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:

TV PILOTS: 6 Pilots – DOOMSDAY, REVERIE, THE TRUSTEE, THE CROSSING, WISDOM OF THE CROWD, THE GOOD DOCTOR – in Vancouver

Doomsday Network: ABC’s end-of-days pilot. Filming: March 11th to 31st. About: The Doomsday Project is a think tank formed after 9/11 and tasked with coming up with and figuring out how to stop possible terrorist plots and other doomsday disasters. Years after the program is shut down, the team reunites to respond to a disaster straight [...]

SHOOT: THE FLASH’s Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) at a Cemetery in the Future (Updated)

Update: This is from the upcoming Once and Future Flash episode where Barry Allen travels to future to try to find out who Savitar is. So it’s no longer a big spoiler that he talks to Joe West (Jesse L. Martin) at a grave, likely Iris’s. Photo added. Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) in a cemetery. [...]

NEXT: LEGENDS OF TOMORROW Moon Shot With Rip Hunter (Arthur Darvill) & Citizen Steel (Matthew MacCaull).

Commander Steele and Rip Hunter. Houston, We Have a Problem. The Legends look for Nate’s grandfather Commander Steel (Matthew MacCaull) in 1965 New York, aka downtown Vancouver.  Where did he go?  They find him in 1970 at NASA Headquarters where Commander Steel has hidden the last fragment of the Spear of Destiny. Rip Hunter (Arthur [...]

NEXT: THE FLASH in the Speed Force With the Ghosts of Eddie Thawne, Leonard Snart & Ronnie Raymond

  Into the Speed Force: Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) tries to rescue Wally West (Keiynan Lonsdale) from the Speed Force and meets Ghosts of His Past. Ever the hero Barry. — Eddie Thawne. Learning your lesson Barry. — Leonard Snart. Leave while you still can. — Ronnie Raymond. 🍡🎈@violettbeane @candicekp #TheFlashSeason3 pic.twitter.com/YHf60t5C6P — Rick Cosnett [...]

TV PILOTS: Meaghan Rath & Laverne Cox Cast as Cop & Con in ABC’s Female Buddy Pilot THE TRUSTEE

Meaghan Rath. Banshee image. Female buddy cop comedy in Vancouver? ABC pilot The Trustee brings together narcotics detective Eliza Radley (Meaghan Rath) and her precinct’s trustee Amanda Jones (Laverne Cox) — a con completing her prison sentence by doing odd jobs and filing for the police — in an unlikely partnership. Transgender actress Laverne Cox. [...]

TRAILER: Musical Crossover Duet with THE FLASH’s Grant Gustin & SUPERGIRL’s Melissa Benoist as 1940s Nightclub Singers

Updated with still photos. How do Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) and Kara Danvers (Melissa Benoist) end up in a musical? The Music Meister (fellow Glee alumnus Darren Criss) whammies Supergirl, putting her in a coma. Mon-El (Chris Wood) and Hank Henshaw (David Harewood) bring her to Earth 1 seeking Team Flash’s help. But the Music [...]

TRAILER: Who Called it? Teri Hatcher As Her Royal Highness on SUPERGIRL. And Chris Wood is the Prince of Daxam.

Her Royal Highness (Teri Hatcher) made a grand entrance at the end of this week’s Supergirl. Which leads to an uncomfortable dinner on March 20th.. Their Royal Highnesses Rhea (Teri Hatcher) & Lar-Gand (Kevin Sorbo),  the Prince of Daxam (Chris Wood) and Supergirl (Melissa Benoist). Mon-El….Prince of Daxam. This changes everything — Supergirl. As if [...]

NEW MOVIE: OVERBOARD Role Reversal With Anna Faris as Single Mom To Film in Vancouver This May

Remember Overboard with Goldie Hawn and Kurt Russell? About a spoiled rich woman who falls overboard from her yacht off the coast of Oregon and suffers amnesia. The local carpenter cons her into thinking she’s his wife and the mother of his four sons. But by the time her memory’s back, she’s happy with her [...]

SHOOT: Tom Cavanagh Directs THE FLASH, Mirror Master & Rosa Dillon in Trashed Downtown Vancouver Laneway

Tom Cavanagh is directing the current episode of The Flash in an artfully trashed alley in downtown Vancouver today. On set he’s as enthusiastic about directing the show as his character H.R. Wells is about the S.T.A.R. Labs Museum or last week’s Friends Day. The scene: Mirror Master (Grey Damon) and his girlfriend Rosa Dillon [...]

NEXT: More CaptainCharming (Colin O’Donoghue & Josh Dallas) Bromance on ONCE UPON A TIME Next Sunday

Update: Was so happy to have seen Hook ask Charming’s permission to propose to Emma. Until the big twist at the end of Murder Most Foul. Once Upon a Time cast Josh Dallas and  Colin O’Donoghue have entertained fans for years with their on-set bromance. Now that Hook is becoming part of the Charming family [...]

SPRING PREMIERE: Further Adventures of SwanQueen (Jennifer Morrison & Lana Parrilla) & New Robin Hood in ONCE UPON A TIME’s Wish Realm

Where did we leave off on Once Upon a Time? With the adventures of SwanQueen in the Wish Realm. Lana Parrilla Instagram. Emma (Jennifer Morrison) and Regina (Lana Parrilla) are stranded after missing a portal back home to Storybrooke because Regina couldn’t bear to leave a new version of her lost love Robin Hood (Sean [...]