Current Filming in Hamilton

A look at what television shows, movies and documentaries are filming in the Hamilton area.

The summer scouting season is well underway with more than a dozen productions currently searching for the perfect spot to film during the summer of 2016. Hamilton is on track to be busier than last year with many new locations being added to the provincial database everyday.

 

Taken Season 2

Filming dates: July 31 to August 3, 2017
Production company: Particular Skills CN 2 Ltd.

Cotton Factory, 270 Sherman Ave N

Filming date: Friday, July 31 and Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Notice of residents

  • Filming to take place on private property and Landsdowne Ave
  • Special effects to be used: simulated gunfire, squibs and pyrotechnics. Supervised by Hamilton Police and the Hamilton Fire Department
  • 3 minute intermittent stoppages on Landsdowne Ave between Sherman & Lottridge

Road closures

  • No road closures for this production

Century Brick Works, 175 Lawrence Rd

Filming dates: Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Notice of residents

  • Special effects to be used: simulated gunfire, squibs and pyrotechnics. Supervised by Hamilton Police and the Hamilton Fire Department

Road closures

  • No road closures for this production

Murdoch Mysteries - Season 11

Filming dates: July 24 to 26, 2017
Production company: Shaftesbury Murdoch XI Inc.

McMaster University, 1280 Main St W

Filming date: Monday, July 24, 2017

Notice of residents

  • All filming contained to University property

Road closures

  • No road closures for this production

Scottish Rite, 4 Queen St S

Filming dates: Tuesday, July 25 and Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Notice of residents

  • 3 minute intermittent traffic stoppages on Queen Street, between King & Main

Road closures

  • No road closures for this production

The Stickman

Filming dates: Sunday, July 23, 2017
Production company: Never Knock Productions Inc.

Ancaster Memorial School, 357 Wilson St E

Filming date: Monday, July 24, 2017

Notice of residents

  • Production requested to be filming until 4 am - neighbourhood consultation and sign-off to be conducted
  • Parking and vehicles contained to the Ancaster Memorial School parking lot

Road closures

  • No road closures for this production

 

The Stickman

Filming dates: Monday, July 10 to Friday, July 14, 2017
Production company: Never Knock Productions Inc.

149 George Street

Filming dates: July 5 to 12, 2017

Notice of residents

  • 3 minute intermittent traffic stoppages on George Street

Road closures

  • No road closures for this production

264 Kenilworth Avenue

Filming dates: Wednesday, July 12 at 12 am to Thursday, July 13 at 5 am

Notice of residents

  • 3 minute intermittent traffic stoppages on Kenilworth, Albany & Newlands Avenues

Road closures

  • 2 northbound lands to be closed, lanes to be shifted

Brampton Street between Parkdale & Knox Avenues

Filming dates: Wednesday, July 12 to Thursday, July 13 (overnight)

Notice of residents

  • Intermittent traffic stoppages on Brampton Street outside rush hours
  • Car crash sequence being filmed, Paid Duty Officers will be on site

Road closures

  • No road closures for this production

The Halloween
Filming dates: Tuesday June 27 through Wednesday July 5, 2017

Production company: Never Knock Productions

148 George Street

Notice of residents

  • 3 minute intermittent traffic stoppages on George Street outside rush hours
  • Special effects to be used: fire, flame bars and smoke on Wednesday June 28, 2017 only

Road closures

  • No road closures for this production

The Stickman

Filming dates: Thursday, July 6 through Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Production company: Never Knock Productions Inc.

149 George Street

Notice of residents

  • 3 minute intermittent traffic stoppages on George Street outside rush hours
  • Special effects to be used: fire, flame bars and smoke

Road closures

  • No road closures for this production

Flipping Crazy

Filming dates: Thursday,July 6 through Tuesday July 11, 2017
Production company: Power & Industry

53 Tisdale Avenue

Notice of residents

  • No additional interruptions

Road closures

  • No road closures for this production

Beginner’s Luck

Filming dates: June 26, 27 & 29, 2017
Production Company: Shaftesbury Frankie 1 Inc.

812 8th Concession Road West, Flamborough

Filming date: Monday June 26, 2017

Notice for residents

  • 3 minute intermittent traffic stoppages on 8th Concession Road West
  • Travelling shots with camera on top of a car with police escort

Road closures

  • No road closures for this production

HMCS Haida

Filming date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Notice for residents

  • No additional interruptions

Road closures

  • No road closures for this production

T.B. McQuesten High Level Bridge, York Boulevard

Filming date: Thursday June 29, 2017 

Notice for residents

  • Curb lane to be closed from 9 am to 4 pm, eastern most lane in northbound direction
  • 3 minute intermittent traffic stoppages in western northbound lane between 9 am and 4 pm

Road closures

  • No road closures for this production

Caught - Season 1

Filming dates: Tuesday, June 27 through Thursday, June 29, 2017
Production company: Roy Patterson Productions Inc.

260 Dunsmure Avenue

Filming date: Tuesday, June 27 through Thursday, June 29, 2017

Notice of residents

  • No additional interruptions

Road closures

  • No road closures for this production

975 Main Street East & Gage Park

Filming dates: Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Notice of residents

  • 3 minute intermittent traffic stoppages on Main Street East

Road closures

  • No road closures for this production

The Halloween
Filming dates: June 26, June 27 to July 5, 2017

Production company: Never Knock Productions

Dundas Valley Conservation Area, 650 Governors Rd

Filming date: Monday, June 26, 2017

Notice of residents

  • Special effects to be used: fire & smoke. Approved by Hamilton Fire Department.

Road closures

  • No road closures for this production

148 George Street

Filming dates: Tuesday, June 27 through Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Notice of residents

  • 3 minute intermittent traffic stoppages on George Street outside rush hours
  • Special effects to be used: fire, flame bars and smoke on Wednesday June 28, 2017 only

Road closures

  • No road closures for this production

Filming in Ontario Statistics

Filming in Ontario is valued at over a billion dollars a year. The Ontario Media Development Corporation publishes statistics about filming activity in Ontario. Hamilton represents a small but important part of this activity. The 2014 provincial figures are now available.