LOCATION: CW Pilot RIVERDALE Starts Filming Today at Burnaby Mountain Secondary School

The surrealism of a comic-book small town. CW pilot Riverdale starts filming today at and around Burnaby Mountain Secondary School. Showrunner Greg Berlanti and Archie Comics chief creative officer Robert Aguirre-Sacasa are subverting Riverdale’s wholesome image from the comics. In their live-action version, Archie and Jughead are estranged and Betty and Veronica are in cahoots [...]

LOCATION: FIFTY SHADES Filming in Downtown Vancouver’s Hornby Plaza & at Jameson House, Terminal City Club Monday

Fifty Shades plans to film in downtown Vancouver tomorrow afternoon and evening in Hornby Plaza and outside Jameson House across the street. There will be a rain tower outside the Terminal City Club for the evening shoot. That may seem redundant in Vancouver but only extreme rain shows up on camera. Lately there have been [...]

TV PILOTS: Eric Kripke & Shawn Ryan’s TIMELESS With Goran Visnjic, Matt Lanter, Abigail Spencer Starts Filming in Vancouver

Back to to the Future meets Mission: Impossible. From Supernatural creator Erik Kripke and The Shield creator Shawn Ryan comes time-travelling action-adventure Timeless. What’s it about? Master criminal Garcia Flynn (Goran Visnjic) has stolen a time machine and travelled back in time to a period before the 1937 Hindenburg disaster with a plan to change [...]

BIG BUDGET: MAZE RUNNER: THE DEATH CURE With Dylan O’Brien & Kaya Scodelario Starts Filming in British Columbia Next Week

It’s not The Hunger Games. But it’s still huge. The third film in the $600-million The Maze Runner trilogy — adapted from James Dasher’s novels — starts filming next week, with Cache Creek as desert landscape the Scorch. In The Maze Runner, teenaged Thomas (Dylan O’Brien) finds himself in a field near a massive labyrinth [...]

LOCATION: POWER RANGERS Movie – Is it Morphin’ Time at Vancouver Technical Secondary School?

Is it morphin’ time at Van Tech? Vancouver Technical Secondary School image. The Power Rangers movie is expected to film classroom scenes at Vancouver Technical Secondary School next week when B.C. students are on Spring break. Billy (RJ Cyler), Kimberly (Naomi Scott), Zack (Ludi Lin), Trini (Becky G.) and Jason (Dacre Montgomery) are outsiders at [...]

CASTING: PRISON BREAK Revival Casts New Inmates Augustus Prew, Rick Yune & Steve Mouzakis

Update: Sarah Wayne Callies and Amaury Nolasco sign deals to return as Sara and Sucre. This time it’s Lincoln’s turn to break his brother Michael out of prison. Lincoln, Sara, T-Bag, C-Note and Fernando are expected to team up to break Michael out of prison in Yemen, where he’s incarcerated after faking his own death. [...]

LOCATION: Matchbox 20’s Rob Thomas To Perform at Max Rager Party in Surrey For iZOMBIE Season 2 Finale

The CW image. Updated: Matchbox Twenty’s Rob Thomas performs at the Max Rager launch party for its new drug Super Max in iZombie’s season 2 finale, according to TV Insider. What could go wrong? How about  a big zombie attack and carnage at this high end party, filming in underground parking at an empty business complex [...]

SHOOT: Animals Versus Humans. ZOO Season 2 Films at Vancouver’s Queen Elizabeth Theatre

Animals versus humans.  Animal attacks become more violent and coordinated around the world in the James Patterson thriller. Zoo season 2 lit up Vancouver’s Queen Elizabeth Theatre tonight after an earlier shoot at the Loden Hotel. Last year’s summer hit Zoo is filming its second season in metro Vancouver this year. James Wolk stars as American zoologist [...]

SHOOT: FIFTY SHADES DARKER Films Leila Stalking Christian Grey & Ana Steele in Gastown

The love story of the Seattle billionaire-with-singular-tastes Christian Grey and the girl-who-said-No Anastasia Steele does not run smoothly. Christian (Jamie Dornan)’s former submissive Leila Williams (Bella Heathcote) has stalked Ana (Dakota Johnson) for a while now in Vancouver’s Gastown as Seattle for the sequel Fifty Shades Darker. Here’s Leila watching Christian and Ana as they [...]

SHOOT: FIFTY SHADES DARKER’s Ana Steele (Dakota Johnson) Rides a Seattle Bus in Vancouver’s Gastown

Ana on a bus? Fifty Shades Darker filmed Ana Steele (Dakota Johnson) riding a Seattle bus around and around Gastown this afternoon. The bus made a stop in front of me and Dakota Johnson boarded through the rear door and sat with the camera crew. Loading the bus with backgrounders earlier.   [...]

SHOOT: NBC Pilot POWERLESS’s Crimson Fox Stunts in Downtown Vancouver Today

Ever wondered what it would be like to clean up after Batman V Superman trashes a town? Updated: NBC pilot Powerless filmed some Crimson Fox stunts in downtown Vancouver today. Powerless is a workplace comedy set in the DC Comics universe about Joe Schmoes at an insurance company who dream of their own super powers while [...]