Mohanlal starring upcoming action thriller Puli Murugan is undoubtedly the most awaited film of the year. Puli Murugan is said to be the most expensive film ever made in the industry.
Several speculations regarding the movie's budget have been
doing rounds in the social media. It was reported that the Vysakh
director movie is made with a massive budget of 40 Crores.
But, in a recent interview, producer Tomichan Mulakupadam
slammed the reports and clarified that the actual budget of
Puli Murugan is below 25 Crores. He clarified that the
reports are purely fabricated.
The producer says that it is hard to give an exact figure, as
some post-production works of the movie are still pending. About 80
percent of the movie was filmed with the original tiger.
Peter Hein, the highest-paid action choreographer of Indian
cinema, has handled the stunt direction. Puli Murugan
was widely shot at the various locations of Vietnam, Ernakulam,
Silent Valley, and Attappadi.
Kamalinee Mukherjee essays the female lead in the movie, which stars Jagapati Babu as the antagonist. Prabhu, Kishor, Namitha. Bala, Suraj Venjarammoodu, Hareesh Perady, Vinu Mohan, Nobi, etc. appear in the supporting roles.