Tag Archives: Simon Barry

NEW SERIES: Syfy’s GHOST WARS Starts Filming in Vancouver With Vincent D’Onofrio, Kim Coates, Avan Jogia, Kristin Lehman & Meatloaf

Vincent D’Onofrio. Daredevil image. Paranormal series Ghost Wars starts filming in Vancouver today. Created by Continuum’s Simon Barry, Ghost Wars is set in a remote town in Alaska plagued by paranormal forces. Local pariah Roman Mercer has the repressed psychic

START: VAN HELSING Season 2 With Kelly Overton Starts Filming Early February in Vancouver

Humanity’s last hope — Vanessa Van Helsing — returns for a second season of filming in Vancouver this Winter. The first season of Van Helsing opened with a mysterious woman (Kelly Overton)  in a coma guarded by a marine named

NEW SERIES: Resurrection is a Bitch. Female VAN HELSING Series to Shoot in Vancouver Early Next Year

Resurrection is a Bitch. The female Van Helsing series will shoot in metro Vancouver early next year, as expected. In the 13-episode series, newly created character Vanessa Helsing (yet to be cast) is the daughter of the vigilante vampire hunter Abraham

LEO AWARDS: Vancouver Whydunit MOTIVE & American Scarlet Speedster THE FLASH Lead Dramatic Series Nominations

This year’s Leo Awards — honouring the best of BC-made film and television — boasts six nominees in the Best Dramatic Series category: CTV’s Vancouver whydunit Motive leads with 21 nominations; The CW’s breakout super hero hit The Flash has 8

SATURN AWARDS: CONTINUUM, Carlton Cuse (BATES MOTEL & THE RETURNED), Grant Gustin (THE FLASH) & Noah Wyle (FALLING SKIES) are Special Awards Honourees

Update: The Flash won for Best Superhero TV series, Wentworth Miller for his guest performance on The Flash and The 100 for Best Youth-Oriented Series. Is Vancouver the genre capital of the world? Sometimes it seems that way, like when

START: CONTINUUM’s Fourth & Final Season With Rachel Nichols, Erik Knudsen & Victor Webster Starts Filming in Vancouver

Jaiden Everett/Tumblr. Vancouver’s own timey-wimey saga Continuum started filming its fourth and final season today somewhere in Point Grey. Remember where we left off? Season three opened with two young-tech-genius Alec Sadlers and two cop-from-the-future Kiera Camerons in a new

VIFF INDUSTRY: GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY’s Nicole Perlman, BONES/BACKSTROM’s Hart Hanson; CONTINUUM’s Simon Barry, & MOTIVE’s Dennis Heaton on 2014 Genre Writers Panel

VIFF Industry Conference: Genre Smash! sponsored by ACFC West, Local 2020 Unifor from VIFF on Vimeo. One Marvel screenwriter. Three Homegrown Showrunners. Panel moderated by one of the snarkiest TV critics ever, Tim Goodman. Equals VIFF Industry’s Can’t-Miss Panel of 2014.

RENEWED: Simon Barry’s CONTINUUM Starring Rachel Nichols Gets Final Six-Episode Season on Showcase

Vancouver’s homegrown sci-fi series Continuum will film a fourth and final season of six episodes here next Spring, which will air later in 2015 on Showcase in Canada and Syfy in the U.S. Continuum launched in the Spring of 2012

VIFF INDUSTRY: ONCE UPON A TIME’s Jane Espenson, EUREKA’s Amy Berg & CONTINUUM’s Simon Barry on 2012 Writers Panel

VIFF Forum 2012 – Creating Sci-Fi Story Worlds from VIFF on Vimeo. Jane Espenson: Writer of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Battlestar Galactica, Caprica and consulting producer on Once Upon a Time. Amy Berg: Writer of The 4400, Eureka and Person

WEEK: June 9-15, 2014

Sunday, June 15th – Continuum 3×12 Dying Minutes airs on Showcase in Canada. Kiera (Rachel Nichols) and John Doe (Ryan Robbins) put an end to the Freelancers; first timeline Alec (Erik Knudsen) is rescued from the Freelancer gulag.  Sonja (Lexa

LEO AWARDS: Gala Night With Hosts Zak Santiago, Pascale Hutton & Christopher Heyerdahl

Published June 5, 2014 on Vancouver is Awesome. What a difference a year makes in the BC Film industry. 2013 got off to such a dismal start that it spawned a mood of doom and the Save BC Film movement