Tag Archives: Andy Serkis

CONTEST: WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES Contest Winner Roxanne With Andy Serkis on Richmond Set

On set w/ #WarForTheApes contest winner Roxanne! Amazing audition video – wait until you see her on the big screen! pic.twitter.com/T3Giez901Z — Andy Serkis (@andyserkis) January 15, 2016 Stand with Caesar. War for the Planet of the Apes contest winner Roxanne filmed her role at the big Apes prison set this week with motion-capture star [...]

BIG-BUDGET: The Great Ape Escape at WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES Prison Set in Richmond

Is it time for the Great Ape Escape at the Prison set built for War for the Planet of the Apes in south Richmond? Filming resumes this week with some daytime shoots at the Tower Rock Armoury used as the Ape prison. And later there will be  a simulated battle that culminates in a massive [...]

SHOOT: Matt Reeves’s WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES With Andy Serkis, Woody Harrelson & Steve Zahn Films on Long Beach, Vancouver Island

On Long Beach, Vancouver Island. #It has begun. @ApesMovies pic.twitter.com/6AZVzWfJXW — Matt Reeves (@mattreevesLA) October 17, 2015 It has begun. War between Apes and Humans. The rebooted billion-dollar-plus Planet of the Apes franchise — starring motion-captured Andy Serkis as Caesar– started filming its third installment War for the Planet of the Apes this week, with [...]

BIG BUDGET: WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES With Motion-Captured Andy Serkis & Steve Zahn And Live-Action Woody Harrelson Starts Filming This Week in Metro Vancouver

War between Apes and Humans. The rebooted billion-dollar-plus Planet of the Apes franchise — starring motion-captured Andy Serkis as Caesar– starts filming its third installment War for the Planet of the Apes this week in Vancouver, with Woody Harrelson as the Colonel and Steve Zahn as a new ape. Production code: Hidden Fortress. Excited to work [...]

BIG-BUDGET: WAR FOR THE PLANET OF THE APES with Andy Serkis as Caesar Confirmed This Fall For Vancouver

Updated with movie title War for the Planet of the Apes. Apes versus Humans in the Fraser Valley? Remember when Planet of the Apes 3 film scouts checked out Chilliwack back country last April? Well, it’s official. The rebooted billion-dollar-plus Planet of the Apes franchise — starring motion-captured Andy Serkis as Caesar — returns to metro [...]

BOX OFFICE: DAWN OF THE PLANET OF THE APES, GODZILLA & ROBOCOP Do Big Box Office Worldwide

Both partly and mostly filmed-in-Vancouver Dawn of Planet of the Apes (US$537 million) and Godzilla (US$508 million) have passed the half-a-billion-dollars mark in worldwide box office, according to Box Office Mojo. The rebooted Planet of the Apes franchise starring Andy Serkis as Caesar filmed about a quarter of its sequel in B.C. forests (Capilano Canyon, Golden Ears [...]

TRAILER: DAWN OF THE PLANET OF THE APES Final Trailer with Andy Serkis & Jason Clarke

Apes led by Caesar and Humans led by Malcolm cross paths for the first time since a Simian plague wiped out most of the human population a decade earlier. Directed by Matt Reeves and filmed partly in the forests of Golden Ears Park, Capilano Canyon and other B.C, woods but mainly in Lousiana, the film [...]

WEEK: May 5-11, 2014

Sunday, May 11th – Two-hour Once Upon a Time season finale (Snow Drifts and There’s No Place Like Home) airs on ABC and CTV. Zelena (Rebecca Mader)’s time portal places Hook (Colin O’Donoghue) and Emma (Jennifer Morrison) in the enchanted forest in the past, where they must be careful not to alter anything as they search [...]

TRAILER: DAWN OF THE PLANET OF THE APES Filmed in BC Forests & Louisiana

Apes versus Humans. In Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, Andy Serkis’s Caesar leads a growing nation of genetically-evolved apes who are threatened by human survivors of a devastating virus unleashed a decade earlier. Directed by Matt Reeves and filmed partly in the forests of Golden Ears Park, Capilano Canyon and other B.C, woods [...]

WEEK: April 22-28, 2013

Sunday, April 28th – Vancouver cop-from-the -future series Continuum 2×02 airs on Showcase. Some of it filmed in Squamish with Rachel Nichols in a big helicopter scene. New York Times’s Neil Genzlinger wrote about his Squamish set visit in TV article praising the series. Sunday, April 28th – Red Widow 1×07 The Coke airs on ABC. [...]

WEEK: April 1-7, 2013

Sunday, April 7th – Feature film Words & Pictures with Clive Owen & Juliette Binoche spends weekend filming at St. George’s private school in Vancouver. Saturday, April 6th – Once Upon a Time season two wrap party attended by showrunners Adam Horowitz & Eddy Kitsis. Saturday, April 6th – Arrow films 1×22 in the Telus Tower [...]