Filming in Vancouver: Van Helsing, Better Things, Christina Ricci, and more

Christina Ricci will star in the Canadian thriller Distortion.

While Vancouver may be known Hollywood North, numerous productions also shoot throughout the province as well, bringing stars through our city.

While some shoot solely in locations outside of Vancouver, others shoot in both Vancouver and other B.C. locations

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Filming in Vancouver: Van Helsing, Better Things, Christina Ricci, and more

Filming in Vancouver: Van Helsing, Casey Affleck, Riverdale, and Timeless

Kelly Overton stars in Van Helsing.

This week, we’ve got vampire hunters, time travellers, pandemic survivors, and cheery comicbook characters gone gritty.

It’s all what’s shooting in Hollywood North this week. Intrigued? Well, read on and find out who you might run into while you’re out and about on the streets of this often surprising and unpredictable West Coast metropolis.

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Filming in Vancouver: Van Helsing, Casey Affleck, Riverdale, and Timeless

Vancouver Screen Scene: Lost in Space, Van Helsing, and more

B.C.’s Molly Parker will star in the reboot of the sci-fi TV series Lost in Space.

A happy solar new year to all and the new year means productions are getting back to business after being on hold over the holiday season.

A bunch of TV series are back into the swing of things, with some of them ending later this month.

But there are a bunch of more productions about to take their place, including a reboot of a 1960s sci-fi series and a dark fantasy TV series about a vampire huntress.

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Vancouver Screen Scene: Lost in Space, Van Helsing, and more

Vancouver Screen Scene: Elizabeth Banks, Neil Patrick Harris, and Jimmy Fallon seen around town

Elizabeth Banks is in town to play the villain Rita Repulsa in the big-screen reboot of the Power Rangers.

Elizabeth Banks is in town to play the villain Rita Repulsa in the big-screen reboot of the Power Rangers.

While Vancouver may be nicknamed Hollywood North, it might as well be also known as Fanboy/girl/person Central.

You see, our city has long been the shooting destination for numerous sci-fi and fantasy series and films, with many thanks in part to the booming local visual FX industry. (Vancouver became the world’s largest visual effects and animation hub after Sony Imageworks relocated its headquarters here last July.)

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Vancouver Screen Scene: Elizabeth Banks, Neil Patrick Harris, and Jimmy Fallon seen around town