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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TV PILOT: CW Pilot BATWOMAN With Ruby Rose To Film in Vancouver This March

Batwoman Pilot. Updated with change of director and castings. It’s official. Vancouver is Gotham City. The CW’s Batwoman pilot with Ruby Rose is on the BC Production List. Filming dates: March 1st to 25th. Last week I reported the pilot was expected to film here. Related: CW pilot Batwoman Expected to Film in Vancouver this [...]

SEASON 3: RIVERDALE Filming Heathers the Musical in Vancouver’s Point Grey High School

Riverdale Season 3. Riverdale High’s production of  Heathers the Musical is filming at Vancouver’s Point Grey High School. Can it top last year’s production of Carrie the Musical for off-stage drama, also filmed at Point Grey High? Heathers the musical is adapted from the 1988 cult movie starring Winona Ryder, Christian Slater and Shannen Doherty about teen [...]

PREMIERE: SIREN Season 2 With Eline Powell as Mermaid Premieres Tonight on Freeform

Siren Season 2. More mermaids are coming. Siren season 2 premieres tonight on Freeform. Imagine waking up and seeing all those mermaids… #Siren — Siren (@SirenTV) January 25, 2019 What’s it about: A mysterious young woman named Ryn arrives in Bristol Cove during its annual Mermaid Days Festival, which celebrates the local legend that this [...]

RESHOOTS: GOOD BOYS With Jacob Tremblay Returns to Vancouver February 1st-4th For More Filming

Good Boys. Vancouver’s own Jacob Tremblay is going R-rated in the Superbad-style comedy Good Boys which returns to the city for additional photography in early February. Additional photography: February 1st to 4th, 2019. Principal photography: July 23rd to September 11th, 2018. Cast: Jacob Tremblay, Midori Francis, Keith L. Williams, Brady Noon, Molly Gordon. It’s a coming-of-age [...]

TV PILOT: ABC Pilot THE HYPNOTIST’S LOVE STORY With Heather Graham Filming in Vancouver This March

TV Pilot. Updated with new filming dates. Heather Graham is co-starring in and producing the ABC pilot The Hypnotist’s Love Story in Vancouver this March. Filming dates: March 10th -March 27th. The pilot is adapted from the bestselling book by Big Little Lies author Liane Moriarty. What’s it about: after a string of failed romances, [...]

SEASON 4: First Look at SUPERGIRL’s Lex Luthor (Jon Cryer) in Vancouver

Supergirl Season 4. There’s a new Lex Luthor in town. Jon Cryer (Two and a Half Men) is Supergirl’s Lex Luthor. Michael Rosenbaum was Smallville’s Lex Luthor. We’ll meet Lena Luthor (Katie McGrath)’s brother Lex in Supergirl 4×15 O Brother Where Art Thou? Synopsis: Lex Luthor reaches out from prison to enlist Lena into one [...]

PREMIERE: THE MAGICIANS Season 4 With Hale Appleman as the Monster Debuts Tonight

The Magicians Season 4. Hale Appleman as the Monster. Eric Milner/SYFY. Magic is a Monster. Season 4 of The Magicians premieres on Syfy tonight with Hale Appleman as the Monster. Cast: Olivia Taylor Dudley (Alice Quinn), Jason Ralph (Quentin Coldwater), Stella Maeve (Julia Wicker), Hale Appleman (Eliot Waugh), Summer Bishil (Margo Hanson), Jade Tailor )Kady Orloff-Diasz), Trevor [...]

CAST: Chandler Riggs (The Walking Dead’s Carl) Filming A MILLION LITTLE THINGS in Vancouver

A Million Little Things Season One. Chandler Riggs on A Million Little Things. Updated with photos of Chandler Riggs on A Million Little Things. Caaaaarl! Carl aka Chandler Riggs is in Vancouver filming episodes of ABC’s A Million Little Things. After The Walking Dead killed off his character midway through its eighth season,  the young [...]

SEASON 5: Nora Doesn’t Want Her Dad To See Her Memories on Next Tuesday’s THE FLASH

The Flash Season 5. Dad can’t see my memories. –Nora. Nora is worried that her Dad will find out about her alliance with Eobard Thawne – Reverse Flash — in next week’s episode Memorabilia. When Sherloque (Tom Cavanagh) wants to use a memory machine on Barry (Grant Gustin) and Nora (Jessica Parker Kennedy) to help [...]

SEASON 7: Oliver & Emiko, Black Siren’s Backstory & the Ghost Initiative in David Ramsey-Directed ARROW

Arrow Season 7 David Ramsey directs his first episode of Arrow — Sins of the Past. One in which Oliver talks to his half-sister Emiko, we learn some of Black Siren’s backstory on Earth 2 and Diggle and Lyla restart the Ghost Initiative (aka Suicide Squad) on Earth 1. The past comes back to haunt both [...]

SEASON 4: There’s A New Lex Luthor in Town. Jon Cryer About to Suit Up on SUPERGIRL

Supergirl Season 4. There’s a new Lex Luthor in town. Jon Cryer’s Lex Luthor is smarter then everyone else — natch. But his Lex has a “sparkle in his eye” and is “just a large delicious villain”, Supergirl co-showrunner Jessica Queller tells EW. Two and a Half Men’s Cryer is Lena Luthor’s nefarious brother Lex. [...]