Puli Murugan official teaser recently crossed 10 Lakhs views on YouTube, after one month of its release. It is the first Malayalam teaser to cover 10 Lakhs views within such a short period.
Earlier, Puli Murugan teaser had broken the record created by the official trailer of recently released Dulquer Salmaan movie Kali, by covering 5 Lakhs views on YouTube, within the first 24 hours of release.
The Vysakh-directed movie, which stars Mohanlal in the title role Murugan, is the most anticipated Malayalam project of the year. Puli Murugan is said to be the most expensive movie ever made in M'town.
According to producer Tomichan Mulakupadam, the movie is made with a budget of 25 Crores. The final schedule of Puli Murugan has been progressing at the various locations of Ernakulam district.
Kamalinee Mukherjee plays the female lead opposite Mohanlal in the movie, which will have Telugu actor Jagapati Babu as the antagonist. Puli Murugan is expected to hit the theatres in August 2016.