Vancouver Filming

My Day As A Movie Extra

Heather Magee | Posted 06.26.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Heather Magee

For nothing more than a laugh, my husband and I signed up for a local agency responsible for wrangling movie extras. And we get called -- a lot. Our availability limits what we can do, as we both have 9-5 day gigs, but I happened to have this past Monday off which co-ordinated nicely with an extra opportunity for a feature film.

Hollywood Is Bleeding

AP | Ryan Nakashima and Nick Perry, The Associated Press | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

In the old days, filmmakers flocked to Hollywood for its abundant sunshine, beautiful people and sandy beaches. But today a new filmmaking diaspora is...