It’s pretty neat when a new movie or the next instalment of your favourite TV show is live and on location right here in your hometown. The possibility of spotting that character you love – or the one you love to hate –cameras rolling, bright lights and directors yelling “action!”
Here are 10 movies and TV shows filming in Vancouver this June.
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The Main Event
The Main Event will partner Netflix and WWE in a new movie that is said to be about a young boy who is bullied and aspires to be a professional WWE wrestler. The script apparently mentions John Cena, and there’s a good chance he may make an appearance in the movie.
The Magicians – Season 5
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The Magicians will start filming its fifth season in Vancouver this June. Based upon the novel by Lev Grossman, the show revolves around Quentin Coldwater who enrolls at Brakebills University to study as a magician.
Beverly Hills 90210
Yup – you heard it right, Beverly Hills 90210 is getting a reboot! The new mini-series will bring together its former cast members Jason Priestley, Jennie Garth, Ian Ziering, Brian Austin Green, Shannen Doherty, Gabrielle Carteris, and Tori Spelling. The reboot of the former 1990’s hit show will be on location shooting six episodes in North Vancouver this month through to July.
You Me Her – Season 5
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Back for its fifth season, You Me Her will be on location in Vancouver until July. The series focuses on a suburban couple from Portland, Oregon that enters into a romantic three-way relationship starring Greg Poehler, Canadian actress Rachel Blanchard and Priscilla Faia.
A Million Little Things – Season 2
A Million Little Things is back in Vancouver this month filming for its second season. Starring Ron Livingston, this new show follows a group of tight-knit friends who come to realize what truly matters in life after one of them suddenly passes away.
The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina – Season 3 /4
An adaptation of the comic book series, Chilling Adventures of Sabrina is on location in Vancouver this month filming for its third and fourth season. The Netflix series stars Kiernan Shipka as main character Sabrina Spellman, along with costars Jaz Sinclair, Chance Perdomo, Michelle Gomez, Lucy Davis, Miranda Otto, and Richard Coyle.
Motherland – Season 1
Motherland will be in production in Vancouver this month through to August. This new 10-episode drama witch series stars Taylor Hickson, Jessica Sutton, Kelcey Mawema as series regulars and none other than Will Ferrell as executive producer alongside Adam McKay and Kevin Messick.
The Good Doctor – Season 3
The Good Doctor will be back on location in Vancouver this June 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.
Van Helsing – Season 4
Van Helsing will be on location in Vancouver until the end of June 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.
Altered Carbon – Season 2
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 series will wrap up production in Vancouver this month for its second season starring Canadian actress Kristin Lehman and Swedish actor Joel Kinnaman.