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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 [...]

SHOOT: THE TOMORROW PEOPLE Stunt Fight With Peyton List & Aaron Woo in Oceanic Plaza

The Tomorrow People closed the 1000 block of West Pender Street in downtown Vancouver today for a season finale standoff: special-powered Cara (Peyton List and her stunt double above) and Russell (Aaron Woo and his stunt double) versus several gun-toting Ultra agents (stunt performers). The rat-a-tat-tat of the guns (really loud) echoed through Oceanic Plaza as Cara stopped [...]

SHOOT: CW Pilot iZOMBIE Stunt Fall on Beatty Street

Rob Thomas’s CW pilot iZombie staged a stunt tonight on Beatty Street during the Vancouver Canucks game. It took hours to set up but crew filmed two takes of this stunt woman falling head-first from a balcony to the sidewalk below just as fans exited the game and flooded the area. Once with stunt mats below. [...]

SHOOT: CW Pilot THE FLASH’s Courier Bicycle Stunt Downtown

CW pilot The Flash staged a stunt sequence at Oceanic Plaza turned Central City Plaza today. A Central City cab hits a courier on a bicycle. In all the previous iterations, the cab stopped well short of hitting the bike but this time there was a loud crack. So loud that I gasped, a friend said. Fortunately, [...]

SHOOT: ONCE UPON A TIME IN WONDERLAND’S Knave of Hearts in Storybrooke, aka Steveston

What is Once Upon a Time in Wonderland’s Knave of Hearts doing in Storybrooke? Speculation is that’s where he is when he hears that Alice needs to be rescued from an insane asylum. Is the White Rabbit (voiced by John Lithgow) there with him? Once Upon a Time in Wonderland crew filmed a couple of [...]

STUNT: ARROW S2 The Hood Stunt with Simon Burnett

The Arrow Stunt Department spent most of last Friday rehearsing  in the sunshine for an integrated stunt to be filmed later that night of star Stephen Amell and Hood stunt double Simon Burnett shooting a rope ascender arrow up in the air and then rising on the zipline several stories off the ground. I didn’t [...]

WEEK: October 8-14, 2012

Sunday, October 14th – Once Upon a Time‘s third episode (Lady of the Lake) of its second season introduces Lancelot in scenes filmed at the village set in Deer Lake Park in Burnaby. Sunday, October 14th – A&E’s Psycho prequel Bates Motel set under construction in Aldergrove photographed by @JaxSaid Friday, October 12th – Motive’s [...]

SHOOT: Youngest in RED WIDOW’s Mob Family Does Own Stunt at Vancouver’s Victory Square – Updated

Inspired by a popular Dutch TV show, midseason ABC series Red Widow is about a San Francisco mobster’s widow, Marta Walraven, forced to replace her husband as head of a crime syndicate after his murder. She does this to protect her three children, two of whom were on set today at Victory Square in downtown Vancouver. The [...]

Where Has CULT Been? Tying Up Rush-Hour Traffic in Langley With A Stop-and-Stare Scene for 1×03

At 4 p.m. today, I saw a @News1130Radio Traffic Tweet:  “Everyone slowing down @232nd to look at the movie trailers @ on side of the road: Backing up past @264th”. Not long after, someone in the neighbourhood informed me this was The CW’s midseason series Cult doing a stunt with a car facing off against a [...]

BIG READ: Where is Peter Bishop?

Published August 30, 3011 on Vancouver is Awesome Friday night delayed-viewing hit Fringe did something unprecedented with its third season finale: it made Peter Bishop, one of its trio of main characters, cease to exist and asked Joshua Jackson, the actor who plays him, not to appear in the show for an unspecified amount of [...]