Megan Mullally is Fury Alecto sent by Hades to impersonate math teacher Mrs. Dodds on Disney+’s new Percy Jackson & the Olympians series filming in… Read More »Megan Mullaly Cast as Mrs. Dodds on PERCY JACKSON & THE OLYMPIANS Filming in Vancouver
This is it, demigods! Here in Vancouver, we have all hands on deck for the first day of filming on Percy Jackson and the Olympians. The… Read More »PERCY JACKSON & THE OLYMPIANS With Walker Scobell Starts Filming in Vancouver
Leah Sava Jeffries and Aryan Simhadri are joining Walker Scobell as Percy in Vancouver to film Disney+’s Percy Jackson & The Olympians series.
Ryan Reynolds mini-me Walker Scobell is the new Percy Jackson in the Disney+ series filming in Vancouver this summer and fall.
The wait is over Demi-Gods…..Percy Jackson & the Olympians is really, truly, and for sure, coming to your screens — Rick Riordan.
Is Disney+’s new Percey Jackson series filming in Vancouver this summer and Fall? Percy Jackson & the Olympians comes from Rick Riordan, the author of… Read More »Is Disney +’s New PERCY JACKSON Series Filming in Vancouver this Summer/Fall?
MOVIE CLIP: PERCY JACKSON: SEA OF MONSTERS’ Rainbow the Hippocampus Filmed at West Vancouver’s Ambleside Pier
What is it about the Lions Gate Bridge that big American movies like so much that they don’t bother to CGI it out of the… Read More »MOVIE CLIP: PERCY JACKSON: SEA OF MONSTERS’ Rainbow the Hippocampus Filmed at West Vancouver’s Ambleside Pier
The Greatest Adventure on Earth. Begins at Sea. Greek gods are running rampant in modern America, waging war and fathering children, like young Percy Jackson… Read More »TRAILER: Greek God Adventures of PERCY JACKSON: SEA OF MONSTERS
Published June 14, 2002 on Vancouver is Awesome
So Greek gods are running rampant in modern America, waging war and fathering children, like young Percy Jackson who discovers in the first film adaption, The Lightning Thief. that the father he never knew is the Greek god Poseidon. In the second of the Percy Jackson and the Olympians franchise, Percy and pals set out to retrieve the golden fleece in the Sea of Monsters to save their beloved Camp Half-Blood, the summer camp where children of the gods are trained and protected.
It’s been fun to watch some of the filming of the sequel these past two months, especially on the Camp Half-Blood sets in Robert Burnaby Park in Burnaby, built on the tennis courts and in the adjoining woods. Teen fans of Logan Lerman, who stars as Percy Jackson, tracked him all over the city on Twitter and flooded Tumblr with hundreds of photos-with, taken mainly in that park in May.
Joining Logan Lerman in this series of adventures based on Greek mythology are Brandon T. Jackson as his best pal and protector Grover Underwood, a satyr who hides his goat horns under toques and his goat legs with crutches; Alexandra Daddario as Annabeth Chase, daughter of the Greek god Athena; and Douglas Smith as his newly-discovered half-brother Tyson, a very tall, one-eyed cyclops.
As in the first film, the fun for adults is the casting of the Greek god parents. Geek God Nathan Fillion plays Greek god Hermes, the god of thieves, travellers and messengers, dressed as a UPS courier in shorts. Here he is peeking out of the prop The UPS Store set they built in late April at the corner of Pender and Abbott in downtown Vancouver. Percy Jackson and pals cross Pender (dressed as Monroe St NW in the District of Columbia), enter The UPS store and line up at the counter to pick up a package which apparently gives them what they need to head into the Sea of Monsters to find the golden fleece.
For once, the fans gathered near set weren’t clamouring for Logan Lerman. They wanted “Captain Tightpants”, as one Fillion fan yelled out. Another got her Firefly DVD signed as Fillion graciously took time to meet and sign for fans three times during that downtown shoot.
Also new to the sequel is Leven Rambin, last seen on the big screen as Glimmer in box office smash The Hunger Games. She plays Clarisse La Rue, the daughter of Ares, the god of war, who is given the quest to retrieve the golden fleece. Read More »BIG READ: PERCY JACKSON: SEA OF MONSTERS’ Greek God Adventures in Vancouver
I found some Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters set photos today that I didn’t publish of Geek God Nathan Fillion filming his role as Greek god… Read More »Nathan Fillion and the Cast of PERCY JACKSON: SEA OF MONSTERS at The UPS Store Set in Vancouver