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.