Hollywood blockbuster Transformers filming on Skye Hollywood blockbuster Transformers filming on Skye Transformers: The Last Knight is the latest in a series of Hollywood blockbusters to be shot there. The latest instalment in the Transformers movie franchise is being filmed on Skye. The action got under way at the Old Man of Storr and on Trotternish Ridge on Monday morning. Transformers: The Last Knight is the latest in a series of Hollywood blockbusters to be shot on the island. Fairy Glen on Skye recently featured in the BFG, while Macbeth was shot in Trotternish. The Old Man of Storr also appeared in Ridley Scott's Alien prequel Prometheus. Road closures will be in place south of the Staffin Uig Hill Road to Bealach nan Coisichean between 6am and 10.30am while filming takes place on Monday and Tuesday. Transformers: The Last Knight, which stars Mark Wahlberg and Anthony Hopkins, due for release in 2017.