Tag Archives: Robert Burnaby Park

SHOOT: ONCE UPON A TIME’s Princess Merida from Brave (Amy Manson) at Stonehenge Set in Robert Burnaby Park

Brave’s Princess Merida — with a spirit as fiery as her hair — is coming to Once Upon a Time this Fall.  Comic-Con fans got a sneak peek at the live-action red-headed Scot (Amy Manson) at the end of Saturday’s panel. And a few lucky young fans at Robert Burnaby Park met her late Monday [...]

WEEK: March 17-23, 2014

Sunday, March 23rd – Continuum 3×02 Minute Man airs on Showcase. Kiera (Rachel Nichols) looks into the two Alecs (Erik Knudsen) in one timeline; the mayor (Tahmoh Penikett) is kidnapped; and Carlos (Victor Webster) struggles with one Kiera’s death. Sunday, March 23rd – Once Upon a Time 3×14 The Tower airs on ABC and CTV. While [...]

WEEK: January 13-19, 2014

Sunday, January 19th – Tomorrowland director Brad Bird lands in Paris for quick location scout now that the $200-million-plus Disney movie has wrapped in Vancouver. Sunday, January 19th – CBC’s Rick Mercer Report with Rick Mercer films in Squamish at West Coast Railways. Saturday, January 18th – Fringe binge on the one-year anniversary of the [...]

YOUR SHOOT: ONCE UPON A TIME in Vancouver as Neverland

Photos by Larry/@bastardsonvan. “It’s fairy-tale Avengers on Captain Hook’s boat going to Neverland to rescue a kid from Peter Pan.” —  co-showrunner Adam Horowitz’s description of the Neverland arc to Entertainment Weekly magazine. Once Upon a Time has been filming its Neverland arc in Vancouver shrouded in secrecy for a little more than two months. [...]

WEEK: July 22-28, 2013

Sunday, July 28th – Vancouver-cop-from-the-future-series Continuum 2×12 Second Last airs on Showcase. In the penultimate episode of season 2 directed by Amanda Tapping, Kiera (Rachel Nichols) and Carlos (Victor Webster) must stop Travis (Roger Cross) after he gets his hands on a second CPS suit while Alec (Erik Knudsen) and Emily (Magda Apanowicz) try to escape [...]

WEEK: June 3-9, 2013

  Sunday, June 9th – Continuum 2×07 Second Degree airs on Showcase: Kiera (Rachel Nichols) & Carlos (Victor Webster) discover a juror on Julian (Richard Harmon)’s trial has been compromised and race to protect his family unaware that it’s part of a larger Liber8 plot to install Jim Martin (Tahmoh Penikett) as Mayor. Trial filmed [...]

TRAILER: Greek God Adventures of PERCY JACKSON: SEA OF MONSTERS

The Greatest Adventure on Earth. Begins at Sea. Greek gods are running rampant in modern America, waging war and fathering children, like young Percy Jackson (Logan Lerman) who discovers in the first film adaption, The Lightning Thief. that the father he never knew is the Greek god Poseidon. In the second of the Percy Jackson [...]

WEEK: April 22-28, 2013

Sunday, April 28th – Vancouver cop-from-the -future series Continuum 2×02 airs on Showcase. Some of it filmed in Squamish with Rachel Nichols in a big helicopter scene. New York Times’s Neil Genzlinger wrote about his Squamish set visit in TV article praising the series. Sunday, April 28th – Red Widow 1×07 The Coke airs on ABC. [...]

PROMOS: Who is Dr. Whale? ONCE UPON A TIME 2×05 The Doctor Spoiler Promo

So many of us were keeping the secret of Dr. Whale’s Fairytale Land identity on Once Upon a Time, not wanting to ruin the surprise. Too late. The promo for next Sunday’s The Doctor gave it away. Or as David Anders tweeted: “Hello Fans all over the globe & Bulgaria! Tune in next week 2 #OnceuponaTime [...]

BIG READ: PERCY JACKSON: SEA OF MONSTERS’ Greek God Adventures in Vancouver

Published June 14, 2002 on Vancouver is Awesome So Greek gods are running rampant in modern America, waging war and fathering children, like young Percy Jackson who discovers in the first film adaption, The Lightning Thief. that the father he never knew is the Greek god Poseidon. In the second of the Percy Jackson and [...]

PERCY JACKSON: SEA OF MONSTERS in Torrential Rain at Camp Half-Blood in Robert Burnaby Park

Tuesday in Vancouver started out sunny but by the time I reached the Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters set in Robert Burnaby Park, a huge black cloud had covered the suburb of Burnaby and unleashed a torrential downpour. And I mean torrential — as in rain-bouncing-a-foot-high-off-the-pavement-of-Edmonds-Street torrential. That didn’t deter a dozen fans sheltering under [...]