December marks the beginning of colder weather, twinkling lights and everything Christmas. So while you’re out and about crossing the million things off your holiday list this December, be on the lookout – you may just catch a glimpse of your favourite stars on location, live and in action!
Here are 18 TV shows and movies filming in Vancouver this December.
A Dog’s Way Home started filming in Vancouver this October and will be wrapping up in mid December. The film is based on the book by bestselling author W. Bruce Cameron, who also wrote A Dog’s Purpose which was released as a feature film earlier this year
A festive flick currently filming in town is Disney’s Noelle, also known as Nicole, which stars Anna Kendrick alongside Shirley MacLaine and Bill Hader. Kendrick plays Santa’s daughter who is called upon to take over the family business after her father retires..
Starring Boyd Holbrook, Two/One started filming in Vancouver this November and will be wrapping up at the beginning of December. This new movie explores the connection between two men on opposite sides of the world, and the concept that while we sleep in one place, we may be awake somewhere else.
Set to premiere on the History channel in 2018, Blue Book will begin filming its first season in Vancouver this December and stars Aidan Gillen, Laura Mennell, and Michael Harney.
This science fiction drama series is based around the investigations that were sponsored by the US Air Force regarding the UFO-related phenomena from the 50’s and 60’s, known by it’s nickname of “Project Blue Book”.
The Good Doctor will be filming its first season in Vancouver through to March 2018. Starring Freddie Highmore as main character Shaun Murphy, the show revolves around an autistic surgeon who thinks outside the box and is recruited to work at a prestigious hospital.
With previous series being filmed in Los Angeles, Colony will be in Vancouver to film its third season through to February 2018. Starring Sarah Wayne Callies and Josh Holloway, the series is a science-fiction drama set in the future after an alien invasion.
Renewed for a fourth season this past July is UnREAL, a drama series that revolves around a reality dating show known as Everlasting. Shiri Appleby plays the producer for the show, Rachel Goldberg, who must get ratings up and does so by manipulating the game. UnREAL started filming in town in mid October and will continue to January 2018.
The 100 has been in production in Vancouver for its fifth season and will continue into January 2018. The series centres around post apocalypse survivors living on a space station, who end up sending down a group of juvenile prisoners to figure out if life can still exist on Earth.
The hit show Riverdale returned to Metro Vancouver to film its second season and production will continue into March 2018. The second season just aired this past October on The CW with new episodes weekly. Now that we know who killed Jason Blossom, who knows what season two will have in store!
A new comedy drama series by The CW starring Lucy Hale started filming in Vancouver this past summer and will continue into January 2018. Life Sentence will follow main character Stella, played by Hale, who suddenly finds out her terminal cancer has been cured, and now she must live with the choices she made when she thought she was dying.
After being renewed for another season in May, iZombie returns to Vancouver to film its fourth season through to January 2018. The show is an adaptation of the comic books with the same name, and the series follows the life of Liv Moore who has been changed into a zombie and must satisfy her hunger to stay sane.
Back for its eleventh season, the sci-fi series The X-Files returns to film in Vancouver through to December. After a successful reboot this past year, the show was renewed in April to pick up after season 10’s finale.
The fairytale continues in Steveston Village this December to film the latest instalment of Once Upon a Time. The seventh season is said to be a total reboot and will feature all new season regulars, with a few of the old favourites returning including Rumplestiltskin and Captain Hook.
Back for its 13th season, Supernatural will be filming in Metro Vancouver through to April 2018. Starring Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles, the series was renewed for another season in January and premiered on The CW at the beginning of October.
Arrow continues to shoot its sixth season in Vancouver.
Back for its fourth season, The Flash will be on location in Vancouver through to April 2018.
Another The CW show filming in Vancouver through to February 2018 is Legends of Tomorrow. The series follows time master Rip Hunter who rallies together a group of heroes and villains to help prevent an apocalypse from happening on earth and destroying all time.
Supergirl is back to save the day! Season 3 of the hit series started filming in Vancouver over the summer and will continue through to April 2018.