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The veteran actors filmed scenes for the Showtime film at South Station and in South Boston.

Liev Schreiber poses with a lover in Boston during filming for the “Ray Donovan” movie. Michael Spicher/Twitter

Liev Schreiber (“Spotlight”) and Jon Voight (“Midnight Cowboy”) had been spotted in Boston this week as they filmed scenes for Showtime’s forthcoming “Ray Donovan” movie.

On Wednesday, Schreiber and Voight filmed scenes for the movie sequel to the long-jogging Showtime series exterior South Station, and the pair had been noticed filming in South Boston on Thursday.

The duo’s time in Boston will be small: According to a resource common with the creation, “Ray Donovan” is only filming in Boston briefly right before returning to New York, in which key production has been underway considering that May perhaps.

In the film, Schreiber will reprise his function as Ray Donovan, a professional “fixer” who arranges illicit pursuits for his significant-profile consumers, though Voight returns as his menacing father, Mickey Donovan.

1st introduced back in February, the “Ray Donovan” film picks up exactly where the show remaining off following its 82-episode operate from 2013 to 2020, with Mickey on the operate and Ray “determined to locate and stop him before he can cause any a lot more carnage,” according to a synopsis offered by Showtime. The film will also characteristic scenes that present context to Ray and Mickey’s origin story from 30 several years right before the situations of the series.

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“Ray Donovan” is the fourth Showtime venture to movie in Massachusetts in new many years. The cable network’s revival of “Dexter” has been filming in Central Massachusetts since January, and is predicted to wrap up this thirty day period. Showtime also filmed scenes for the now-canceled Boston-established show “SMILF” in 2018 and the Boston-set criminal offense drama “City on a Hill” — which was renewed for a third period earlier this year — in 2019 and 2020.