Morgan Freeman visits pyramids for ‘The Story of God’ documentary

Actor Morgan Freeman, left, is welcomed by Egyptian Tourism Minister Hisham Zaazou, center, as he visits the Giza Pyramids, just outside Cairo, Egypt, Friday, Oct. 23, 2015 (AP)

Hollywood actor Morgan Freeman paid a visit to Cairo's Giza Pyramids earlier this week as part of the filming of a documentary.

The Academy Award winner is shooting the "The Story of God" series, which looks at mankind’s quest to understand the divine.

The "Million Dollar Baby" and "The Shawsank Redemption" actor is also an executive producer of the feature, which will air internationally next year.

He also also set for filming in Jerusalem and India.

Last Update: Sunday, 25 October 2015 KSA 11:37 - GMT 08:37