Mohanlal will essay the title character in the movie, which is
penned by Udayakrishna, of the popular scenarist duo Sibi K
Thomas-Udayakrishna. Puli Murugan is produced by Tomichan
Mulakupadam, under the banner Mulakupadam Films.
The female lead, rest of the cast and further details of the
movie are yet to be finalised. The movie, which is said to be an
out-and-out entertainer will star rolling from the first week of
Mohanlal and Prabhu has earlier shared screen in Priyadarshan
directed Kaalapani, which has been one of the classic
movies of Malayalam movie industry. The actors has shared screen in
some advertisements as well.
Prabhu's father, legendary actor Shivaji Ganeshan has shared
screen with Mohanlal in Prathap Pothan directed Oru
Yathramozhi, in which he played Mohanlal's father.
Prabhu has always maintained a warm relationship with Mohanlal
and family and has remarked that Mohanlal is a brotherly figure for
Expectations are riding high on the project, as it marks the association the most sought-out actors of Malayalam and Tamil movie industry. Puli Murugan is expected to mark the comeback of Mohanlal into action roles as well.