VIDEO: Oak Bay Village Transforms Into Gracepoint

Oak Bay Village near Victoria on Vancouver Island, BC is slowly being transformed into the fictional coastal town of Gracepoint. On 27th January, shooting starts on the eponymous series for Fox TV starring David Tennant, an adaptation of the stunning UK series Broadchurch.

Local channel CHEK News have posted a video showing the development of one of the filming locations and the reaction of some of the excited local traders.

Watch the video report here

Gracepoint, said to be a faithful reworking of the original UK series Broadchurch, created by Chris Chibnall for ITV, will be a ten episode event series for the Fox 2014-15 season. David Tennant stars as Emmett Carver, as character based on Broadchurch DI Alec Hardy, who will lead the investigation into the suspicious death of a young boy in a fictional coastal town in California. Chris Chibnall will act as executive producer and other cast include Anna Gunn and Nick Nolte. 

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