Tag Archives: downtown

SHOOT: ONCE UPON A TIME’s #CaptainSwan (Jennifer Morrison & Colin O’Donoghue) in Stanley Park as NYC’s Central Park

Who needs a Leaf Lady to scatter bags of dried leaves on a beautiful fall day in Stanley Park ? Once Upon a Time filmed a #CaptainSwan — Emma Swan (Jennifer Morrison) and Captain Hook (Colin O’Donoghue) — scene among autumn leaves south of Lumberman’s Arch today dressed as New York City’s Central Park. Someone spotted the modern fairy [...]

SHOOT: THE TOMORROW PEOPLE Film Sequence Near Victory Square

One day after Monday’s news that we can look forward to a full first season of sci-fi series The Tomorrow People filming in Vancouver, production set up a big shoot near Victory Square with many moving parts. Based on a 70s show, The Tomorrow People tells the story of a group of young people who represent [...]

SHOOT: ALMOST HUMAN Films on Vancouver Block Roof under old Birks Clock for 1×07 Simon Says

Almost Human crew set up for a spectacular shoot on the roof of the Vancouver Block on Friday night under a stopped-at -8:29-and-illuminated-blue Birks clock. The sci-fi procedural takes place in the not too distant future in 2048 when Los Angeles is ruled by crime syndicates and police outnumbered to the point they are paired [...]

SHOOT: TOMORROWLAND in Robson Square as Tokyo Subway Station Entrance – Updated

Where are our jetpacks? Disney’s Tomorrowland tells the story of how the technological promise of the 1964 New York World”s Fair developed in an alternate world but not in our own. Young boy-genius inventor (Thomas Robinson) visits this enigmatic place at the fair and meets its mayor (Hugh Laurie). Years later, the now jaded former boy-genius inventor (George [...]

SHOOT: ALMOST HUMAN’s Karl Urban & Michael Ealy at Sinclair Centre for 1×09

Almost Human staged a 2048 crime scene last night outside the Sinclair Centre downtown with smoke machines, flashing futuristic police cars/SWAT truck and an exploded [fem-bot XRN] for partly-robot cop John Kennex (Karl Urban) and his partly-human android partner Dorian (Michael Ealy) to talk about. Almost Human is about the not-too-distant future when all police officers [...]

SHOOT: Seth Rogen Films THE INTERVIEW Downtown at Hastings/Hornby Intersection

F**k. You f**kin’ f**k. So went the Skylark Tonight talk show producer (Seth Rogen)’s expletive-filled rant into his phone, filmed by a steadi-cam crew at the intersection of West Hastings and Hornby Streets in downtown Vancouver today, dressed as New York City. Political spoof The Interview is about a New York talk show host (James [...]

WEEK: October 21-27, 2013

Sunday, October 27th – Once Upon a Time 3×05 Good Form airs on ABC/CTV. Hook (Colin O’Donoghue)’s backstory: British navy lietutenant Killian Jones and his brother the Captain sail off to find the deadly Nightshade plant in Neverland. And in present day: Hook tricks dying Charming (Josh Dallas) into climbing to the waterfall that will cure him [...]

ARROW: Stephen Amell, his wife Cassandra Jean & baby Mavi Alexandra Jean Amell in downtown Vancouver

Arrow star Stephen Amell shared this fall photo of his big Vancouver weekend on his facebook page. [...]

SHOOT: Seth Rogen & James Franco Film THE INTERVIEW at the Vancouver Art Gallery

Political spoof The Interview had a wild night at the Vancouver Art Gallery last night with Seth Rogen and James Franco on set and Halloween costumed partiers moonwalking backwards into shots and calling out, “Hey Seth I’m an extra. Where’s my money?” Spectators came and went throughout the evening, stopping for a bit to watch [...]

SHOOT: “Sebastian Blood for Mayor” Unity Rally for ARROW at Robson Square for 2×10

An explosion at a “Sebastian Blood for Mayor” unity rally in Starling City Square brings Arrow on his motorcycle. That was the hit CW show’s big sequence filmed in Robson Square in downtown Vancouver last night with 200+ background performers. Felicity Smoak (Emily Bett Rickards) walks west on the stairs above the rally. Quentin Lance [...]

SHOOT: ARROW Keeps Watch Over Our City from the Vancouver Art Gallery Roof for 2×10

It’s good to know that Vancouver has a hero looking out for it. Arrow (Stephen Amell), formerly vigilante The Hood, kept watch over us from the roof of the Vancouver Art Gallery last night, while crew on the ground filmed him in a tracking shot. Fans watched the Broken Dolls episode live on screen, which [...]