Tag Archives: The Killing

SHOOT: THE KILLING’s Joel Kinnaman Doused by Rain Tower

Who said the second season of The Killing would be drier? Well I did, for one. And the Seattle-set cop drama has been less damp lately, until today when crew set up a rain tower above an alley off Victory Square in downtown Vancouver, to film a scene of Joel Kinnaman’s Holder walking to his [...]

Going Numb on THE KILLING Day Sixteen

Joel Kinnaman’s conspiracy patsy Stephen Holder goes numb in epic fashion in The Killing’s third episode of the second season: scaring his nephew, beating up one of his old dealers, having sex in a car and then walking through oncoming traffic on what looks like Vancouver’s Georgia Viaduct (the red S on top of the Scotiabank tower is [...]

Joel Kinnaman’s Holder Duped for Something Shiny on THE KILLING Day Fifteen

Joel Kinnaman’s Stephen Holder is back with all his funny Holderisms — calling Chinese takeout “fu manchu poo poo MSG crap” while arguing that “pickles are vegetables” — but by the second hour of The Killing’s two-hour second season premiere last night, he’s begun to clue into how badly he’s been duped by his desire for a shiny [...]

BIG READ: THE KILLING Investigation Returns for 2nd Season

Published March 30, 2012 on Vancouver is Awesome The  investigation returns this Sunday night with The Killing‘s two-hour second season premiere on AMC and a new marketed tagline — Be Careful What You Uncover — on the show’s poster. Following a Twitter riot over last season’s finale, showrunner Veena Sud has promised that the central [...]

SHOOT: THE KILLING’s Mireille Enos & Joel Kinnaman in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside Today

The  investigation returns this Sunday night with The Killing‘s second season premiere on AMC and a new marketed tagline — Be Careful What You Uncover — on the show’s poster. Following a Twitter riot over last season’s finale, showrunner Veena Sud has promised that the central mystery and last season’s marketed tagline — Who Killed Rosie Larsen? — will [...]

BIG READ: Twitter Riot over THE KILLING Finale

Published June 23, 2011 on Vancouver is Awesome For reasons I don’t need to explain, I’m no fan of riots, even Twitter riots which are benign with no cars overturned or set on fire. But a Twitter riot is still a mob and a frenzied one at that: spewing F-U tweets at Vancouver-filmed The Killing [...]

BIG READ: THE KILLING a “Damp, Good Mystery”

Published April 8, 2011 on Vancouver is Awesome I would like to take credit for calling The Killing a “damp, good mystery” but Entertainment Weekly magazine coined that gem after the show’s two-hour premiere on AMC last Sunday. Filming in Vancouver for the past four months, the 13-part series about the murder of a teenage [...]