Mohanlal's Puli Murugan, the most-anticipated movie of the year, has finally got a release date. Director Vysakh confirmed that Puli Murugan will hit the theatres on October 7th, in the exclusive given to Manorama online.
According to the director, the team had decided not to rush towards a fixed release date. The makers wanted the post-production activities to be done with complete perfection.
Now, the post-production activities are finished and Puli Murugan is all set to hit the theatres in its complete glory. Vysakh also rubbished the rumours which stated that Puli Murugan has been postponed for other Mohanlal projects.
So, Puli Murugan will hit the theatres as the second Malayalam release of Mohanlal in 2016. The actor's first release of the movie will be the Telugu movie Manamantha, which will also be released in Malayalam as Vismayam.
Mohanlal's first Malayalam release of the year will be Oppam, the investigative thriller directed by his best buddy Priyadarshan. Interestingly, the actor is playing a visually-challenged man in the movie.
Puli Murugan, which is the most expensive movie ever made in Malayalam industry, was completed with a shooting schedule spanning one year. The movie is produced by Tomichan Mulakupadam for Mulakupadam Films.