Jim Broadbent has signed up to star in “Indiana Jones 4,” playing a Yale U. professor.
Steven Spielberg began lensing the pic Monday in New Mexico from a script by David Koepp. Film will shoot throughout the summer at several locations around the globe, including New Haven, Conn.
Paramount and Lucasfilm plan to release the picture in May. Frank Marshall serves as producer, while Kathleen Kennedy and Lucas are exec producing.
Broadbent, whose last film was action comedy “Hot Fuzz,” will next be seen in “And When Did You Last See Your Father?”