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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TRIBUTE: Disney’s DESCENDANTS 3 Honors Cameron Boyce In the Credits

Cameron Boyce. Tonight’s premiere of Descendants 3 is dedicated to Cameron Boyce and is a celebration of his talent and the joy he brought to the world. You’ll always be in our hearts, Cameron ❤️. On last night’s premiere, Disney’s Descendants 3 paid tribute to Cameron Boyce, who died at age 20 almost a month ago from [...]

FINAL SEASON: SUPERNATURAL’s Sam & Dean & Cas & Jack & Pogo the Clown Film Premiere This Week

Supernatural Final Season. Misha Collins Twitter. Image by Frieda Norman. Sam & Dean & Cas & Jack rolling in Baby. Wait a minute…Jack’s back from the dead…with sunglasses covering his burnt out eyes? And weren’t Sam & Dean & Cas surrounded by a horde of the undead risen from their graves in the season 14 [...]

EVENT SERIES: Stephen King Will Write Last Episode of THE STAND Filming in Vancouver This Fall/Winter

The Stand. Stephen King is writing the last episode of a new 10-episode adaption of his post-apocalyptic horror novel The Stand, filming in Vancouver this Fall/Winter. The CBS All-Access limited series will have a new coda not found in Stephen King’s novel. Filming dates: September 16th to March 11th. Working Title: Radio Nowhere. Related: A New [...]

SEASON ONE: NANCY DREW With Kennedy McMann & The Drew Crew South of Vancouver

Nancy Drew Season One. Nancy Drew (Kennedy McMann) is ready to solve more mysteries. The CW series started filming season one in Vancouver last week and today it’s Steveston playing the teen detective’s hometown Horseshoe Bay, Maine for a Seawater Ceremony. Filming dates: July 22nd to December 9th. Related: Nancy Drew With Kennedy McMann Starts [...]

SEASON 6: THE FLASH’s Iris West-Allen (Candice Patton) Faces Off Against?

The Flash Season 6. Candice Patton in downtown Vancouver. Iris West-Allen. Who is she confronting? We know that the first Big Bad of season 6 of The Flash is Dr. Ramsey Rosso (Sendhil Ramamurthy) who becomes villain Bloodwork. Related: The Flash Season 6’s First Big Bad is Dr. Ramsey Rosso (Sendhil Ramamurthy) aka Bloodwork. Flash season 6 [...]

SEASON 2: UFO Series PROJECT BLUE BOOK With Aidan Gillen & Michael Malarkey in Steveston as Roswell

Project Blue Book Season 2. Aidan Gillen and Michael Malarkey admiring “Amy” — named after Amy Adams who drove it in Big Eyes. Between 1952 and 1969, the US Air Force investigated over 12,000 reported sightings of UFOs. This top-secret government program was codenamed Project Blue Book. History Channel’s hit UFO series Project Blue Book [...]

FINAL SEASON: SUPERNATURAL’s Jensen Ackles Directs Jared Padalecki in Sam & Dean-Centric Atomic Monsters

Supernatural Final Season. Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles. Updated with Jensen Ackles instagram. Jensen Ackles directs the first filmed episode of Supernatural’s final season. Atomic Monsters — episode four of season fifteen — is Sam & Dean Winchester-centric. This is Ackles’s sixth time directing a Supernatural episode. Related: Jensen Ackles to Direct Supernatural’s First Filmed [...]

FINAL SEASON: Katie Cassidy Directing ARROW’s Leap of Faith – Episode 3 of Season 8

Arrow Final Season. Katie Cassidy Rodgers. Katie Cassidy directs. Katie Cassidy Rodgers will be directing Leap of Faith, episode 3 of  Arrow season 8. She’s in Director’s Prep right now. Throughout the years I always have wanted to, and I just started shadowing more and shadowing more, and I recently did the Warner Bros. directors’ program, [...]

TRIBUTE: Vancouver’s Gabe Khouth (ONCE UPON A TIME’s Sneezy) Dies Much Too Soon at 46

Gabe Khouth. Gabe Khouth died this week riding his motorcycle. Anyone who followed Gabe on Twitter knows how much he loved riding his motorcycle around B.C. with his friends. On July 23rd, my friend, Gabe Kouth appeared to suffer a cardiac arrest while riding his motorcycle and tragically died as a result. Gabe ALWAYS put [...]

SEASON 7: WHEN CALLS THE HEART Starts Filming New Season With Erin Krakow This Summer

When Calls the Heart Season 7. Kevin McGarry, Erin Krakow, Chris McNally. Revised filming dates. When Calls the Heart returns to Langley this Summer and Fall to film season 7 after a dramatic year — both on and off screen. Filming dates: August 26th to December 16th. Cast: Erin Krakow, Jack Wagner, Pascale Hutton, Kavan Smith, Kevin McGarry, Chris [...]

SEASON ONE: NANCY DREW Series With Kennedy McMann Starts Filming in Vancouver

Nancy Drew Season One. Nancy Drew (Kennedy McMann) is ready to solve more mysteries. The CW series starts filming season one in Vancouver today with Horseshoe Bay, BC, as the teen detective’s hometown Horseshoe Bay, Maine. Filming dates: July 22nd to December 9th. Related: The CW Previews Nancy Drew at the NYC Upfront. The Drew [...]