Tag Archives: JoAnna Garcia

WEEK: January 27 – February 2, 2014

Saturday, February 1st – Season One of Bates Motel, starring uncomfortably-close-mother-and-son Norma (Vera Farmiga) & Norman Bates (Freddie Highmore), starts streaming on Netflix in the U.S. Here’s a link to the season two trailer. Saturday, February 1st – Arrow star Stephen Amell promises he’ll protect this city from visiting crackhead Toronto Mayor Rob Ford. Friday, January 31st [...]

WEEK: November 4-10, 2013

Sunday, November 10th – Once Upon a Time 3×07 Dark Hollow airs on ABC /CTV. Flashback to Belle (Emilie de Ravin) when the Jolly Roger gang departs for Neverland to save Henry leaving her in charge of protecting Storybrooke. Then to present day when Ariel (JoAnna Garcia Swisher) is sent from Neverland to Storybrooke to [...]

SHOOT: ONCE UPON A TIME’s Jolly Roger Gang Comes Home to Storybrooke

The Jolly Roger Gang returned to Storybrooke late last month in a massive shoot in Steveston involving 25 cast at the barge set, moored at private commercial fishing docks east of the Britannia Heritage Shipyard Park. Despite the openness of the big reunion, I don’t think Once Upon a Time planned for this to be [...]

WEEK: October 28 – November 3, 2013

Sunday, November 3rd – Once Upon a Time 3×06 Ariel – To repay Ariel (JoAnna Garcia Swisher) for saving her life, Snow White (Ginnifer Goodwin) helps her get acquainted with Prince Eric (Gil McKinney). Sunday, November 3rd – Witches of East End 1×05 Electric Avenue airs on Lifetime. Ingrid (Rachel Boston) mourns for Adam; Joanna (Julia Ormond) [...]

SHOOT: JoAnna Garcia as ONCE UPON A TIME’s Ariel in Steveston’s Garry Point Park

Last night’s promo introduced fans to the Once Upon a Time version of beloved red-haired mermaid Ariel played by JoAnna Garcia Swisher.  Here she is in costume in Steveston’s Garry Point Park for a scene with Emilie de Ravin’s Belle, filmed in late summer (mid-September) here. Related: JoAnna Garcia & Emilie de Ravin Rehearsal  in [...]

WEEK: September 16-22, 2013

Sunday, September 22nd – Bates Motel‘s Vera Farmiga among Best Actress nominees at the Emmy awards. [Update: Claire Danes won for Homeland]. Sunday, September 22nd – Cedar Cove 1×11 Conflicts of Interest airs on the W network in Canada. Will Grace tell Olivia (Andie MacDowell) that Olivia’s married brother Will kissed her? Olivia and Jack [...]

SHOOT: Emilie de Ravin & JoAnna Garcia Film ONCE UPON A TIME at Garry Point Park in Steveston

Once Upon a Time is back in Steveston as Storybrooke today. Yes, Once Upon a Time. It’s been a long hiatus for fans. And this feels overdue — the  first time the show has filmed on Moncton Street as Storybrooke in season three. Mr. Gold Pawnbroker & Antiquities is back, at least at the front [...]