Tag Archives: North Shore Studios

RESHOOTS: PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN: DEAD MEN TELL NO TALES Starts Additional Photography With Paul McCartney in New Set Piece in Vancouver

Paul McCartney in Vancouver? Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales reshoots have quietly added Paul McCartney to the cast for a new set piece, according to Deadline.com. That makes two iconic 1960s rockers in the franchise — Paul McCartney of The Beatles as an undisclosed character and Keith Richards of The Rolling Stones [...]

START: THE X-FILES Revival Starts Where It All Began – North Vancouver’s North Shore Studios

FBI agents Fox “Spooky” Mulder (David Duchovny) and Dana Scully (Gillian Anderson) wielding flashlights is the signature style of the iconic Vancouver-shot sci-fi series. That’s how they entered a darkened Ballroom for the 20th Anniversary panel at San Diego Comic Con two summers ago. Back then a new limited series on FOX didn’t seem likely. But [...]

STUDIO SALE: PSYCH Memorabilia at Costumes, Props & Set Dec Sale

Who knew the Sammy the Seagull mascot costume from season six’s Deadman’s Curveball would be available for sale to the public at the Psych studio sale? Someone snapped that up early on. But the skunk costume remained until I mentioned to one of the security guys that it hadn’t been sold yet. He arranged a [...]

STUDIO SALE: PSYCH Costumes, Props and Set Decorations Sale

Psych wrapped eight seasons of filming the adventures of Shawn “Psychic” Spencer and his BFF Burton “Gus” Guster (Dule Hill) early on Saturday morning, August 11th. Followed by the Psych Song, season 8 wrap party that night.   A month later, here’s the next marker in the end of a show: the studio sale. Let’s [...]

COMIC CON SKED: 20th Anniversary Reunion of THE X-FILES on Thursday, July 18th – Updated

The Truth is Out There. [Fox Mulder (David Duchovny) and Dana Scully (Gillian Anderson) are confirmed for TV Guide’s Celebration of the 20th Anniversary reunion of The X-Files — the daddy of Vancouver-shot sci-fi series — at San Diego Comic-Con  with show creator Chris Carter and several writer-producers on the panel.  Thursday, July 18th, at 3:30 [...]

WEEK: April 29 – May 5, 2013

Sunday, May 5th – Red Widow finale The Hit 1×08 Convinced that Schiller (Goran Visnjic) murdered her husband, Marta (Radha Mitchell) asks for help with a revenge plot. But it turns out Schiller didn’t make her a widow. Her own father did because he didn’t want to lose his grandkids. Unfortunately no one tells Natalie (Erin [...]

SHOOT: Season 8 of PSYCH Starts Filming in Vancouver

Psych started filming [eight] episodes for season eight of the USA Network show in Vancouver yesterday. Dule Hill tweeted a fun photo of Psych’s crime-fighting quartet — James Roday’s  ”psychic” Shawn Spencer, Dule Hill’s BFF Burton “Gus” Guster,  Timothy Omundson’s Santa Barbara police detective Carlton “Lassie” Lassiter and Maggie Lawson’s detective Juliet O’Hara — at their police station set in North [...]

WEEK: February 18-24, 2013

  Sunday, February 24th – New promo for Once Upon a Time airs during Oscars broadcast. A Series as Epic as the Movies Every Single Week. Sunday, February 24th – Red Widow black-and-white promo airs during Oscars broadcast. Friday, February 22nd – Vancouver crime drama Motive with Kristin Lehman & Louis Ferreira wraps filming its first [...]

WEEK: January 21-27, 2013

Friday, January 25th – Continuum films scenes of Victor Webster at Vanier Park near Burrard Bridge and of Rachel Nichols in her black hi-tech cat suit doing a stunt kick at a night shoot with rain towers at the CBC Vancouver parking garage Later a green skin-suited double performs more stunts. Friday, January 25th – Vancouver sitcom [...]

WEEKS: December 17-30, 2012

Friday, December 28th – SPACE channel marathon of Vancouver’s own dinosaur procedural Primeval: New World Tuesday, December 25th – Arrow star Stephen Amell marries long-time girlfriend Cassandra Jean at sunset ceremony in the Caribbean. Saturday, December 22nd – Psycho prequel series Bates Motel begins its holiday hiatus. Returns January 7th, 2013. Saturday, December 22nd – [...]

LIQUIDATION SALE: ALCATRAZ Sells its Signature 1968 Ford Mustang 390 GT Fastback

One of the best things about time-travelling prison series Alcatraz was the Highland Green 1968 Ford Mustang 390 GT 2+2 Fastback that Sarah Jones’s character drove in Vancouver as San Francisco —  the exact colour, make and model of the Mustang that Steve McQueen handled in the classic streets-of-San-Francisco chase movie Bullitt. Here’s the Mustang parked on Granville Street [...]