Film industry

A police officer photographs a motorcycle after a female stunt driver working on the movie “Deadpool 2” died after a crash on set, in Vancouver, B.C., on Monday August 14, 2017. British Columbia’s workplace safety agency says multiple failures of a production company contributed to the death of a stunt performer on the set of “Deadpool 2.†THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

‘Deadpool 2’ production company fined by B.C. agency after woman’s death

WorkSafeBC says in a report issued last fall that among other violations, the company did not conduct a risk assessment

A police officer photographs a motorcycle after a female stunt driver working on the movie “Deadpool 2” died after a crash on set, in Vancouver, B.C., on Monday August 14, 2017. British Columbia’s workplace safety agency says multiple failures of a production company contributed to the death of a stunt performer on the set of “Deadpool 2.†THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Garbage used as set dressing for the filming of an episode of The Twilight Zone in Ashcroft was cleaned up before the crew left, but some pleasant reminders of the shoot will remain. (Photo credit: Barbara Roden)

Film company leaves tangible legacy for Ashcroft after production

Town will display ‘Twilight Zone’ connections for some time to come

Garbage used as set dressing for the filming of an episode of The Twilight Zone in Ashcroft was cleaned up before the crew left, but some pleasant reminders of the shoot will remain. (Photo credit: Barbara Roden)
Crew on the set of The Twilight Zone in Ashcroft on Feb. 8, 2020. Trained local crew members are a key to getting more film and TV productions in the area. (Photo credit: Barbara Roden)

More filming coming to area means more training opportunities

The film commissioner for the Thompson-Nicola Film Commission says that although the…

Crew on the set of The Twilight Zone in Ashcroft on Feb. 8, 2020. Trained local crew members are a key to getting more film and TV productions in the area. (Photo credit: Barbara Roden)
Riverdale star recounts working with Meghan Markle in B.C.

Riverdale star recounts working with Meghan Markle in B.C.

B.C.-born actor Lochlyn Munro is on the series Riverdale and worked with Prince Harry’s fiancee.

Riverdale star recounts working with Meghan Markle in B.C.