Brad Pitt brings World War Z to Glasgow: Scottish city is transformed into Philadelphia

Brad Pitt brings World War Z to Glasgow: Scottish city is transformed into Philadelphia

Glasgow is transformed into post-zombie war Philadelphia as Brad Pitt brings his living dead movie to the Scottish city

4:28 PM on 17th August 2011

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It”s looking good, everyone! Brad Pitt talks to crew members as he arrives on set in Glasgow to start filming scenes for World War Z

Keep up the good work: Brad looked happy with the set as he chatted to crew members

Keep up the good work: Brad looked happy with the set as he chatted to crew members

Working hard: Crew members line the street and get the lighting and the cameras ready

Working hard: Crew members line the street and get the lighting and the cameras ready

Ready for your close-up, Mr Pitt Brad is directed as he prepares for what could be a car chase scene

Ready for your close-up, Mr Pitt Brad is directed as he prepares for what could be a car chase scene

Buckle up: Brad gives one last look out of the car door before shooting the scene

Buckle up: Brad gives one last look out of the car door before shooting the scene

Read all about it: Crew members carry American newspaper boxes on to the set

Read all about it: Crew members carry American newspaper boxes on to the set

The means streets of Philadelphia: Glasgow is unrecognisable as yellow taxis and American cars line the city

The means streets of Philadelphia: Glasgow is unrecognisable as yellow taxis and American cars line the city”s roads

Reclaiming the streets: Crew members climb aboard a cherry picker to put up American road signs

Reclaiming the streets: Crew members climb aboard a cherry picker to put up American road signs

Forces united: A Glaswegian police officer looks inside a white Philadelphia police car

Forces united: A Glaswegian police officer looks inside a white Philadelphia police car

Coming through: An actor playing an American traffic cop weaves his way through the taxis

Coming through: An actor playing an American traffic cop weaves his way through the taxis

And action! Actors and extras take their positions

And action! Actors and extras take their positions

In character: Actors dressed as a policeman and a homeless man get ready for their scenes In character: Actors dressed as a policeman and a homeless man get ready for their scenes

In character: Actors dressed as a policeman and a homeless man get ready for their scenes

Who ordered the meat Locals stand around and watch the action as a delivery truck arrives on set

Who ordered the meat Locals stand around and watch the action as a delivery truck arrives on set

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You”ll need another coat: Rain washes away newly painted crossing lines

Landmark: Workers put up signs for Philadelphia

Landmark: Workers put up signs for Philadelphia”s famous suspension bridge

Famous commuters: Angelina Jolie walks down the platform with daughter Shiloh while Brad carries his youngest daughter Vivienne Famous commuters: Angelina Jolie walks down the platform with daughter Shiloh while Brad carries his youngest daughter Vivienne

Famous commuters: Angelina Jolie walks down the platform with daughter Shiloh while Brad carries his youngest daughter Vivienne