Chesapeake Shores Season 2 Starts Filming on Vancouver Island

Chesapeake Shores Season 2 Stars Meghan Ory & Jesse Metcalfe
Credit: Copyright 2016 Crown Media United States LLC/Photographer: Ricardo Hubbs

This week Hallmark’s Chesapeake Shores season 2 starring Jesse Metcalfe and Meghan Ory starts filming on Vancouver Island.

Chesapeake Shores Season 2 (TV Series)
After becoming Hallmark’s most-watched series in its history during its first season, Chesapeake Shores season 2 starts filming on Vancouver Island this week. Qualicum Beach, Parksville, Nanoose Bay and Nanaimo stand-in as the gorgeous backdrop for the series, which is set in a small fictitious town along the Atlantic coast of the US.

According to Hallmark, Chesapeake Shores season 2 will feature 10 new episodes that continue the story which is centred around the Abby and her family. The story is based on the novels written by New York Times bestselling author Sherryl Woods. It stars Jesse Metcalfe (Dallas) and Meghan Ory (Once Upon a Time) who will return to play Abby O’Brien and Trace Riley respectively.

Also returning for Chesapeake Shores season 2 are Treat Williams (Everwood), Diane Ladd (National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation), Barbara Niven (Cedar Cove), Emilie Ullerup (Signed, Sealed, Delivered Series), Brendan Penny (Motive), Andrew Francis (Cedar Cove) and BC’s own Laci Mailey (Falling Skies).

Chesapeake Shores season 2 will continue filming on Vancouver Island until July 18th and is currently slated for a July 23rd premiere on Hallmark Channel in the US.

Also Starting This Week

A Series of Unfortunate Events Season 2 & 3 (TV Series)
Cast: Neil Patrick Harris (How I Met Your Mother), Malina Weissman (Supergirl), Louis Hynes (Barbarians Rising) and Presley Smith
Filming until April 20th, 2018

RELATED: A Series of Unfortunate Events Season 2 & 3 Start Filming in Vancouver

For a full list of what’s filming in Vancouver and British Columbia right now, check out our In Production page.

Wrapping Up This Week

  • Arrow – Season 5 (TV Series) with Stephen Amell, Emily Bett Rickards, Willa Holland, David Ramsey, Audrey Marie Anderson, Rick Gonzalez, Josh Segarra, Echo Kellum, Madison McLaughlin, Carly Pope, Joe Dinicol and Juliana Harkavy wraps up April 20th
  • Bridal Boot Camp (Hallmark TV Movie) with Pascale Hutton and Kavan Smith wraps up April 20th
  • The Flash – Season 3 (TV Series) with Grant Gustin, Candice Patton, Danielle Panabaker, Carlos Valdes, Tom Cavanagh, Jesse L. Martin, Keiynan Lonsdale, John Wesley Shipp, Tom Felton and Violett Beane wraps up April 21st

If you see any of these productions, including the Chesapeake Shores season 2 filming in Vancouver and British Columbia, be sure to let us know by tweeting us (@WhatsFilming) or via our Submit a Location page.