According to sources on January 17, Jang Hyuk received an offer to play a blind swordsman and is currently reviewing the details for an upcoming film.
'Swordsman' takes place during ancient China telling the story of swordsman Tae Yool and his daughter. If he accepts the role, the actor will be taking on the role of the blind protagonist Tae Yool, which will be his first time acting blind.
Previously, Jang Hyuk has starred in various action dramas and films such as KBS 'Chuno', 'Volcano High.'
Directed by Choi Jae Hoon and produced by Opus Pictures ('Man From Nowhere,' 'Snow Piercer'), filming for 'Swordsman' begins in April.