The rumours are true: the British director Ridley Scott is going to film scenes of his epic upcoming movie in Almeria.

The movie, titled ‘Exodus,’ will tell the story of the life of Moses, and will be filmed all around Spain.

The scenes filmed in Almeria will take place in Tabernas, Sierra Alhamilla and the Cabo de Gata Nature Park.

Scott’s past films include Alien, Thelma and Louise, Blade Runner and Gladiator.

2,000 extras will soon be invited to attend casting for extras.