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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SEASON 6: ARROW Divided Into 2 Teams. Oliver Teams Up With Unlikely Ally in 2 Weeks

Two teams, one goal. New episodes of #Arrow return January 18 on The CW. — Arrow (@CW_Arrow) January 3, 2018 Arrow returns in two weeks with Division between Original Team Arrow and not-OTA. Synopsis: Despite losing half his team, Oliver Queen (Stephen Amell) remains confident that he, Felicity (Emily Bett Rickards) and Diggle (David [...]

SEASON 13: SUPERNATURAL’s Wayward Sisters Save Sam & Dean Winchester in Two Weeks

Sam and Dean…they’re missing. My name is Claire Novak. They saved me once. Now I’m going to save them. Claire and Kaia Behind the scenes. Supernatural gets Wayward as ……in two weeks. Synopsis: When Sam (Jared Padalecki) and Dean (Jensen Ackles) go missing, Jody Mills (Kim Rhodes) calls Claire Novak (Kathryn Newton), the rebellious rogue hunter, [...]

SEASON 4: Innocent or Guilty? THE FLASH Returns on January 16th With The Trial of The Flash

Innocent or guilty? The Trial of #TheFlash begins January 16 on The CW. — The Flash (@CW_TheFlash) January 3, 2018 Then don’t lie. Tell everyone you’re The Flash — Cecile to Barry Allen. If everyone knew my secret we’d never be able to stop running — Barry to Iris. As Barry’s trial for the [...]

TV MOVIE: Rob Lowe Expect to Direct & Star in Lifetime’s THE BAD SEED in Vancouver This Spring

Rob Lowe will do double duty on a reimagining of the cult horror film The Bad Seed. Lowe will direct and star as the father who must protect his seemingly perfect daughter Emma from hurting people. Written by Barbara Marshall and produced by the Wolper Organization, Lifetime’s Bad Seed is expected to film in Vancouver [...]

TONIGHT: THE X-FILES Season 11 with Fox Mulder & Dana Scully (David Duchovny & Gillian Anderson) Premieres

Updated: Where did we leave agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully? On a Washington, D.C. bridge with Mulder apparently dying from an alien virus unleashed on the world and an immune Scully desperate to save him. We pick up not long after the cliffhanger with the roles reversed. Mulder is driving around town and Scully [...]

SEASON 2: A SERIES OF UNFORTUNATE EVENTS With Neil Patrick Harris Streams March 30th on Netflix

There’s no happy endings, not here and not now, this Verse is all Fluctuation and woes, you might dream that justice and peace win the day, but that’s not how the Declaration goes .. . Count Olaf breaks the fourth wall in a A Message from Count Olaf to announce Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events [...]

SEASON 3: Reign (Odette Annable) Rampages as SUPERGIRL (Melissa Benoist) Recovers In Two Weeks

You were warned — Reign. Reign (Odette Annable) continues her rampage on National City as Supergirl stays in a dreamlike state, struggling to recover from her super fight with the Kryptonite. Production filmed Reign stopping a bank robbery in Vancouver’s historic 1911 banking hall in the Penhome Building at Homer & Pender. Got a few [...]

PIRATED: Filmed-in-Vancouver THE FLASH, PRISON BREAK & ARROW in Top Ten Most-Pirated Shows of 2017

It’s a dubious honour but still a huge compliment. Game of Thrones tops the most-pirated show for the sixth year in a row, according to Torrent Freak. Filmed-in-Vancouver The Flash made it on the list for the third year in a row, as did Arrow for the fifth year in a row — but the [...]

25 YEARS: THE X-FILES Fox Mulder & Dana Scully (David Duchovny & Gillian Anderson) Wrap in Vancouver

25 years of The X-Files — 9 seasons. 2 movies. 8 year gap. 2 event series. 25 years of night shoots, 25 years of frozen lips, 25 years of friendship. Happy wrap @davidduchovny. Thanks for taking this ride with me and I’ll see you in January! #TheXFiles — Gillian Anderson (@GillianA) December 22, 2017 [...]

TRAILER: Filmed-In-Vancouver OVERBOARD With Anna Faris, Eugenio Derbez & Eva Longoria

Anna Faris filming Overboard in Steveston’s Cannery Cafe. 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 [...]

SEASON 11: THE X-FILES Fox Mulder & Dana Scully (David Duchovny & Gillian Anderson)’s Chemistry

 Why is The X-Files successful…David and Gillian’s chemistry is ridiculous — Mitch Pileggi. David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson are the iconic FBI agents Fox Mulder and Dana Scully, who after nine seasons, two movies and an extended break returned to our screens in 2016 with a 6-episode event series. The X-Files came back this year [...]