Category Archives: Once Upon a Time

SHOOT: ONCE UPON A TIME in Burnaby’s Central Park with #CaptainSwan, The Charmings, Little Red & the Big Bosses

Report by Michelle Jung. Follow her on Twitter/@michellejung. And check out her Tumblr blog/YouWillGoFar. Had it not been for the lights, cameras and film crew, the average Central Park user in Burnaby might have thought they had been launched into their favourite fairy tale. Dressed in their Fairy Tale Land attire, much of the main [...]

SHOOT: ONCE UPON A TIME’s #OutlawQueen (Lana Parrilla & Sean Maguire) Film Season 3 Finale in Steveston

There’s No Place Like Home. Once Upon a Time filmed its season three finale at the Cannery Cafe in Steveston on Friday night. The  scene: #OutlawQueen — Regina (Lana Parrilla) and her new love Robin Hood (Sean Maguire) — stroll down Storybrooke’s Main Street with his chocolate ice cream cone-eating young son Roland (Raphael Alejandro) between them [...]

PREMIERE: ONCE UPON A TIME Spring Premiere Airs This Sunday

Spoiler Alert: Who is that crouched figure on the yellow brick road ? [...]

SHOOT: ONCE UPON A TIME in Snowy Storybrooke aka Steveston

Has Storybrooke moved into winter? No fall leaves were scattered at today’s shoot in Steveston. After a couple of days filming inside the nearby Britannia Shipyard building with reports of Oz-like flying monkeys and the Wicked Witch (Rebecca Mader), production moved to Moncton Street this afternoon for seemingly normal scenes in front of, in the alley [...]

PREMIERE: Wicked is Coming to ONCE UPON A TIME on March 9th

And Wicked is Coming to Steveston today for an afternoon shoot. Once Upon a Time’s spring premiere airs Sunday, March 9th. [...]

PROMOS: Is ONCE UPON A TIME’s Emma Swan (Jennifer Morrison) Speed Dating?

How many suitors does Emma Swan (Jennifer Morrison) need? That was my first thought when Once Upon a Time filmed her hugging a strange man (Christopher Gorham) outside Yaletown restaurant Brix last November for the spring premiere, New York City Serenade. But I didn’t know then that her memories of Storybrooke and Neverland had been wiped. Which means Emma’s not knowingly [...]

SHOOT: The Wicked Witch (Rebecca Mader) in ONCE UPON A TIME’s Storybrooke Filmed in Steveston

It’s Not Easy Being Green: What is the Wicked Witch (Rebecca Mader without her green face paint) doing in Storybrooke? And believe it or not, this isn’t the biggest spoiler of last night’s overnight shoot. Mario Van Peebles is directing Once Upon a Time 3×16 It’s Not Easy Being Green so this was his big technocrane scene of the [...]

SHOOT: ONCE UPON A TIME Films Jared Gilmore & Colin O’Donoghue at Steveston’s Garry Point Park

What are Once Upon a Time’s Henry (Jared Gilmore) and Hook (Colin O’Donoghue) doing together on a beach with a campfire? Season three’s back half of episodes are a mystery to me and that’s fine most of the time except when it comes to knowing how large a spoiler scene this is. Medium? Major? Once Upon a [...]

SHOOT: ONCE UPON A TIME Back in Steveston’s Storybrooke

This isn’t the first time we’ve seen Storybrooke since Peter Pan’s curse seemingly blinked it out of existence. Before Christmas, Once Upon a Time filmed scenes at the Fort Langley Community Hall dressed as Storybrooke for a spring block episode. But today is the first time we’ve seen the main cast in Steveston as Storybrooke since Pan’s [...]


ABC at the Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour on January 17, 2014.  Once Upon a Time in Wonderland had “no business being on Thursday night,” admitted ABC entertainment boss Paul Lee about the network’s decision to launch the fledgling drama in the Fall against The Big Bang Theory on the busiest, most competitive night [...]


December 21st to January 5th is the two-week holiday hiatus for returning Vancouver productions this season, with most expected back filming on Monday, January 6th. Enjoy the break. [...]