Tag Archives: Granville Island

WEEK: December 2-8, 2013

Sunday, December 8th – Once Upon a Time 3×10 The New Neverland airs on ABC. Storybrooke townspeople welcome the Jolly Roger  gang and Henry (Jared Gilmore)’s safe return from Neverland unaware that Peter Pan (Robbie Kay) has stowed away in Henry’s body. Sunday, December 8th – Fifty Shades of Grey films at Bentall 5 tower [...]

SHOOT: Kristin Lehman, Louis Ferreira & Niall Matter Film MOTIVE at False Creek Fishermen’s Wharf

Published October 16th, 2013 on Vancouver is Awesome. Vancouver’s own crime drama Motive began filming its second season around town after the Labour Day weekend. The hit CTV/ABC procedural is unusual for two reasons: Vancouver plays itself not somewhere else and Motive is a whydunit not a whodunit. At the top of each episode, we learn [...]

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. [...]

WEEK: August 26 – September 1, 2013

Sunday, September 1st – Cedar Cove 1×08 Help Wanted airs on the W network. An ex-con Olivia (Andie MacDowell) sentenced comes to Cedar Cove to find work. When the harbour pergola catches fire he is blamed until Brendan Meyer’s character takes responsibility for it. Most of the episode filmed in Fort Langley and North Vancouver’s [...]

SHOOT: ALMOST HUMAN’s Karl Urban & Michael Ealy Film With Sexbots at the Waterfall Building for 1×02 Skin

Almost Human is set 35 years from now in 2048 Los Angeles when human police officers are paired with humanoid robot partners. Crew found a  futuristic location in the Waterfall Building, designed by famous architect Arthur Erickson, to shoot scenes of officer John Kennex (Karl Urban) and his too-human android partner Dorian (Michael Ealy) last [...]

BIG READ: Making of MISSION IMPOSSIBLE: GHOST PROTOCOL

Published January 10, 2012 on Vancouver is Awesome UPDATE: Worldwide Box Office — US$695 million. The round-the-world spy thriller Mission Impossible – Ghost Protocol has more Vancouver in it than the Mumbai running scene outside the Vancouver Convention Centre which I wrote about in my inaugural #YVRShoots series post and the Seattle post-mission team beer [...]

BIG READ: Above MISSION IMPOSSIBLE: GHOST PROTOCOL on Granville Island

Published March 4, 2011 on Vancouver is Awesome Where has Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol been? Sightings of four-year-old Suri Cruise, the adorable fashionista/bookworm daughter of Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes, have been more plentiful than sightings of TANK production signs in January and February. I wondered if there would be any more big location shoots before [...]