Tag Archives: Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden

FALL FINALE: LUCIFER With Tom Ellis, Lesley Ann Brandt & Kevin Alejandro in Vancouver’s Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Chinese Garden

Screencaps of Lucifer. Chinese Garden in Vancouver’s best film shoot ever? Lucifer’s season 2 Fall Finale last night had a big fight sequence in the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden. Demon Maze (Lesley Ann Brandt) takes on a Triad fighter (Don Lew) as Lucifer (Tom Ellis) and Detective Dan “Douche” (Kevin Alejandro) watch. Production [...]

BTS: FALLING SKIES Films Scarlett Byrne & Connor Jessup in Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden

Falling Skies shows off the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden in Vancouver in the second episode of season four entitled The Eye. Here is the behind-the-scenes video of Tom Mason (Noah Wyle)’s middle son Ben (Connor Jessup) talking to his human-alien hybrid sister Lexie (Scarlett Byrne), who’s running some kind of cult in this beautiful setting. [...]

SHOOT: FALLING SKIES Back in Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden & Chinese Cultural Centre Inner Courtyard

Falling Skies returns to the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden tomorrow for filming inside. And then on Wednesday for scenes in the inner courtyard of the Chinese Cultural Centre with atmospheric smoke, propane flame bars, tiki torches and prop weapons. Crew prepped the set today with the American and People’s Republic of China flags and [...]

YOUR SHOOT: FALLING SKIES’s 2nd Mass in Chinatown

Falling Skies returned to the Chinese Cultural Centre of Vancouver’s inner courtyard and the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden for five afternoon and  night shoots this month so far. Star Trek Next Generation’s Jonathan Frakes directed these scenes for season four’s sixth episode. Little could be seen of filming because the courtyard and Garden were closed [...]

WEEK: November 11-17, 2013

Sunday, November 17th – Almost Human premieres on FOX and Global TV. In the year 2048, a traumatized Los Angeles detective John Kennex (Karl Urban) wakes up from a 17-month coma with a robotic leg  and emotional scars. He returns to the force, skeptical of the mandate that requires human officers to be paired with [...]

WEEK: October 14-20, 2013

Sunday, October 20th – Once Upon a Time 3×04 Nasty Habits airs on ABC/CTV. Mr.Gold/Rumplestiltskin (Robert Carlyle) decides to confront Peter Pan (Robbie Kay); one of Pan’s most loyal Lost Boys holds Neal/Baelfire (Michael Raymond James) captive; and in a flashback Rumplestiltskin takes Bae (Dylan Schmid) away from Pan’s pied piper in the Enchanted Forest, filmed [...]

YOUR SHOOT: FALLING SKIES Mech in Inner Courtyard of Chinese Cultural Centre

Vancouver seldom sees much of Falling Skies filming but this season 2nd Mass, the small band of resistance fighters who have rebelled against an occupying alien force for three seasons now, have a semi-permanent set in Chinatown. Production plans to use the inner courtyard of the Chinese Cultural Centre regularly until shooting of season four’s [...]

WEEK: September 23-30, 2013.

Sunday, September 29th – Once Upon a Time season 3 premiere The Heart of the Truest Believer airs on ABC and CTV. The “Jolly Roger” gang (Ginnifer Goodwin, Josh Dallas, Jennifer Morrison, Lana Parrilla, Robert Carlyle and Colin O’Donoghue) arrive in Neverland to #SaveHenry but meet some unfriendly mermaids. Henry (Jared Gilmore) escapes the Lost Boys. [...]

SHOOT: FALLING SKIES Films at the Chinese Cultural Centre & Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden

Falling Skies crew painted an exterior wall of the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden robin-egg blue a few weeks ago in preparation for three days of season 4 filming  — Tuesday to Thursday — this week. You could see the set inside the Chinese Cultural Centre inner courtyard until crew draped black curtains across [...]

WEEK: August 5-11, 2013.

Sunday, August 11th – Neill Blomkamp’s sci-fi thriller Elysium, starring Matt Damon and Jodi Foster, tops weekend box office with estimated US$30.5 million and Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters, starring Logan Lerman, ranks fourth with US$14.6 million. Sunday, August 11th – Cedar Cove 1×05 Suspicious Minds airs on the W network. Bob (Bruce Boxleitner) and Peggy [...]

WEEK: February 4-10, 2013

Sunday, February 10th – Once Upon a Time 2×13 Tiny airs with Jorge Garcia’s Anton the Giant held captive on Hook’s pirate ship and then rampaging through Storybrooke. Plus we learn Charming’s real name. Sunday, February 10th – Motive 1×2 airs on CTV with scenes of Kristin Lehman filmed in the Olympic Village. Sunday, February 10th – [...]