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SHOOT: THE FLASH’s Grant Gustin & Danielle Panabaker in Vancouver’s Cathedral Park

Caitlin Snow versus Barry Allen on Earth 2.0? Are they not friends? Bow-tie and glasses-wearing Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) ran back and forth tonight dodging ice blasts from Caitlin Snow (Danielle Panabaker) in costume as villain Killer Frost. The Flash filmed the fight in downtown Vancouver’s Cathedral Park tonight. Related: The Flash Films Barry Allen [...]

SHOOT: THE FLASH’s Grant Gustin, Tom Cavanagh & Carlos Valdes Film at Vancouver’s Queen Elizabeth Theatre as Earth 2

Where are we? Earth 2? Is there a Barry Allen on Earth 2? Is he this glasses, bow-tie, sweater-and-vest-wearing forensic investigator? That’s not the Barry Allen we know. The Flash filmed this sequence of faux-Barry reporting on a smoking, overturned car at Vancouver’s Queen Elizabeth Theatre this morning. Grant Gustin hugged Tom Cavanagh when he [...]

SHOOT: THE FLASH Films Geomancer (Adam Stafford) Vs Central City Police in Downtown Vancouver’s Business District

Who is this meta-human? [It’s Adam Fells/Geomancer (Adam Stafford), a metahuman who can create earthquakes.] The Flash crew made good use of downtown Vancouver’s 1000 block West Hastings Street last night for a sequence of this meta-human doing something which makes backgrounders run in fear and Central City police race to the scene — including Joe [...]

LOCATION: DC’s LEGENDS OF TOMORROW Films Vandal Savage (Casper Crump) in Vancouver’s Victory Square as London on Fire in 2166

Who knew DC’s Legends of Tomorrow had turned Vancouver’s Victory Square into London 2166 ravaged by immortal villain Vandal Savage (Casper Crump) in mid-September? We could tell it was post-apocalyptic with cars on fire, explosions and people fleeing but it wasn’t obvious what time period or where. Screencaps. Vandal Savage up near corner of Pender [...]

TRAILER: DC’s LEGENDS OF TOMORROW Time-Travelling Spaceship WaveRider VFX Near Vancouver’s Crab Park

Who knew DC’s Legends of Tomorrow had gathered on the Vancouver waterfront on September 9th — the first day of filming the series — to board Rip Hunter’s time-travelling spaceship, the WaveRider? The nine Legends: Arthur Darvill as timemaster Rip Hunter, Brandon Routh as Ray Palmer/ the A.T.O.M, Wentworth Miller as Leonard Snart/Captain Cold, Caity Lotz as [...]

SHOOT: COLOSSAL With Anne Hathaway Films Godzilla-like Monster Terrorizing Koreans in Vancouver’s Harbour Green Park

Did you hear a crowd screaming in Coal Harbour last night? That was indie film Colossal with Anne Hathaway filming  a sequence of Koreans running in terror from a Godzilla-style monster attacking a Seoul subway station. Crew spent a couple of days setting up the prop subway station and scattering debris around Harbour Green Park [...]

LOCATION: THE FLASH’s Barry-Patty Date (Grant Gustin & Shantel VanSuten) at Vancouver Public Library

The Flash chose the roof of the Vancouver Public Library as the locale for Barry Allen’s first date with Patty Spivot in this week’s The Darkness and the Light. A literal blind date –with Barry blinded from an encounter with an Earth 2.0 meta-human. Cisco acts as his eyes through dark glasses but he doesn’t [...]

VFX: THE FLASH (Grant Gustin) Meets Computer-Generated Man Shark in Vancouver’s Oceanic Plaza

No wonder The Flash’s Grant Gustin was laughing last August in downtown Vancouver. He knew he was confronting a giant man-shark. We didn’t because King Shark is entirely computer-generated. The Flash’s VFX whiz Armen Kevorkian and his Encore team created the Zoom henchman on a CW budget. Of course they did. Encore was nominated for [...]

SHOOT: 3-Way Relationship Dramedy YOU ME HER Films Greg Poehler at Vancouver’s Finch’s Cafe

Greg Poehler unconsciously plays with his prop wedding ring. What does a happily-married couple do about a waning sex life? How about a three-way? DirecTV’s polyromantic comedy You Me Her is filming 10 episodes in metro Vancouver this Fall. Greg Poehler (Welcome to Sweden) and Rachel Blanchard (Fargo) play the married suburban couple Jack and [...]

SHOOT: DC’s LEGENDS OF TOMORROW Fight Rehearsal With Caity Lotz & Ciara Renée at Vancouver’s Queen Elizabeth Theatre

White Knights: episode 1×04. Sara Lance/White Canary and Kendra Saunders/Hawkgirl have infiltrated the Pentagon, circa 1986. DC’s Legends of Tomorrow is filming an elaborate fight sequence on the plaza of Vancouver’s Queen Elizabeth Theatre this afternoon with Caity Lotz, Ciara Renée and their stunt doubles. Screen cap from DC’s Legends of Tomorrow trailer. DC’s Legends of [...]

SHOOT: THE FLASH’s Central City Christmas at Vancouver’s Robson Square with Grant Gustin, Liam McIntyre & Mark Hamill

Is the Trickster the Grinch wo will steal Central City’s Christmas? The Flash spent the last few days turning downtown Vancouver’s Robson Square into a Christmas wonderland for the overnight shoot. Filming started late this afternoon with The Trickster (Mark Hamill) disguised as Santa Claus meeting Central City kids. And then the big one after [...]