This week 2 new productions start filming in Vancouver and area while 7 wrap up.
Unleashing Mr. Darcy (TV Movie)
Based on romance novelist Teri Wilson’s book of the same name, Unleashing Mr. Darcy was picked up by Hallmark earlier this year to be added to their TV movie roster. The story follows a woman who is nearly thirty named Elizabeth Scott who, after a failed career in teaching, travels from Manhattan to England with only her dog by her side. While abroad she spends her time looking after show dogs and finds herself attracted to a billionaire dog breeder named Donovan Darcy. Actor Liviu Rain who filmed single episodes of Backstrom and Minority Report earlier this year has signed on for the film. Other notable cast include Cindy Busby (Cedar Cove), Courtney Richter (Chesapeake Shores) and Ryan Paevey (General Hospital). Unleashing Mr. Darcy will be filming in Vancouver and area until November 25th.
Welcome to Paradise (TV Movie)
Earlier this year, the Hallmark Channel gave new life to the popular Jesse Stone TV movie series featuring Tom Selleck. This announcement came after a 3-year hiatus following the CBS decision to not continue with production after ‘Benefit of the Doubt’. The most recent in the series, ‘Lost in Paradise’ premiered on the Hallmark Channel mid-October after filming in Nova Scotia earlier this year. The series but production of Welcome to Paradise begins today and will be filming in Vancouver and around British Columbia until November 21st.
For a full list of everything that’s filming in Vancouver and British Columbia right now, check out our In Production page.
Wrapping This Week
Forced Exposure (TV Movie) – Wraps Nov 5
Minority Report (TV Series) – Wraps Nov 8
Rescue Me (TV Movie) – Wraps Nov 5
Shooter (TV Pilot) – Wraps Nov 6
The Wilding (TV Pilot) – Wraps Nov 6
Unbreak My Heart (TV Movie) – Wraps Nov 6
Deadpool (Feature – Reshoots) – Wraps Nov 8