Tag Archives: Rose McIver

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 [...]

SHOOT: CW Pilot iZOMBIE’s Rose McIver Films Downtown on Beatty Street

iZombie’s medical-student-turned-zombie Olivia (Rose McIver with white hair and skin) showed up at a Seattle crime scene (Beatty Street) at suppertime yesterday in the rain (real torrential rain). Olivia works in a Seattle Coroner’s Office where she eats the brains of corpses as a way to survive without killing anyone. But after eating the brain of a woman [...]

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 [...]


Are TV pilots a waste of time and money? Kevin Spacey (Netflix’s House of Cards) challenged American TV networks in his keynote address at the Edinburgh Television Festival about the futility of spending US $300 to $400 million a year on 100-plus pilots when less than half go to series and only one-tenth are renewed for a second season. Vancouver [...]

WEEK: January 20-26, 2014

Saturday, January 25th – Vancouver-cop-from-the-future series Continuum films outside and on the roof of Commerce Place, aka the CIBC Tower, downtown. Saturday, January 25tth – News that Ben Ratner’s film Down River will get a Vancouver theatrical release on March 14th at Fifth Avenue Cineplex. Saturday, January 25th – CW sci-fi series The 100 starring Eliza [...]

SHOOT: The Wicked Witch (Rebecca Mader) in ONCE UPON A TIME’s Storybrooke Filmed in Steveston

It’s Not Easy Being Green: What is the Wicked Witch (Rebecca Mader without her green face paint) doing in Storybrooke? And believe it or not, this isn’t the biggest spoiler of last night’s overnight shoot. Mario Van Peebles is directing Once Upon a Time 3×16 It’s Not Easy Being Green so this was his big technocrane scene of the [...]

SHOOT: ONCE UPON A TIME Back in Steveston’s Storybrooke

This isn’t the first time we’ve seen Storybrooke since Peter Pan’s curse seemingly blinked it out of existence. Before Christmas, Once Upon a Time filmed scenes at the Fort Langley Community Hall dressed as Storybrooke for a spring block episode. But today is the first time we’ve seen the main cast in Steveston as Storybrooke since Pan’s [...]

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 [...]