The Real Storm Shadow
Here is a little information About Nick Messersmith aka "The Real Storm Shadow"
Guess which role he has snagged?
Nick will be playing the younger Storm Shadow in his Vietnam days.
Nick Messersmith is a an actor, director, writer, fight choreographer and stunt coordinator. He was born in Korea, adopted, and grew up in the USA. His parents wanted him to keep some of his culture so they signed him up for Taekwondo classes when he was 5 years old. He now holds the rank of 4th DAN and will be testing soon for 5th DAN.
This past year he was in a movie called 2054: A Soldier, A Princess, and A Tailor starring Chiu Chi Ling from Kung Fu Hustle. He learned a lot from working with him.
He was also in a movie called Level Up that had amazing stuntmen and stuntwomen in the film.
He is also playing Storm Shadow in G.I Joe: Crimson Archer. He is the Fight Choreographer and Stunt Coordinator for that.
He is in the pre production stages of directing a huge new action film called Flex which would be his big break. It features a strong female central character with a Female DP and all minority and women for crew.