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.
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PREMIERE: Navy Seal Drama SIX Season 2 With Olivia Munn Premieres Tonight on History Channel

This is a capture/kill mission. But I’ll take him any way I can. — CIA Officer Gina Cline (Olivia Munn). Inspired by real Navy SEAL missions,  SEAL team SIX goes after the killers of their former team leader Richard “Rip” Taggart (Walton Goggins) in season 2. Team SIX and their loved ones: Joe “Bear” Graves [...]

FINALE: Liv (Rose McIver)’s in Trouble on iZOMBIE Season Finale Tonight

Liv’s in trouble on the iZombie season finale. Grab a drink, put your fingers on the glass real weird and tune in to the #iZombie season finale tonight. It is not for the faint hearted. And we are all live tweeting it together for the west coast! pic.twitter.com/e4BlPdpmIy — Rose McIver (@imrosemciver) May 28, 2018 [...]

FAN FEST: ARROW’s Olicity (Stephen Amell & Emily Bett Rickards), OTA & Mavi at the Heroes & Villains Fan Fest in London.

My Dad is the Green Arrow. — Mavi. Stephen Amell’s daughter Mavi, who’s the worst keeper of her Dad’s secret identity, spilled the tea again at the Heroes & Villains Fan Fest in London this weekend, telling the crowd her Dad’s the Green Arrow. Mavi showed up on stage. It was the best thing what [...]

LEO AWARDS: Night One With Production Design Nominees GHOST WARS, iZOMBIE & RIVERDALE

Updated: Leo Awards Best Production Design Nominees WINNER – Riverdale Season 2 Premiere Tony Wohlgemuth A Kiss Before Dying Tony Wohlgemuth win for Best Production Design in a Dramatic Series – Riverdale: A Kiss Before Dying #LeoAwards18 — Leo Awards (@leoawards) May 27, 2018 Ghost Wars James Robbins Death’s Door   iZombie Matthew Budgeon izombie [...]

LEO AWARDS: Night One with Costume Design Nominees GHOST WARS, LEGENDS OF TOMORROW, RIVERDALE & VAN HELSING

Updated: Leo Awards: Costume Design Nominees:   WINNER – Ghost Wars Candace Cruikshank Whatever Happened to Maggie Rennie. Candace Cruikshank wins for Best Costume Design in a Dramatic Series -Ghost Wars: Whatever Happened to Maggie Rennie #LeoAwards18 — Leo Awards (@leoawards) May 27, 2018   Legends of Tomorrow Maya Mani, Vicky Mulholland Crisis on Earth [...]

LEO AWARDS: Night One with VFX Nominees BEYOND, DIRK GENTLY & THE FLASH

Update: Leo Awards: Visual Effects Nominees: WINNER: The Flash Season 3 I Know Who You Are Armen V. Kevorkian, Marc Lougee, James Baldanzi, Andranik Taranyan, Shirak Agresta Related: The Flash VFX Team’s Leo Nomination for Killer Frost’s Ice Highway. Armen V. Kevorkian, Marc Lougee, James Baldanzi, Andranik Taranyan & Shirak Agresta win Best Visual Effects [...]

BIG MOVIE: ALWAYS BE MY MAYBE With Ali Wong & Randall Park Starts Filming in Vancouver Next Week

Big comedy Always Be My Maybe starring Ali Wong and Fresh Off the Boat’s Randall Park starts filming in Vancouver on Monday. What’s it about? Two childhood friends are in vastly different socioeconomic situations when they fall in love as adults. Written by Randall Park, Ali Wong and Michael Golamco, the rom-com will be directed [...]

START: Season 2 of Hit Series THE GOOD DOCTOR With Freddie Highmore to Start June 27th in Vancouver

Freddie Highmore at the ABC Upfront. The Good Doctor returns to Vancouver this summer. Filming of the second season starts June 27th in metro Vancouver, with Freddie Highmore back as the autistic and brilliant Dr. Shaun Murphy. The Good Doctor was a Top Ten hit in its freshman season, ranking #7 in total viewers with [...]

DISNEY: KIM POSSIBLE With Sadie Stanley as Kim & Alyson Hannigan as her Mother To Film in Vancouver This June/July

Alyson Hannigan (How I Met Your Mother) is coming to Vancouver to play Dr. Ann Possible, Kim’s brain surgeon mother on Disney’s live-action adaption of Kim Possible.   Based on the popular animated series, the amazing teen Kim Possible is a star student and world-saver who has defeated some of the worst super-villains with some [...]

NEW SERIES: TNT’s SNOWPIERCER Series With Daveed Diggs Expected To Start Filming This Summer in Vancouver

Fight your way to the front. Update: New filming dates = August 7th to Deember 21st. TNT ‘s Snowpiercer series is expected to start filming this summer in Vancouver under new showrunner Graeme Manson (Orphan Black), who replaces Josh Friedman. Inspired by Bong Joon Ho’s futuristic 2013 thriller with Chris Evans, the 10-episode series takes [...]

LOCATION: DESCENDANTS 3 at Britannia Mine Museum and Minaty Bay This Thursday/Friday.

Sofia Carson as Evie. Dove Cameron as Mal. Descendants 3 –about the teenage children of classic Disney villains — is expected to film at the Britannia Mine Museum and Minaty Bay south of Squamish this Thursday and Friday. Both locations are private property. The third of the hit Disney musicals has the working title The Big [...]