Hallmark Movies and Mysteries bring its original “Welcome to Mama”, a romantic movie having a love story going around food. Allan Harmon directed the movie and its protagonist is Amy, who inherits a restaurant located in Brooklyn, Italy.
The restaurant is named after the owner and her best friend Mama who passes away unexpectedly. Then she teams up with an egoistic chef, named Frank. Amy, who is a trained restaurant manager collects a team of blacklisted chefs to provide them with second chances. She starts building a good team for her restaurant. Despite their opposite personalities, Amy and Frank fell in love and found out that the most important thing to make a delicious recipe is nothing but love.
When and Where to Watch?
This romantic comedy premiered on February 26 at 8 p.m. EST followed by “Her Pen Pal” at 10 p.m. and again on 27 at 6 p.m. EST. If you missed the premiere, then the movie will be again premiering on March 12 at 4p.m, and March 23 at 4 p.m.
If you are not a person who watches cable TV, then we have online options for you. One can watch “welcome to mama’s” on Fubo TV and, on a free trial. If you are confused and do not know what channel is Hallmark? Then you can find it on your provider’s website find it, such as Verizon, Dish, DirecTV, Comcast Xfinity, Charter/ Spectrum, Optimum/ Altice, Fios, AT&T U-verse.
Location of Shoot of Film
Like most of Hallmark’s movies “Welcome to Mama’s” was filmed in Vancouver, British Columbia, a place in Canada. Sources revealed that initially the movie’s name was “The Perfect Recipe” but later they changed it. Also, to promote the movie Hallmark has mentioned 16 Italian recipes on their website.
Some parts of the movie are filmed in the province of British Columbia, which is famous for its varied landscape and sums up to a perfect shooting destination for movies and series.
The cast of the Film
Various celebrities are a part of this movie, namely, Melanie Scrofano playing Amy, who is a Canadian actress, who was a teenage model back in her days and stepped into the glamour industry at a young age. Another cast is, Daniel Di Tomasso as Frank, who was born and raised in Montreal.
People who are playing the role of blacklisted chefs are, Lorraine Bracco as Mama, Keisha Haines as Christine, Matty Finochio as Sal, Jasmine Lukuku as Erin, Cassandra McCall as Emily, John Cassini as Papa, Adil Zaidi as Lorenzo, Christian Bedard as Steven, Wilkinson as Wallace, Keira Dickson as Young Amy, Jay Hindle as Jacob, Benjamin Wilkinson as Wallace and many more.