Filming of “Macbeth” begins on Skye

SOUND AND FURY: Sean Harris,  who plays Macduff in the new production of ‘Macbeth’, during filming on Skye this week. Local extras take a break in the background during the shoot at the Quiraing.

The film stars Michael Fassbender in the lead role, with Marion Cotillard as Lady Macbeth. Extras were recruited locally and some were asked to grow their hair and develop beards. The film is being directed by Australian Justin Kurzel.