Few things are cooler than walking down the street of Vancouver and suddenly realizing that a new movie or the next installment of your favourite TV show is actually live and on location. Bright lights, cameras rolling, possible celebrity sightings, and directors yelling action!
Here are 20 movies and TV shows filming in Vancouver this February.
Playing With Fire will set up production in Vancouver this month till the end of March. The new feature film is a comedy about a group of fighters who attempt to rescue three out-of-control kids, and stars WWE legend John Cena alongside Keegan-Michael Key and Judy Greer.
The Boy 2 will be on location in Victoria this month through to March and stars none other than Katie Holmes. The movie is a sequel to The Boy which revolved around a life-size porcelain doll that seems to comes alive and cause mayhem at a English country manor, and the next installment will see a new young family move into the mansion.
Starring Jessica Biel, this new Facebook mini-series will be in production in Vancouver this February through to March. Based on a podcast, Limetown tells the story of a radio journalist who tries to uncover a mystery surrounding 300 people who went missing from a neuroscience research facility.
The Twilight Zone will be on location in Vancouver this month until March. Starring Oscar-winning Get Out director Jordan Peele as an executive producer and narrator, the show will be a reboot of the original show from 1959.
Van Helsing will be back in town this month to film for season four of the hit show. Starring Kelly Overton as the series main character, the show follows Vanessa Helsing who is the daughter of vampire slayer Abraham Van Helsing.
Almost 300 years into the future, Altered Carbon is a Netflix series set in advanced digital times where humans are able to survive death by transferring their memories and consciousness into new bodies. The new series will be back on location in Vancouver this month to film for its second season, and stars Canadian actress Kristin Lehman and Swedish actor Joel Kinnaman.
Magic Hour, going by its working title of the Untitled Hilde Lysiak Project, is a new series filming in Vancouver this month and will continue into April.
Starring Brooklynn Prince as the main character Hilde Lysiak, the series is said to be about a young girl who moves to her father’s lakeside town and begins to solve a cold case. The series is inspired by the true story of investigative reporter Hilde Lysiak who exposed a murder at age nine.
The InBetween will wrap up production in Vancouver by the end of February. The series tells the story of a woman who helps the dead solve their unresolved issues, while also helping detectives solve murder cases.
The Good Doctor will be on location in Vancouver this February for another season of the hit show. 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.
The Man in the High Castle returns to Vancouver to film its fourth season through to March. Based upon the 1962 novel by Philip K Dick, the series is set in an alternate history where the Axis powers have won World War II dividing the United States.
The CW’s Charmed will be on location in Vancouver till mid April. Starring Sarah Jeffery, Melonie Diaz and Madeleine Mantock, the series is about three sisters who discover after their mother passes away that they are actually very powerful witches.
The 100 will wrap up production in Vancouver this month. The series has been filming in town since last August for its sixth season. The show centers around a group of post-apocalypse survivors that are living on a space station, and end up being send down a group of juvenile prisoners to figure out if life can still exist on planet earth.
Lost in Space will be on location in Vancouver until the first week of February. The series a remake of the 1960s sci-fi show of the same name, which featured the Robinson family trying to survive in space when their ship navigates off course. Molly Parker, who is better known as the ruthless Jackie Sharp on House of Cards, stars in the remake alongside Toby Stephens.
The gang is back in town! Netflix’s Riverdale returns to Metro Vancouver to film its third season of the hit show. Based on the Archie Comics, the show will be on location all the way till April.
The hit show Arrow will be back in Vancouver this month through to April filming for its seventh season starring Stephen Amell.
Back for its fifth season, The Flash will be on location in Vancouver until April. The show is based on the DC comics and stars Grant Gustin as crime scene investigator Barry Allen, who has the superpower of speed and uses it to rescue innocents while fighting crime.
Supergirl is back to save the day! Season 4 of the hit series Supergirl will be filming in Vancouver this month and will continue into April.
Back for its 14th season, Supernatural will be filming in Metro Vancouver starring Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles. Known as The CW’s longest-running show in history, the new season will be the shortest one yet with only 20 episodes.
Siren is on location in Vancouver through to March to film the next installment of this dark drama series. The show was recently renewed for a second season after scoring some seriously high ratings from fans.
See will finish filming in Vancouver the first week of February. While there isn’t a lot of details surrounding the plot, the sci-fi series will star Jason Momoa as the lead role and is said to be set far into the future.