Category Archives: Once Upon a Time

SHOOT: ONCE UPON A TIME’s Hades (Greg Germann) Has a List in Underbrooke aka Steveston

Hades has a list. Once Upon a Time filmed Hades (Greg Germann) striding past the fallen clock tower in the Underworld as a red Camaro drives by. Who’s on the list? We don’t know because it’s  green screen,which is a good thing. I accidentally shared two big spoilers in season 5a when my photo of [...]

SHOOT: ONCE UPON A TIME’s Charmings (Josh Dallas & Ginnifer Goodwin) Line Up to Use the Phone in Underbrooke aka Steveston

Who ya gonna call, Charmings? Is Once Upon a Time’s Underworld like prison — where everyone lines up to use the same telephone? In this case, a red telephone box outside the Candlestick Maker and Harmony Mortuary. Once Upon a Time filmed Charming (Josh Dallas) and Snow (pregnant Ginnifer Goodwin) today in a long line [...]


Updated with revised dates. January 4th week. Filming hiatus ends and production resumes for War For the Planet of the Apes, Birth of the Dragon,  Supernatural, Once Upon a Time, Arrow, The Flash, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, Bates Motel, The 100,  iZombie, Second Chance, Lucifer (in Los Angeles for first few days for inserts) and [...]

NEXT SPRING: Cruella de Vil (Victoria Smurfit) Returns to ONCE UPON A TIME

How I’ve missed you, Darling! No one wear faux fur better than @VictoriaSmurfit #QueensOfDarkness reunited! @OnceABC — Lana Parrilla (@LanaParrilla) December 10, 2015 Remember how Cruella de Vil’s signature car made an appearance in the filming of Once Upon a Time’s Spring premiere/100th episode in Steveston? That was the first time crew dressed the [...]


Revised dates in bold. 2 WEEK HOLIDAY HIATUS FROM FILMING IN VANCOUVER: The 100 – December 17 to January 4. Arrow – December 19 to January 4. Bates Motel – December 19 to January 4. Birth of the Dragon – December 19 to January 4. DC’s Legends of Tomorrow – December 19 to January 4. [...]

NEXT SPRING: ONCE UPON A TIME at the Grave of Killian Jones in Vancouver’s Mountain View Cemetary

This March. The Quest to find Hook Begins. Once Upon a Time revealed some footage from its Spring Premiere/100th Episode tonight. Souls of the Departed includes sequences filmed at Killian Jones’s grave in Vancouver’s Mountain View Cemetery at the beginning of November with Emma (Jennifer Morrison), Regina (Lana Parrilla), Robin Hood (Sean Maguire), Snow (Ginnifer [...]

TONIGHT: ONCE UPON A TIME Winter Finale Swan Song with Dark Swan (Jennifer Morrison)’s Army vs Dark Ones

It’s Winter Finale time on Once Upon a Time. So this is who Dark Swan’s army faced off with in Storybrooke aka Steveston. ABC image. Dark Swan (Jennifer Morrison), Regina (Lana Parrilla), Robin Hood (Sean Maguire), Snow (Ginnifer Goodwin) and Charming (Josh Dallas), Henry (Jared Gilmore) and Team Seven minus one (Dopey is still a [...]

SHOOT: ONCE UPON A TIME’s Lana Parrilla, Ginnifer Goodwin, Jennifer Morrison, Robert Carlyle & Rachel Shelley in Steveston

Updated: Once Upon a Time filmed more sequences in Steveston today for its Spring run of episodes, otherwise known as season 5B. Has Hell come to Storybrooke? Or has Storybrooke gone to Hell? It’s hard to tell.  Today’s guest star is a spoiler so I’ll withhold the name until [Once Upon a Time gives the [...]

THIS SUNDAY: ONCE UPON A TIME’s Dark Hook (Colin O’Donoghue) vs Rumple (Robert Carlyle) Sword Fight

There’s nothing worse than a vengeful pirate with dark magic. #OnceUponATime returns Sunday with an all-new episode. — Once Upon A Time (@OnceABC) November 23, 2015 Did anyone anticipate that Hook would become a second Dark One? I didn’t. When Once Upon a Time filmed this Sunday’s Dark Hook versus Mr. Gold/Rumplestiltskin sword fight [...]

WFF: Whistler Film Festival Maverick Award to Robert Carlyle & Screening of The Legend of Barney Thomson on December 5th

Hello Dearies. The 15th annual Whistler Film Festival will honour Robert Carlyle — Once Upon a Time’s Rumplestiltskin — with the WFF 2015 Maverick Award on December 5th ahead of the North American Premiere of his directorial debut,  The Legend of Barney Thomson. What is his film about? Boring Barney Thomson (Carlyle), a Glasgow barber [...]

SET: ONCE UPON A TIME’s Fallen Clock Tower Set a Popular Attraction in Steveston

What’s the latest tourist attraction in Steveston? Once Upon a Time’s fallen clock tower. Crew has set it up twice this November to film Spring episodes of ABC’s modern fairy tale series. Once Upon a Time filmed at the clock tower late Friday afternoon  with magic hour light as the sun broke through the clouds. [...]