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SATURN AWARDS: CONTINUUM = Best Sci-fi, THE FLASH = Best Superhero, SUPERNATURAL = Legacy

Every year the Saturn Awards delivers in recognizing genre shows and talent which tend to go unnoticed at the Emmys, Canadian Screen Awards or BAFTAs. 2016 did not disappoint. Vancouver’s own time-travelling series Continuum won Best Sci-Fi TV series, over Brit sci-fi classic Doctor Who and Vancouver-shot American sci-fi classic The X-Files. Filmed-in-Vancouver The Flash [...]

LEO AWARDS: MOTIVE, THE ROMEO SECTION, ARROW & CONTINUUM Lead Dramatic Series Nominations. MOTIVE Wins.

Best Dramatic Series WINNER. Motive. Rob Merilees, Rob LaBelle, Lindsay Macadam, Louise Clark, Ben Brafman, Erin Haskett, Dennis Heaton, Sarah Dodd, Daniel Cerone – Producers 19-2: Jesse McKeown – Producer Continuum: Tom Rowe, Matthew O’Connor, Lisa Richardson, Simon Barry, Pat Williams, Holly Redford, Rachel Nichols – Producers The Romeo Section:  Chris Haddock, Laura Lightbown, David Frazee, Stephen [...]

SATURN AWARDS: Vancouver’s CONTINUUM & Vancouver-Shot THE X-FILES Get 3 Saturn Nominations Each

Update: Continuum won Best Sci-Fi TV series. The Flash won Best Superhero series. The Winchester brothers themselves — Jensen Ackles and Jared Padalecki — presented Supernatural creator Eric Kripke with the Dan Curtis Legacy Award. And Supergirl’s Melissa Benoist won the Breakthrough Performance Award. Every year the Saturn Awards delivers in recognizing genre shows and [...]

FINAL HOUR: Simon Barry’s Vancouver Sci-Fi Series CONTINUUM Comes to An End Tonight on Showcase

Simon Barry’s Vancouver sci-fi series Continuum comes to an end tonight. What happens to Vancouver cop-from-the-future Kiera Cameron (Rachel Nichols)? Does she return home to 2077? And if so, what will that future look like? The fourth and final season has unfolded like a six-hour movie, sometimes confusing because of the ever-shifting alliances but cinematic [...]

VIFF INDUSTRY: Too Much TV? How to Break Through & Keep Audience with FARGO’s Warren Littlefield, HALT & CATCH FIRE’s Christopher Rogers & CONTINUUM’s Simon Barry on October 2nd

Too Much Television. That’s what John Landgraf,  CEO of FX Networks famously said this year. With over 400 original scripted shows airing in the U.S. in 2015, how do creators and producers break through and keep an audience? Especially when competing against other good shows. Is there a limited time and a finite audience now? Fargo [...]

PREMIERE: The Time Marines Invade CONTINUUM’s Final Season Tonight

The Time Marines invade Continuum’s final season tonight. And they’re badass. Lisa Berry, Ty Olsson, Aleks Paunovic, Kyra Zagorsky, Michael Eklund and Garfield Wilson. Follow the #Continuum Time Marines: @_LisaBerry @TyOlsson @alekspaun @KyraZagorsky @MichaelEklund @garfieldwilson pic.twitter.com/OUWCocsCld — Continuum The Series (@ContinuumSeries) September 5, 2015   A group of future soldiers is sent back to Vancouver’s present [...]

ROCKIE AWARDS: Banff World Media Festival Sci-Fi & Action Nominees CONTINUUM & THE FLASH

Update: Ronald D. Moore’s Outlander won the category. Vancouver’s own timey-wimey Continuum is considered the best of the best in international science fiction, nominated for a Rockie Award for the second consecutive year at the Banff World Media Festival today. Doctor Who — the original timey-wimehy series — won the category last year and like [...]

LEO AWARDS: Vancouver Whydunit MOTIVE & American Scarlet Speedster THE FLASH Lead Dramatic Series Nominations

This year’s Leo Awards — honouring the best of BC-made film and television — boasts six nominees in the Best Dramatic Series category: CTV’s Vancouver whydunit Motive leads with 21 nominations; The CW’s breakout super hero hit The Flash has 8 nominations; Lifetime’s cancelled Witches of East End has 6 nominations; Showcase’s acclaimed time-wimey Vancouver series Continuum has 5 nominations; Alberta-shot [...]

SATURN AWARDS: CONTINUUM, Carlton Cuse (BATES MOTEL & THE RETURNED), Grant Gustin (THE FLASH) & Noah Wyle (FALLING SKIES) are Special Awards Honourees

Update: The Flash won for Best Superhero TV series, Wentworth Miller for his guest performance on The Flash and The 100 for Best Youth-Oriented Series. Is Vancouver the genre capital of the world? Sometimes it seems that way, like when the Saturn Awards announced this year’s special awards honourees earlier this week: Vancouver’s own timey-wimey [...]

START: CONTINUUM’s Fourth & Final Season With Rachel Nichols, Erik Knudsen & Victor Webster Starts Filming in Vancouver

Jaiden Everett/Tumblr. Vancouver’s own timey-wimey saga Continuum started filming its fourth and final season today somewhere in Point Grey. Remember where we left off? Season three opened with two young-tech-genius Alec Sadlers and two cop-from-the-future Kiera Camerons in a new timeline as Alec travelled back in time to save his girlfriend Emily from death. The [...]

TONIGHT: CONTINUUM, MOTIVE, ARCTIC AIR’s Adam Beach & PACKAGE DEAL’s Julia Voth Are Contenders at CANADIAN SCREEN AWARDS

Vancouver’s timey-wimey Continuum, starring Rachel Nichols, Victor Webster and Eric Knudsen, and whydunit crime drama Motive, starring Kristen Lehman and Louis Ferreira, are up for Best Dramatic Series at the Canadian Screen Awards tonight, along with Toronto-filmed Remedy and past winner and this year’s favourite Orphan Black and Montreal-shot 19-2. Vancouver’s third big homegrown series Arctic Air wasn’t [...]