 14 — title Curious Cravings — in Cloverdale as City of McCook. Today Supernatural filmed a sequence of Dean (Jensen Ackles) in his “fed suit” getting out of the Impala and walking towards Brown County Public Library. He [...]

SEASON 2: LOST IN SPACE On Location in South Iceland & the Alberta Badlands

Lost in Space Season 2 After crash-landing on an alien planet, the Robinson family fight against all odds to survive and escape. Season 2 of Netflix’s Lost in Space is starting off with some big on-location filming. Cast: Molly Parker, Toby Stephens, Maxwell Jenkins, Taylor Russell, Mina Sundwall, Parker Posey and Ignacio Serricchio. Cast and key Vancouver department heads flew [...]

TONIGHT: THE BAD SEED With Rob Lowe & Mckenna Grace Premieres on Lifetime

Basket of kisses. Basket of kisses. Basket of kisses. — Emma. Rob Lowe did double duty on the reimagining of horror film The Bad Seed for Lifetime. Lowe directed and starred as the father who must stop his seemingly perfect daughter Emma from hurting people. Cast: Rob Lowe, Mckenna Grace, Patty McCormack, Sarah Dugdale. Mckenna [...]

CAST: THE FLASH’s Jessica Camacho Joins Netflix’s ANOTHER LIFE Filming in Vancouver.

Another Life Season One. Starbucks for Niko. Netflix series Another Life stars Katee Sackoff as astronaut Niko Breckenridge who leads a young crew into outer space to trace the origins of an alien artifact in what might turn out to be a one-way trip. Filming Dates: August 20th to November 20th. The Flash’s Jessica Camacho has [...]

SEASON 14: Director Dick aka Richard Speight Jr. Directs SUPERNATURAL’s Jensen Ackles & Alexander Calvert

Supernatural Season 14 Dean & Jack. Jensen Ackles & Alexander Calvert. Director Dick is back. Richard Speight Jr. is directing episode six of season 14. Title: Curious Cravings. Supernatural turned Coast Country Diner in Cloverdale into Dicks Red Rooster Diner. Dicks . . .get it? Dean Winchester (Jensen Ackles) and Jack (Alexander Calvert) spotted on [...]