TV PILOTS: ABC Pilot DOOMSDAY Expected To Film in Vancouver This Spring

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Update: Dan Byrd (Cougar Town) cast. Carol Mendelsohn (CSI) and Mark Bianculli and VJ Boyd (Justified)’s ABC pilot Doomsday is expected to film in Vancouver this Spring. Doomsday is about a secret think tank formed after 9/11 and tasked with coming up with and figuring out how to stop possible terrorist plots and other doomsday disasters. Years [...]

TV PILOTS: David Shore & Daniel Dae Kim’s ABC Pilot THE GOOD DOCTOR Expected To Film in Vancouver This Spring

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David Shore (House creator) and Daniel Dae Kim (Lost/Hawaii Five-O actor)’s ABC drama pilot The Good Doctor is expected to film in Vancouver this Spring, according to Production Weekly. Adapted from a south Korean series, the Good Doctor is about an autistic young savant with a phenomenal memory and good spatial skills who’s recruited by [...]

SERIES FINALE: Nestor Carbonell (aka Alex Romero)’s Last Day on BATES MOTEL

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It’s sad to see the main cast of Bates Motel wrap five seasons, but good to know the character Alex Romero (Nestor Carbonell) makes it to the series finale. Today was Nestor Carbonell’s last day on set. I met him early in the first season, filming in Steveston. Norma Bates and Alex Romero aka #Normero [...]

SHOOT: BATES MOTEL’s Marion Crane (Rihanna Double) at Vancouver’s The Connaught

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Rihanna double. Is Marion Crane alive at the end of Bates Motel? Maybe. But it’s more likely production filmed a pickup (i.e. earlier) scene of Marion Crane (Rihanna double) leaving her building and putting her suitcase in her red sports car. Bates Motel filmed this sequence at east Vancouver’s The Connaught this afternoon. Who is [...]

MUSIC: Zayn & Taylor Swift’s FIFTY SHADES DARKER Music Video — I Don’t Wanna Live Forever

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Fifty Shades Darker filmed in Vancouver. In theatres on Valentine’s Day. [...]

TV PILOTS: FX Comedy Pilot SINGULARITY About Artificial Intelligence To Film in Vancouver This Spring

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Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg-produced FX comedy pilot Singularity about artificial intelligence from Silicon Valley writer Sonny Lee is expected to film in Vancouver this Spring. What’s it about? Singularity takes place in a future where artificial intelligence trumps human intelligence, resulting in profound and funny changes to our world. Singularity is expected to start filming [...]

BIG BUDGET: Shane Black’s THE PREDATOR With Boyd Holbrook, Olivia Munn, Sterling K. Brown & More Starts Filming February in Vancouver

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Boyd Holbrook. Narcos image. Shane Black’s The Predator — which starts filming February 20th in Vancouver — has attracted a stellar cast. Boyd Holbrook (Narcos, Wolverine 3 villain) is the new Arnold Schwarzenegger as an ex-marine. He’s joined by Olivia Munn (X-Men/Ocean’s Eight), Sterling K. Brown (This is Us), Keegan-Michael Key, Trevante Rhodes (Moonlight) and [...]

NEW MOVIE: Liam Neeson to Star in HARD POWDER (Remake of IN ORDER OF DISAPPEARANCE) This Spring in Vancouver & Banff

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Liam Neeson is expected to return to Vancouver this Spring to star in Hard Powder, a remake of the Norwegian film In Order of Disappearance. Neeson assumes Stellan Skarsgard’s role as an avenging father. A mild-mannered snowplow driver takes revenge on the drug dealers who murdered his son, with the bad guys piling up like [...]

SERIES FINALE: BATES MOTEL Tears Down Gothic House & Motel Set

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Update: Friday morning. Goodbye house. Bates Motel started tearing down its gothic house set in Aldergrove on Wednesday, January 25th. Update: And then bulldozed the motel set. Production had offered to leave the motel standing but the township of Langley declined. Early Wednesday morning. Crew that built the house arrives to begin tearing it down. [...]

SERIES FINALE: Are BATES MOTEL’s Dylan & Emma (Max Thieriot & Olivia Cooke) a Happy Family?

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Will Dylan and Emma get a happy ending? Bates Motel is filming its series finale in downtown Vancouver today. First at the Van Horne Lofts for this sequence of Dylan (Max Thieriot), Emma (Olivia Cooke) and a Norma mini-me. Is this their family? Bates Motel is now shooting in the Blarney Stone with tenting to [...]

SERIES FINALE: BATES MOTEL’s Last Day at its Aldergrove House & Motel Set

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Update: This was the last shoot at the gothic house. Started tearing it down today. Bates Motel filmed its last shoot at its iconic house and motel set in Aldergrove yesterday. It’s been a local attraction for five seasons now with thousands of people stopping to take photos and at least one engaged couple enquiring [...]