Tag Archives: Britannia Shipyards

SHOOT: ONCE UPON A TIME’s Colin O’Donoghue & Robert Carlyle Sword Fight on Jolly Roger Set in Steveston

Hook and Mr. Gold sword fighting on the Jolly Roger? Has to be Once Upon a Time filming season five, episode 10 “Broken Heart” on its floating ship set at Steveston’s Britannia Shipyard Park. Colin O’Donoghue and Robert Carlyle are subbing in and out for stunt doubles and appear to be having the best time play-fighting [...]

SET: ONCE UPON A TIME’s Pirate Ship Set in Steveston

Once Upon a Time has constructed a pirate ship set on the dock at the heritage Britannia Shipyard building in Steveston south of Vancouver. It’s a truncated version of the Tall Ship Lady Washington that Captain Hook (Colin O’Donoghue) and Cora (Barbara Hershey) sailed into Steveston as Storybrooke at the end of last Sunday’s mid-season finale. [...]

WEEK: October 22-28, 2012

Sunday, October 28th – Once Upon a Time‘s Halloween episode 2×06 reveals Dr. Whale’s Fairytale Land identity as Dr. Frankenstein. Sunday, October 28th – City sitcom Package Deal with Hartland Williams, Julia Voth, Jay Malone and Randal Edwards tapes in front of a live studio audience in Burnaby. Saturday, October 27th – Primeval: New World panel at London Comic-con [...]

SHOOT: FRINGE at Britannia Heritage Shipyard Park in Steveston for 5×09 – Updated

Fringe spent the day filming two boats — a Loyalist zodiac and [a small dinghy] — arriving and departing from a dock at the Britannia Heritage Shipyard, but not without incident. Simulated gunfire, stunt doubles and stunt mats suggest something went down out there. We couldn’t see much of  the action from a grassy area north of [...]

SHOOT: SUPERNATURAL’s Dean, His Purgatory Pal & the Impala Film at Steveston’s Britannia Shipyards for 8×09

After filming some interior scenes at the Britannia Heritage Shipyards Building in Steveston south of Vancouver yesterday, Supernatural crew set up for the night shoot: a big exterior scene of Dean Winchester (Jensen Ackles) driving the Impala to this building now re-named the Lefevre Shipyard where he meets up with his Purgatory pal (Ty Olsson) carrying [...]

SHOOT: ONCE UPON A TIME’s Captain Hook and his Pirate Ship in Steveston for 2×09 – Updated

That wasn’t Captain Jack Sparrow commanding the Tall Ship Lady Washington in the waters off Steveston yesterday, although Captain Jack did commandeer this exact ship in the first Pirates of the Caribbean movie when it was known as the HMS Interceptor, the fastest ship in the Caribbean. Nope. That was Once Upon a Time’s Captain Hook (Colin [...]