Tag Archives: Genevieve Angelson

TCA NEWS: BACKSTROM Panel with Showrunner Hart Hanson & Rainn Wilson, Dennis Haysbert, Genevieve Angelson, Kristoffer Polaha, Thomas Dekker & Page Kennedy

Backstrom panel at Television Critics Association Winter Press Tour on January 17th. Backstrom is a brilliant detective and a total dick, as the FOX key art says. Which is different from the Swedish Backstrom in the Leif GW Persson books, who’s a crap detective and a total dick with no redeeming qualities at all. The [...]

SHOOT: BACKSTROM’s Genevieve Angelson & Ben Hollingsworth at Vancouver Art Gallery

Mid-season FOX series Backstrom closed the north square of the Vancouver Art Gallery yesterday to film Portland Serious Crimes Unit Detective Nicole Gravely (Genevieve Angelson) and District Attorney Steven Kines (Ben Hollingsworth) emerging from what will be a Portland courthouse in the rain. Gravely is second-in-command to self-destructive Everett Backstrom (The Office’s Rainn Wilson) at the Serious [...]

SHOOT: BACKSTROM’s Genevieve Angelson & Ben Hollingsworth on Vancouver Public Library Curtain Wall

Upcoming Fox series Backstrom does some inventive camera work, like last Friday’s shoot on the upper walkway of the curtain wall at the central Vancouver Public Library. Where are the cameras? Across the atrium on the 7th floor of the library behind glass. The scene: Portland Serious Crimes Unit Detective Nicole Gravely (Genevieve Angelson) meets [...]

WEEK: May 12-18, 2014

Sunday, May 18th – Godzilla is a monster hit with a sequel underway after US$103 million international opening weekend, the biggest opening of 2014 so far, and a US$93-million North American opening weekend to total almost US$200 million. The locally-filmed blockbuster (downtown Vancouver, Nanaimo, Steveston, Coquitlam, New Westminster, Burnaby) stars Bryan Cranston, Aaron Taylor-Johnson and Elizabeth [...]

TRAILER: BACKSTROM with Rainn Wilson to Air on FOX in 2015

Self-Destructive. Judgemental. Indulgent. And The Way He Solves Crimes Is Almost Criminal. Backstrom (Rainn Wilson) in the woods in the rain. Lots of manufactured rain in this show. New partner Detective Nicole Gravely (Genevieve Angelson). Backstrom (Rain Wilson) on Vancouver Block clock tower. Detective Sergeant John Almond (Dennis Haysbert) in downtown alley. Related: Rainn Wilson and Dennis [...]

WEEK: March 10-16, 2014

Sunday, March 16th – Continuum season 3 premiere Minute by Minute airs on Showcase. Kiera Cameron (Rachel Nichols) jeopardizes everything to stop young Alec Sadler (Erik Knudsen) from altering history in his mission to save Emily (Magda Apanowicz) from death. Sunday, March 16th – Once Upon a Time 3×13 Witch Hunt airs on ABC and CTV. Emma (Jennifer [...]

START DATES: It’s American TV Pilot Season – AGENT X, THE FLASH, SEA OF FIRE, WARRIORS, PROOF, EXPOSED, iZOMBIE, BLOODLINES, ONLY HUMAN & BACKSTROM Reshoots

Are TV pilots a waste of time and money? Kevin Spacey (Netflix’s House of Cards) challenged American TV networks in his keynote address at the Edinburgh Television Festival about the futility of spending US $300 to $400 million a year on 100-plus pilots when less than half go to series and only one-tenth are renewed for a second season. Vancouver [...]