With Marita Jane Grabiak at the helm, Hallmark’s ‘Fly Away With Me’ is a romantic comedy film that revolves around Angie, who moves into a new building where there are no pets allowed. The unexpected twist comes when a parrot enters her bedroom through her balcony door. Before she can kick the parrot out, she has to sneak it out safely.
While Angie looks for the bird’s owner, she comes across Ted, an air traffic controller who doesn’t only live in the same building but is also hiding his sister’s dog, Zoe, in his room. Now, both Ted and Angie go on a quest to try and find the parrot’s owner without getting caught in the process. As the pair try to keep their pet lives low, there are many funny twists and turns. While the cute pets keep the viewers hooked on the movie, the interesting use of locations keeps them wondering where ‘Fly Away With Me’ was shot. We might have some interesting information for you if you are one of those curious souls!
Fly Away with Me Filming Locations
‘Fly Away With Me’ was filmed entirely in Ontario, specifically in Ottawa. Ontario is located in Central Canada and is Canada’s most populous provincial. Ontario doesn’t have mountains, but the province does have large areas of highlands, especially in the Canadian Shield. It is also rich in minerals, and has many lakes and rivers. Its vast and varied landscape is a testament to its diversity. Ontario is a great location for filming different types of productions, including the Hallmark movie. We’ll now follow Ted and Angie as they search for the perfect locations and navigate the way to their destination.
As per reports, all the pivotal sequences for ‘Fly Away With Me’ were lensed in Ottawa, the capital city of Canada. According to reports, the Hallmark movie’s production team travelled around the city in order to film different scenes against appropriate backdrops. They are either recorded in an actual Ottawa apartment building or on a soundstage in one of the city’s film studios.
Located in the southern region of Ontario, specifically at the confluence of the Ottawa River and the Rideau River, Ottawa is the political center of the nation and the headquarters of the federal government. The city is home to many museums and National Historic Sites of Canada, including the Canada Aviation and Space Museum, the National Gallery of Canada, the Canadian Museum of Nature, the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum, the Château Laurier, Confederation Square, and the former Ottawa Teachers’ College, to name a few.
Filmmakers often visit Ottawa for filming purposes. Over the years, the capital has been the location for many TV shows and movies. Some of the notable ones are ‘The Sum of All Fears,’ ‘Mr. Nobody,’ ‘On the Count of Three,’ and ‘Fifteen.’
Fly Away with Me
Natalie Hall plays Angie in the Hallmark movie. You may find her face familiar as she features in several other productions, such as ‘A Winter Princess,’ ‘UnREAL,’ ‘Charmed,’ and ‘Into the Dark: A Nasty Piece of Work.’ She has also appeared on some big shows like ‘NCIS: New Orleans,’ ‘Law & Order: Special Victims Unit,’ ‘Pretty Little Liars,’ and ‘CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.’
On the other hand, Peter Mooney essays the role of Ted in ‘Fly Away With Me.’ He is known for starring in other filming projects as well, including ‘We Were Wolves,’ ‘Prodigy,’ ‘Rookie Blue,’ ‘Saving Hope,’ ‘Camelot,’ and ‘Falcon Beach.’ Other cast members who play pivotal roles in the film are Melinda Michael (Gineen), Joseph Kathrein (Kyle), Kathryn Kohut (Beth), Paul Constable (Louis), Gabriel Hudson (Mateo), Karrie Kwong (Dr. Moore), Peggy Prud’homme (Nancy), and Chris Zamat (Seth).
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