Tag Archives: Saanich

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 [...]

TRAILER: GRACEPOINT With David Tennant & Anna Gunn To Air Thursdays at 9 on FOX This Fall

Welcome to Gracepoint. A Quiet Place. A Friendly Place. Until Today. Gracepoint’s Main Street. Welcome to America’s Last Hometown, aka Oak Bay Village in Victoria. Gracepoint pier, aka Sidney pier. Welcome to Gracepoint, aka Oak Bay in Victoria. North Beach crime scene, aka Island View Beach. Related: Gracepoint films Danny Solano Crime Scene at Island [...]

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.   [...]

SET: GRACEPOINT’s Harvey Ridge Lookout Set at Victoria’s Island View Beach

After filming the murdered boy’s crime scene earlier this week, Broadchurch adaption Gracepoint is expected to shift to its Harvey Ridge Lookout set this Thursday, also on Island View Beach but on private land next to the regional park. On screen, the Harvey Ridge Hut will appear like it’s high on the cliff above North Beach where the Solano boy’s body [...]

SHOOT: GRACEPOINT Films Danny Solano Crime Scene on Victoria’s Island View Beach – Updated

After seven weeks of filming, the 10-part American murder-mystery adaption Gracepoint staged its big crime scene this week of a murdered boy found at North Beach in California, played by Island View Beach in Victoria. Unfortunately, high winds in the strait meant cancelled ferry sailings and my late arrival from Vancouver on Monday so I missed seeing Detectives Emmett Carver (Broadchurch’s David [...]