Batman is being filmed in Glasgow

Scotland’s breathtaking scenery and vibrant cities have been the backdrop for many blockbuster movies throughout the years.

The country is a popular choice as it offers dramatic natural beauty, quaint villages and scenic remote regions, the light of the sky in Scotland plays a big part in the result as it changes drastically depending on the time of the year.

The Batman, starring Robert Pattinson has been filmed in Glasgow this month, a number of roads were blocked for the filming, the city’s hotels and restaurants welcomed many famous faces and locals gathered around to watch the scenes being filmed. Robert Pattinson’s Batman stunt double even crashed the bike during filming! See the shots

These were the dates and times locals could see the actors and movie crew at work:

From 15:00hrs on the 21 February 2020 until 23:59hrs on the 23 February 2020
Wishart Street between Warnock Street and John Knox Street
Ladywell Street for its full length

From 02:00hrs on the 22 February 2020 till 23:59hrs on the 23 February 2020
Wishart Street between Warnock Street and John Knox Street
Cathedral Square, east and south bound between Castle Street and Wishart Street

From 10:00hrs on the 22 February 2020 till 23:59hrs on the 23 February 2020
Cathedral Square at Cathedral Square (dead end)
Drygate at John Knox Street
John Knox Street at Drygate
Ladywell Street at John Knox Street

Among the many movies filmed in Scotland are:

  • Outlaw King
  • Mary Queen of Scots
  • Harry Potter
  • World War Z
  • Casino Royale
  • Skyfall
  • Avengers
  • Trainspotting
  • Shallow Grave
  • Outlander
  • Rob Roy
  • Automata
  • Doomsday
  • From Russia With Love
  • The Vanishing
  • Sweet Sixteen
  • To Catch a Spy

…and many more.

VisitScotland has published a detailed brochure showcasing many movie locations in Scotland, you can download it here.

Watch The Trailer