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12 celebrities you can spot in Vancouver in May

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Alison Pudsey May 01, 2017 3:05 am 6,604

Is there anything better than a celebrity sighting right in your hometown?

Get ready to snap that perfect insta-worthy pic, and maybe even a selfie if you’re lucky enough, and hit the streets of Vancouver because this month’s possible celebrity sightings are sure to have you feeling starstruck.

Here are 12 celebrities you can spot in Vancouver during May!

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Ryan Reynolds

Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively arrives to the Walk of Fame honoring Ryan Reynolds on December 15, 2016 in Hollywood, CA

Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively arrive to the Walk of Fame honoring Ryan Reynolds on December 15, 2016 in Hollywood, CA (DFree/Shutterstock)

Prepare yourself Vancouverites – rumor has it, Ryan Reynolds is coming to town.

Reynolds will be returning to his hometown of Vancouver to film Deadpool 2, which is set to begin production at the beginning of May, and is known by its working title of ‘Love Machine’.

Anna Faris

Anna Faris arrives to the People's Choice Awards 2014 on January 7, 2015 in Los Angeles, CA

Anna Faris arrives to the People’s Choice Awards 2014 on January 7, 2015 in Los Angeles, CA (DFree /Shutterstock)

Known for her comedic roles, platinum blonde hair, and natural charisma, Anna Faris will be in Vancouver for her new role in the romantic comedy Overboard.

Faris rose to fame starring in the first four Scary Movies as main character Cindy. She is also known for her role in The House Bunny, What’s Your Number? and most recently, as Christy on the CBS sitcom Mom.

Liam Neeson

Liam Neeson attends the premiere of "The Shallows" at the AMC Lincoln Square Theater on June 21, 2016 in New York City.

Liam Neeson attends the premiere of “The Shallows” at the AMC Lincoln Square Theater on June 21, 2016 in New York City (JStone/Shutterstock)

We watched him save the day and rescue his daughter in Taken, and then his ex-wife in Taken 2, and now Liam Neeson is returning in another action packed film Hard Powder.

The movie follows a snowplow driver who seeks revenge against drug dealers he believes killed his son, and is currently filming in Vancouver until May 24.

Emmy Rossum

Emmy Rossum at the 68th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, USA on September 18, 2016.

Emmy Rossum at the 68th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, USA on September 18, 2016 (Tinseltown/Shutterstock)

Starring alongside Neeson in Hard Powder is Emmy Rossum who is best known for her role as Fiona Gallagher in the TV series Shameless. 

Jon Bernthal

Jon Bernthal arrives at the The Walking Dead PaleyFest2011 Event at Saban Theater on March 4, 2011 in Los Angeles, CA

Jon Bernthal arrives at the The Walking Dead PaleyFest2011 Event at Saban Theater on March 4, 2011 in Los Angeles, CA (Helga Esteb/Shutterstock)

Jon Bernthal will be in Vancouver filming for his role in the crime thriller Stingray – which the Australian actor also co-wrote the script for. You may remember him as Shane Walsh from the AMC series The Walking Dead .

Joel Edgerton

Joel Edgerton during the 72th Venice Film Festival 2015 in Venice, Italy

Joel Edgerton during the 72th Venice Film Festival 2015 in Venice, Italy (Matteo Chinellato/Shutterstock)

Also starring in Stingray alongside Bernthal is actor and filmmaker Joel Edgerton. Edgerton has made appearances in films such as Star Wars: Episode II Attack of the Clones, Warrior,  The Great Gatsby and most recently, as a corrupt FBI agent in the drama Black Mass.

Kristen Connolly

Kristen Connolly at the Nokia Theater on September 22, 2013 in Los Angeles (Helga Esteb/Shutterstock)

Kristen Connolly at the Nokia Theater on September 22, 2013 in Los Angeles (Helga Esteb/Shutterstock)

Kristen Connolly, star of The Cabin in the Woods, is likely in Vancouver until June, filming the third season of CBS drama Zoo. The series follows a team of scientists investigating a rash of violent animal attacks.

James Wolk

James Wolk arrives at the Fox Fall Eco-Casino Party 2010 at BOA on September 13, 2010 in W Los Angeles, CA

James Wolk arrives at the Fox Fall Eco-Casino Party 2010 at BOA on September 13, 2010 in W Los Angeles, CA (Kathy Hutchins/Shutterstock)

James Wolk has a long history of roles in television – starring in a few Shameless episodes, and making appearances in ABC’s Happy Endings, season six of Mad Men and CBS sitcom The Crazy Ones. Wolks will be in Vancouver for his lead role of Jackson Oz in Zoo.

Kelly Overton

Kelly Overton at the People's One to Watch Party at the E.P. & L.P on October 13, 2016 in Los Angeles, CA

Kelly Overton at the People’s One to Watch Party at the E.P. & L.P on October 13, 2016 in Los Angeles, CA (Kathy Hutchins/Shutterstock)

Kelly Overton may be spotted in town throughout May filming for Van Helsing, in which she stars as the main character Vanessa Helsing. Season two began filming in February and is expected to be wrapped up by May 30.

Burkley Duffield

Burkey Duffield is a Canadian actor who is born and raised in Vancouver. He is known for playing Eddie in House of Anubis and is currently plays the lead role of Holden in Beyond, which is filming season two in Vancouver until August.

Molly Parker

Molly Parker at the 2016 Creative Arts Emmy Awards - Day 1 - Arrivals at the Microsoft Theater on September 10, 2016 in Los Angeles, CA (Helga Esteb/Shutterstock)

Molly Parker at the 2016 Creative Arts Emmy Awards – Day 1 – Arrivals at the Microsoft Theater on September 10, 2016 in Los Angeles, CA (Helga Esteb/Shutterstock)

Better known as ruthless Jackie Sharp on House of Cards, Molly Parker could well be in Vancouver through to June, filming Lost in Space, a remake of the 1960s sci-fi series of the same name.

Adam Devine

April 9, 2016: Adam DeVine at the 2016 MTV Movie Awards at Warner Bros Studios.

April 9, 2016: Adam DeVine at the 2016 MTV Movie Awards at Warner Bros Studios. (Featureflash Photo Agency/Shutterstock)

Best known for his quirky charm as Bumper in the Pitch Perfect films, Adam DeVine will be in town filming Game Over, Man! until June 6.

At the moment the plot is being kept very hush hush, but is said to be an action comedy starring his Workaholics colleagues Anders Holm and Blake Anderson.

Make sure to be on the look out for this trio, DeVine has been sharing some hilarious Instagram stories of the stars enjoying the Vancouver club scene – party on boys!


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Alison Pudsey
Lifestyle contributor for Daily Hive. Lover of dogs, coffee, yoga and all things celebrity gossip. Toronto is home, but Vancity has my heart.

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