Isle Of Man / Ellan Vannin

Sir Ben Kingsley in Isle of Man film

Oscar winner Sir Ben Kingsley is heading the cast of a new production which begins filming in the south of the Isle of Man this weekend.

Our Robot Overlords is a science fiction story aimed at a teenage audience, written by Jon Wright and also starring Gillian Anderson.

The plot revolves around a group of youngsters who rebel against robots which threaten to take over the world.

Production began in County Antrim, Northern Ireland, earlier this month.

The film, which is being shot mainly in Castletown, is expected to be in cinemas by the Spring of 2014.

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