washington dc capoeira: Bourne Ultimatum Actor is a capoeirista

Posted: December 24, 2010 by dccapoiera in capoeira, washington DC

If you’ve seen the crazy fight scene in the Bourne Ultimatum between Jason Bourne and Desh, you should check out this article.  The actor who played Desh studied capoeira.

http://www.cnn.com/2008/SHOWBIZ/Movies/08/19/bourne.stuntman/index.html?iref=allsearch

Here’s an excerpt:

Well, my story is quite interesting. I started off young, when I was doing a lot of theatre. I caught the martial art bug aged nine and have trained in martial arts, tae kwon do, ninjutsu, capoeira and got into acrobatics.

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