With 20 movies and TV shows filming in the city in February, spotting your favourite stars on location in Vancouver are at an all-time high! It seems like there’s always a chance that a celebrity is right around the corner, waiting to be spotted grabbing an early morning coffee or maybe a few late night drinks.
But don’t leave it up to chance, especially when we can tell you exactly who to keep your eyes peeled for around town. Here are 20 celebrities to try and spot in Vancouver this February.
WWE legend John Cena may be spotted in Vancouver this month filming for his latest role in the feature film Playing With Fire. Cena has also starred in movies like The Marine, 12 Rounds, Trainwreck, and most recently Blockers.
Joining Cena on the set of Playing With Fire is Judy Greer. Greer has had a variety of supporting actress roles in movies like What Women Want, The Wedding Planner, 13 Going on 30, Elizabethtown, 27 Dresses and Love & Other Drugs among many others.
Also joining Cena and Greer on the set of Playing With Fire is Keegan-Michael Key. Key has starred in the Comedy Central sketch series Key & Peele, and has made appearances in several films like Let’s Be Cops, Why Him?, Tomorrowland, and Pitch Perfect 2 among others.
Oscar-winning Get Out director Jordan Peele will be in the Vancouver area this month for his latest role in The Twilight Zone. Peele started out as a cast member on Mad TV for five seasons, and also starred alongside Keegan-Michael Key in the Comedy Central sketch series Key & Peele.
Katie Holmes may be spotted in the Victoria area this month through to March filming for The Boy 2. While most people remember her for being married to Tom Cruise once upon a time, Holmes got her first taste of stardom on the hit show Dawson’s Creek as main character Joey. She went on to star in movies like Batman Begins, Mad Money, Jack and Jill, Woman in Gold, and Logan Lucky among others.
Best known for his creepy portrayal of Norman Bates in the TV series Bates Motel, Freddie Highmore will be in the city filming for the second season of The Good Doctor. Highmore has been acting since he was a child and has starred in films like Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Finding Neverland, and The Spiderwick Chronicles.
Oh, Archie *sigh* who can resist this red headed cutie?!
KJ Apa will be in the Vancouver area filming for the third season of Riverdale. Apa is an up and coming actor from New Zealand who snagged the lead role of Archie in Riverdale and also starred in the feature film A Dog’s Purpose.
Lili Reinhart will also join Apa on location in Vancouver for Riverdale. Reinhart has the lead role of Betty in the series and has also made appearances in Law & Order: Special Victim’s Unit, along with The Good Neighbor, Miss Stevens, and Forever’s End. Most recently she was cast in the upcoming film Galveston.
Of course, there would be no Betty without Veronica! Camila Mendes will also be in Vancouver filming for the third season of Riverdale. Rumour has it that Mendes had her first acting job on an IKEA commercial before going on to star in Riverdale as main character Veronica.
Rounding out this foursome is Cole Sprouse, known as character Jughead Jones and narrator of the Riverdale series.
Sprouse rose to fame at an early age starring alongside his twin brother in Disney Channel’s The Suite Life of Zack and Cody. He also starred in Big Daddy and even a few Friends episodes – remember Ross’s adorable son?
Jessica Biel may be spotted in Vancouver this month filming for her latest role in the series Limetown. Biel got her start as Mary in the popular TV series 7th Heaven, before going on to star in blockbuster movies like Blade: Trinity, I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry, and The Illusionist among others.
Eliza Taylor will be in town this month for her role in The 100, which is currently filming its sixth season. Taylor is best known for playing Janae in Australian soap opera Neighbours, before going on to land the lead role of Clarke in The 100.
Joining Taylor on the set of The 100 is Marie Avgeropoulos, who plays the main character of Octavia. Avgeropoulos has starred in movies like I Love You, Beth Cooper, 50/50, and TV series Cult.
Jason Moma will be in Vancouver for his latest role in the TV series See. Moma is usually recognized for playing Khal Drogo in the HBO series Game of Thrones, or as Declan Harp from the Netflix series Frontier.
Stephen Amell will be in town this month to film the seventh season of Arrow. Born in Toronto, the Canadian actor has also made appearances in DC’s Legends of Tomorrow and The Flash, along with Queer as Folk and New Girl to name a few.
Step aside Superman, Supergirl is back to save the day!
Melissa Benoist may be seen in Vancouver this month to film season three of the hit show Supergirl. Benoist has made appearances in Glee, Homeland, The Good Wife and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.
Melonie Diaz will be in Vancouver this February for her role in season one of The CW’s Charmed. Diaz has starred in movies like Lords of Dogtown, Be Kind Rewind, X/Y and The Cobbler alongside Adam Sandler.
Back in action for the fifth season of The Flash, Grant Gustin will be on location in Vancouver through to April. Gustin has also had roles in shows like 90210, Glee along with making appearances in Legends of Tomorrow, Supergirl, and Arrow.
Back to film its 14th season, Jared Padalecki will be in the city for his role of Sam in Supernatural. Padalecki has also starred in Gilmore Girls, House of Wax and alongside the Olsen twins in New York Minute.
Joining Padalecki on set is Jensen Ackles, who plays Dean in Supernatural. Ackles made his big break starring in the soap opera Days of Our Lives, along with Smallville and My Bloody Valentine 3D.
Best known as the ruthless Jackie Sharp on House of Cards, Molly Parker may be spotted in Vancouver filming for season two of Lost in Space, a remake of the 1960s sci-fi series of the same name.