ACTORS have apparently been spotted on the set of Stephen Speilberg’s new World War One drama, which will be filmed at Govan docks.

The movie, named 1917, is a collaboration between Speilberg and Sam Mendes, who is writing and directing the project.

The pair first worked together on American Beauty.

Sam Mendes was spotted on set, however Spielberg has not yet been seen.

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Hollywood icons Colin Firth and Benedict Cumberbatch will star in the film, but have not been seen on the set.

So far the plot remains a secret, but the cast includes Mark Strong, Richard Madden, Benedict Cumberbatch, Colin Firth, Dean-Charles Chapman and Andrew Scott.

An actor could be seen dressed in an Army uniform dating from the First World War, while a blue screen was erected.

A pump house has been converted. and lorries queued alongside the docks, while crew members constructed the set.


Roads around the Govan Graving Docks in Glasgow have been closed off.