Nick Jonas & Laurence Fishburne To Star In ‘The Blacksmith’ from ‘Taken’ Director Pierre Morel


Nick Jonas and Laurence Fishburne have been cast to star in the action-thriller ‘The Blacksmith’ with Pierre Morel (Taken) attached to direct.

AGC is producing, Morel is hoping for this start of a new-action franchise. The casting for the female lead is currently underway.

Based on the graphic novel of alik Evans and Richard Sparkman, Ben Ripley wrote the script.

You can read the premise of the film below:

 The actor and singer will play Wes Loomis, a ‘Blacksmith’ – the intelligence community’s go-to weapons expert. When his clandestine lab is destroyed and his colleagues murdered, he must go on the run with only his unique set of technological skills and the help of a brilliant, young CIA analyst Noelle Hazlitt to keep him alive. They seek out Mather (Fishburne), a retired blacksmith and Wes’ mentor, to help guide them.”

Source: Deadline