Kim Nam Gil (The Fiery Priest) has been offered a starring role in the new Korean drama Thief: Sound of the Sword. Thief: Sound of the Sword is an action romance set in 1920 about a man who used to be a slave and was freed when the class system was abolished, but he still has the mindset of a slave. He eventually decides to become a soldier and works to protect those around him.
Kim Nam Gil would play the slave turned soldier. Thief: Sound of the Sword is hoping to air sometime in 2022 on Netflix.