10 Vancouver Made TV Shows


Dubbed as “Hollywood North” Vancouver is known for many movies such as Godzilla & Tron Legacy. There are also an abundance of TV shows made here as well, check out these 10 Vancouver made shows.

10 Vancouver-Made TV Shows

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Dubbed as "Hollywood North" Vancouver is known for many movies such as Godzilla & Tron Legacy.  What many people don’t know is a lot of TV shows are made here too, check out our top 10 picks.

  • Smallville

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    Filmed in Meritt & Vancouver, Smallville is about Superman as a boy who has trouble fitting in. Throughout the show he learns to control his powers & deals with the pain of growing up with a secret.

  • Arrow

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    Oliver and his father were on a yacht when it sunk. His father dies, but Oliver survives. 5 years later Oliver returns to civilization a changed man wanting to end all of the corruption in his city.

  • MacGyver

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    The action TV show MacGyver had seasons 3-6 filmed in Vancouver. The hero, Angus MacGyver, is a handy American agent & scientist who prefers not to use guns but the resources around him to survive.

  • X-Files

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    FBI agents Mulder & Skully are fundamentally different—while Mulder is a believer in the extra terrestrial, Scully constantly tries to prove him wrong with science. The Sci-fi show ran 9 seasons.

  • Fringe

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    This popular Sci-Fi show was filmed in Vancouver during seasons 2-5. Fringe is about an FBI unit who investigates unexplainable occurrences. This show has a major cult following.

  • 21 Jump Street

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    Before the 2012 film "21 Jump Street," there was 21 Jump Street starring Johnny Depp. Running from 1987-1991, it was about undercover officers specializing in youth crime.

  • Supernatural

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    Filmed in Vancouver, Supernatural follows 2 brothers as they hunt demons, monsters, & other supernatural beings. This show racked up 9 seasons & almost 200 episodes.

  • ReBoot

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    ReBoot was the first completely animated 30 minute TV show. Produced in Vancouver, ReBoot ran from 1994 – 2001.

  • Whistler

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    After a mysterious death of a gold medal winning Olympic snowboarder, friends and family work together to figure out what happened. Set and filmed in Whistler, this short series lasted two seasons.

  • Battlestar Galactica

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    Rated one of TIME Magazine’s 100 best TV shows of all time, Battlestar Galactica is a Sci-Fi military drama that follows the last surviving humans.

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