Graphic of a stylized eye from Scanners

Baldwin and Augusta

The Fly (1986)
Exterior Street Scene
Baldwin and Augusta

Seth Brundle (Jeff Goldblum) buys Veronica Quaife (Geena Davis) a necklace in Kensington Market. Cronenberg was reluctant to cast a real-life couple in the movie, but upon reading Goldblum’s copy of the script, Davis was determined to audition for the female lead and, ultimately, won the role of Veronica.

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Seth Brundle (Jeff Goldblum) and Veronica Quaife (Geena Davis) visit Kensington Market in The Fly.Seth Brundle (Jeff Goldblum) and Veronica Quaife (Geena Davis) fall in love as they walk through a market in The Fly.

The Fly, 1986
Footage and Stills From “THE FLY” (1986) Courtesy of Twentieth Century Fox.  All rights reserved.
Toronto's Kensington Market was used as a location in The Fly. This present-day photo of Kensington Market shows the path that Jeff Goldblum and Geena Davis walked twenty-seven years ago.

Photographer: Geoffrey Gunn
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