Tag Archives: Oak Bay

WEEK: May 19-25, 2014

Sunday, May 25th – Continuum 3×09 Minute of Silence airs on Showcase. Kiera (Rachel Nichols), without much help from Carlos (Victor Webster), pursues a group of brilliant students who use cutting-edge technology to commit crimes; at the same time, she’s pursued by amnesiac John Doe (Ryan Robbins) who wants her help piecing together his mysterious past. Elsewhere, Kellog [...]

WRAP: GRACEPOINT Thank you to Victoria & Set Sale in Saanich

Gracepoint: Welcome to America’s Last Hometown. Main Street Since 1856. After four months of filming, the Gracepoint banners will come down on Oak Bay Avenue in Oak Bay Village, one of four hubs in the greater Victoria area which played the northern California coastal town: Oak Bay Village, home to the Gracepoint Journal, the Crestview Inn [...]

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 [...]

SETS: GRACEPOINT’s Harvey Ridge Hut & Crestview Inn in Victoria

On screen, Gracepoint’s Harvey Ridge Hut in Harvey Ridge Park will look like it’s high on a northern California cliff with a “steep drop off” to North Beach below where young Danny Solano’s body is found but is actually a set on turf only six feet above Victoria’s Island View Beach. Weathered park map.   [...]

WEEK: April 28 – May 4

Sunday, May 4th – Continuum 3×07 Waning Minute airs on Showcase. Kiera (Rachel Nichols) crash lands her CPS flyer during a prisoner transport in 2076 and is forced to work with her enemy captive in order to survive. Ben Cotton guest stars on episode filmed mainly in Squamish. Sunday, May 4th – Once Upon a [...]

WEEK: April 7-13, 2014

Sunday, April 13th – Once Upon a Time 3×17 The Jolly Roger airs on ABC and CTV.  Ariel (JoAnna Garcia Swisher)  begs Hook (Colin O’Donoghue) to help her find Prince Eric; Regina (Lana Parrilla) teaches Emma (Jennifer Morrison) how to use magic. The Charmings (Josh Dallas & Ginnifer Goodwin) try to show Henry (Jared Gilmore) that they’re fun. [...]

WEEK: March 31 to April 6, 2014

Sunday, April 6th – Once Upon a Time 3×16 It’s Not Easy Being Green airs on ABC and CTV. The Wicked Witch/Zelena (Rebecca Mader) issues a challenge to Regina (Lana Parrilla) leading to a #TeamWicked vs #TeamEvil showdown in Storybrooke, aka Steveston. Sunday, April 6th – Continuum 3×04 A Minute Changes Everything airs on Showcase. Kiera (Rachel [...]

WEEK: March 24-30, 2014

Sunday, March 30th – Continuum 3×03 Minute to Win It airs on Showcase. Kiera (Rachel Nichols) and Carlos (Victor Webster) foil Liber8’s mind-controlled bank robbers. Marine Building becomes the exterior of the Bregenzer Bank. Two Alecs love Emily although the one who is the new head of Piron Corp. doesn’t know if he can trust her. Sunday, March 30th [...]

WEEK: February 24 – March 2, 2014

Sunday, March 2nd – Once Upon a Time countdown to next Sunday’s Spring premiere by Ginnifer Goodwin’s Instagram. Photos taken by Josh Dallas. Sunday, March 2nd – CW pilot The Flash starts filming at Scuie Italian cafe on Pender Street downtown. Candice Patton shares a photo from set. Sunday, March 2nd – Continuum showrunner Simon Barry [...]

WEEK: February 10-16, 2014

Sunday, February 16th – Fifty Shades of Grey trilogy author E. L. James’s book-signing at Chapters-Indigo in downtown Vancouver. Friday, February 14th – Once Upon a Time films Regina (Lana Parrilla), Wicked Witch of the West (Rebecca Mader), Emma (Jennifer Morrison), Snow (Ginnifer Goodwin), Charming (Josh Dallas) and Hook (Colin O’Donoghue) at Regina’s house in [...]

WEEK: February 3-9, 2014

Saturday, February 8th – Arrow‘s Stephen Amell shares a photo of Supernatural‘s Jared Padalecki holding Amell’s baby girl. Monday, February 3rd, to Friday, February 7th – Fifty Shades of Grey films in North Shore Studios in North Vancouver. Sex scenes? Friday, February 7th – Gracepoint films at the murdered Solano boy’s house in Oak Bay. Friday, February 7th – Night [...]