Filming in Vancouver: Keri Russell, Elijah Wood, Charmed, The Detour, and more

Keri Russell will come to Vancouver to star in the supernatural horror Antlers.

A spooky theme runs through this week’s roundup of what’s filming in (or coming to) Vancouver.

There’s a new supernatural horror feature film and a much-buzzed TV series reboot about a trio of witches.

There’s also a feature black comedy thriller, and two sci-fi TV series. But in the mix, there’s also a comedy about a family on the run that’s moving to Vancouver. 

Here’s the rundown on what’s happening in Vancouver’s screen scene.

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Filming in Vancouver: Keri Russell, Elijah Wood, Charmed, The Detour, and more

New Light and Sound Installation Opens in Ackery’s Alley

Head over to Ackery’s Alley, next to the Orpheum, every night from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM for a dance party like no other!

Created by Tangible Interaction, this new installation allows the public to create and play music while activating 35 squares of light. You can experience it first by attending the public launch event on Thursday, August 9, from 7-9 p.m. Continue reading:
New Light and Sound Installation Opens in Ackery’s Alley

Filming in Vancouver: Jim Carrey, James Marsden, iZombie, Wu Assassins, and Salvation

James Marsden

In this week’s roundup of what’s going on in Vancouver’s screen scene, there’s a production about a super speedy hedgehog—and it’s got some big names attached to it.

There are also two TV crime drama series getting underway, including a zomcom-crime drama and a martial arts supernatural crime drama.

Plus a sci-fi thriller is wrapping up on its latest season.

Here’s a look at what’s filming in Vancouver this week.

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Filming in Vancouver: Jim Carrey, James Marsden, iZombie, Wu Assassins, and Salvation

Giveaway:
Win 4 Passes to see Vancouver Art Gallery’s
Summer Exhibitions Before They’re Gone!

CREDIT: Image: David Milne, Reflected Forms, 1917, watercolour on paper, Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Women’s Committee Cultural Fund Photo: Stephen Topfer, Art Gallery of Greater Victoria.

Time is running out to see David Milne: Modern Painting – on view until September 9.

Enter to win four adult passes to this and Vancouver Art Gallery’s other major season exhibitions before the summer’s over!

To be eligible, simply post a comment below and be automatically entered to win. We’ll select the lucky winner August 13th and notify the winner by email.

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Giveaway:
Win 4 Passes to see Vancouver Art Gallery’s
Summer Exhibitions Before They’re Gone!

Filming in Vancouver: Jason Momoa, Seth Rogen, Child’s Play, Chesapeake Shores, and more

Aquaman star Jason Momoa is coming to Vancouver to head up a new TV series.

While this week’s roundup of what’s shooting in Vancouver has a recurring theme of projects revolving around child characters, they may not be what you expect at all.

To wit, there’s a sci-fi babysitting TV series, a horror remake, and an R-rated comedy (yes, an R-rated film about kids!).

But there are lot of other things in the mix, including a new sci-fi TV series with a rising action star, a potential new TV series about warrior witches, and some productions that recently wrapped nearby in B.C.

Here’s a look at what’s been coming and going from Vancouver’s screen scene and elsewhere in the province.

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Filming in Vancouver: Jason Momoa, Seth Rogen, Child’s Play, Chesapeake Shores, and more

Seth Rogen Will Soon Voice Transit Announcements in Vancouver

If you’re taking the bus or skytrain in the next coming months, pay close attention to the announcements. You’ll soon hear Vancouver-born actor Seth Rogen as you’ll be commuting around Metro Vancouver.

Your transit ride just got a little more awesome! We can’t wait to hear Seth’s infectious laugh.

More details, including snippets of the recordings, will be released next week.

OH! Change The Lights on Science World this August

Add a little more shine to Vancouver’s skyline by taking control of Science World’s nighttime lights. Tangible Interaction, a Vancouver based company, is teaming up with Science World again this summer to bring OH! back to Olympic Village in August.

This free interactive art installation allows participants to control Vancouver’s night skyline by changing the lights on Science World. The installation opens at 9:30 pm on Friday, August 3rd.

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OH! Change The Lights on Science World this August