June is booming for television and web series production in Vancouver! There’s a mix of shows underway in town for prime time networks, cable channels and streaming services.
Keep your eyes peeled for some new limited series in town like the reboot of Are You Afraid of the Dark and BH90210 – aka another Beverley Hills, 90210 show!
Plus your returning favourites are back filming in town like The Good Doctor, Altered Carbon and Van Helsing and Chilling Adventures of Sabrina.
Stars in Town
The stars are in town this month filming some exciting television and streaming shows like Anthony Mackie in Altered Carbon, Kiernan Shipka in Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, Ray Romano in Get Shorty.
Oh, and not to mention the cast of Beverly Hills, 90210 is filming a six-episode limited series in town! The gang is back including Shannen Doherty, Jennie Garth, Brian Austin Green,Tori Spelling, Ian Ziering, Gabrielle Carteris and North Vancouver’s own Jason Priestley. Cast-member Luke Perry passed away earlier this year as the result of suffering from a massive stroke. He played Fred Andrews on CW’s Riverdale which films in town.
Plus, Million Dollar Baby Hilary Swank is filming a new Netflix space drama set on Mars in Vancouver later this summer.
Filming in Vancouver
Season 2 filming until June 25
Anthony Mackie joins Netflix’s Altered Carbon as a new sleeve.
A Million Little Things
Season 2 filming from June 19
Are You Afraid of the Dark?
Miniseries filming from June 10
Submitted for the approval of the Midnight Society… popular kids horror-fantasy anthology series Are You Afraid of the Dark? is getting a reboot! The staple 90’s childhood YTV program is being brought back by Nickelodeon for a limited miniseries event to air this October. It films in town from June 10 to July 19.
Submitted for the approval of the Midnight Society, I call this story, The Return of Are You Afraid of The Dark?https://t.co/BywsdFaI6D
— Nickelodeon (@Nickelodeon) February 15, 2019
Season 1 filming until July 31
The Beverly Hills, 90210 franchise continues with its sixth iteration. This time fans can look forward to a “mockumentary” style fiction titled BH90210 which follows the stars as they try to get the show re-launched. The six-episode limited series airs on Fox on August 7.
Chilling Adventures of Sabrina
Season 2 filming until February 20, 2020
Netflix dropped the first season of The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina in two parts and is doing the same with the second season. Kiernan Shipka (Mad Men) stars as Sabrina along with Jaz Sinclair, Michelle Gomez, Lucy Davis, Miranda Otto, Richard Coyle, Ross Lynch, Adeline Rudolph and Abigal Cowen.
- Chilling Adventures of Sabrina star is turning into a Vancouver foodie
- Trick-or-treat at Sabrina set in Cloverdale
- Sabrina series filming in Cloverdale
Season 3 filming until July 31
Everybody Loves Raymond’s Ray Romano and This Is 40’s Chris O’Dowd are filming the third season of Epix’s adaption of Get Shorty in town.
— EPIX (@EPIXHD) December 11, 2018
Season 1 filming until August 16
Kelowna actress Taylor Hickson stars in Freeforms new witch series Motherland: Fort Salem along with Jessica Sutton and Kelcey Mawema. She also plays Petra in another Vancouver-filmed series, Deadly Class.
Quest out West: Wildfood
Season 3 filming until June 7
The Good Doctor
Season 3 filming from June 19
ABC’s hit medical drama The Good Doctor continues with its third season. It’s based on a South Korean series of the same name and is produced by Daniel Dae Kim. It stars British actor Freddie Highmore who is no stranger to Vancouver having filmed Bates Motel here.
The Healing Powers of Dude
Season 1 filming from June 17
Netflix broke barriers as it launched a worldwide casting call for a disabled actor for a disabled role. The lead character is a wheelchair user, female and aged 9-13.
Season 5 filming from June 10
Season 4 filming until June 21
Kelly Overton is back as Vanessa Helsing in the fourth season of Van Helsing.
You Me Her
Season 6 filming until July 9
Victoria, BC’s Priscilla Faia stars as Izzy in this comedy-drama about a three-way relationship. She also starred in Rookie Blue.
Last month AMC’s horror anthology The Terror wrapped up its second season. It featured George Takei who starred and consulted on the project.Takei has been spotted several times recently in Burnaby, Vancouver, and on the Skytrain.
Amazon’s sci-fi comedy Upload starring Toronto’s Robbie Amell wrapped up filming. Also, the fourth season of Chesapeake Shores finished filming on Vancouver Island.
Season 3 starts filming in town on July 2
Ladner’s Will Sasso (MADtv) and Rob Livingston star in this comedy series for Audience Network.
Project Blue Book
Season 2 starts filming in town on July 15
History Channel’s sci-fi historical piece, Project Blue Book brings more UFO drama to Vancouver.
Season 1 starts filming in town on August 26
Hilary Swank is on a mission to Mars (or at least Vancouver) in Netflix’s new space drama series.
— Deadline Hollywood (@DEADLINE) May 8, 2019
Season 2 starts filming in town on July 3
Facebook Watch drama series Sacred Lies will be back in town for its second season. Victoria, BC actor Ryab Robbins plays Samuel Bly. The series is Facebook’s first ever original scripted web TV series.
— Facebook Watch (@FacebookWatch) April 26, 2019
*Filming schedule subject to change. Sources: CRBC and Whats Filming
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