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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DC TV: Beloved THE FLASH/SUPERGIRL Director Kevin Smith Survived A Massive Heart Attack Tonight

Honourary Vancouverite Kevin Smith survived “a massive heart attack” tonight. And in true Kevin Smith style shared the shocking news from his hospital bed. After the first show this evening, I had a massive heart attack. The Doctor who saved my life told me I had 100% blockage of my LAD artery (aka “the Widow-Maker”). [...]

NEW SERIES: Netflix’s SABRINA Casts the Teen Witch’s Family & Foes – Aunt Zelda, Aunt Hilda & Madam Satan.

Robert Hack illustration.The Riverdale family expands with a new series this year. Look for a dark take on teenage witch Sabrina to start filming in Vancouver on March 19th. Kiernan Shipka is Sabrina Spellman in The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina. Sabrina’s family: Miranda Otto is Aunt Zelda. Lucy Davis is Aunt Hilda. Miranda Otto. Lord [...]

START: TRAVELERS Season 3 With Eric McCormack to Start Filming March 26th in Vancouver

Update: Showcase will not be involved with Travelers season 3. Travelers season 3 starts filming at the end of March in metro Vancouver. Showcase and Netflix’s Travelers series starring Eric McCormack is about people from the distant future who can project their consciousness back in time and into unsuspecting people just before their recorded death. [...]

SEASON 6: Roy Harper Returns To ARROW and Speedy Suits Up on March 8th

What is Roy Harper doing back in Star City? Oliver (Stephen Amell) and Thea Queen (Willa Holland) are shocked to hear that Roy (Colton Haynes) is in town and in trouble. Thea suits up as Speedy to save him. Where are you guys keeping my suit? — Thea. Speedy makes a comeback TOMORROW at 9/8c [...]

SEASON 13: SUPERNATURAL Returns March 1st with Jack & Not Castiel. Jack & Mary & Bobby. Filmed at Minaty Bay.

Updated: Jack & Not Castiel. When Supernatural returns with a new episode next Thursday, March 1st, we will visit Lucifer’s son Jack (Alexander Calvert) and Mary Winchester (Samantha Smith) in the Apocalypse World. Michael & Co. are in Jack’s head fooling him with a fake Castiel. But somehow he and Mary manage to escape Michael’s [...]

SEASON 4: Iris West Allen Suits Up as a Speedster for THE FLASH’s Run Iris Run on March 13th

Katie Yu/The CW image. How does Iris West Allen (Candice Patton) become a speedster? A new bus-meta human dubbed Melting Pot (Leonardo Nam) swaps her DNA with her husband Barry (Grant Gustin)’s on a March 13th episode of The Flash called Run, Iris, Run. Here is my #runirisrun #animation I made inspired by @DCComics @CW_TheFlash [...]

SEASON 3: Wally West on the Waverider in LEGENDS OF TOMORROW on March 5th.

Wally on the Waverider. Wally West aka Kid Flash (Keiynan Lonsdale) officially joins the Legends of Tomorrow in episode thirteen No Country for Old Dads. Rip Hunter (Arthur Darvill) recruited him for the team at the end of this week’s episode. Is Time agent Ava Sharpe in this one too? Will Ava and Sara have [...]

SPINOFF: DEADPOOL Spinoff X-FORCE With Ryan Reynolds & Josh Brolin To Start Filming This October

The X-Force is coming. A Deadpool spinoff movie is expected to start filming this October. In Marvel lore, the X-Force is a Black Ops force of down and dirty warriors who are far more ruthless than the X-Men. The beginnings of the X-Force are featured in Deadpool 2: Domino, Deadpool and Terry Crews as GW [...]

TEASER: LOST IN SPACE with Toby Stephens, Molly Parker & Parker Posey Will Stream April 13th on Netflix

Danger, Will Robinson. — The Robot. Thirty years in the future, the Robinson family head out into space on the Jupiter to establish a new colony, but are unexpectedly pulled off course forcing them to crash land on a lost planet. Lost in Space is a Netflix remake of the classic 1960s series with Toby Stephens [...]

BIG MOVIE: Where is Dakota Johnson Filming? At the Coquitlam Set for Drew Goddard’s Thriller BAD TIMES AT THE EL ROYALE.

Where is Dakota Johnson filming? She’s out in Coquitlam at the Main Street set for the 1960s California town in Drew Goddard’s noir thriller Bad Times at the El Royale. What’s the movie about? A cast of characters collide violently at the El Royale, a run-down hotel in the 1960s near California’s Lake Tahoe, in [...]

SHORT FILM: TOM AND GRANT Trailer from THE FLASH Stars Grant Gustin and Tom Cavanagh

Tom Cavanagh and Grant Gustin’s crowd-funded short film Tom and Grant dropped its trailer today on Entertainment Weekly. Today! These idiots. @tomandgrant trailer Big thanks to @EW @grantgust#TomAndGrantShort — Tom Cavanagh (@CavanaghTom) February 20, 2018 Here’s the link for Tom and Grant: R-Rated. 😈 This is a glimpse into pretty much any given day [...]