SKT Studios, the production company responsible for fabricating Ilayathalapathy Vijay and director Chimbu Deven's magnum opus Puli, has officially confirmed that the fantasy thriller will be postponed by a couple of weeks, making October 1st its new release date.
SKT Studios wrote on its social networking page, "1st OCTOBER,
2015 #Puli in Theatres :)".
The Vijay starrer which was supposed to hit the big screen all
over the world on the auspicious day of Ganesh Chaturthi (September
17th) is said to have been postponed because of its extensive post
production works which includes the film's VFX.
Though the delay is allegedly aimed at improving the visual
quality of the film which subsequently will enhance the expectancy
of movie goers, the news has come across as a disappointment to
many, especially Vijay fans.
The postponement has also set in motion a number of events in
Kollywood. With September 17th ready to be grabbed and used, many
small budget films will release on that very day in place of
Also, September 17th could witness some important announcements
and the release of an all important first look poster that's being
awaited by millions, according to the latest report.
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Rajini Murugan Release Date
With Puli postponed, Sivakarthikeyan's Rajini
Murugan which is waiting in the wings for a long time now
finally gets its release date. It is being said that the
Sivakarthikeyan starrer will release on September 17th.
Trisha Illana Nayanthara Release Date
Trisha Illana Nayanthara will also release on September
17th, according to a report. The movie stars GV Prakash, Manisha
Yadav and Anandhi in lead roles.
49 O Release Date
Comedian Goundamani's comeback film 49 O is also set
for a September 17th release. The film has been directed by
debutant P Arokiyadoss after working under Gautham Menon for many
Kabali First Look Poster
Though it was earlier reported that the team of Rajinikanth's
Kabali is in no hurry to release the film's first look
poster, many have reported that the first look might be released on
Thala 56 Official Title
It is also said that the official title of Thala
56 will be announced on the auspicious day (sep 17th)
which falls on a Thursday.
Puli Trailer Creates New Record
Meanwhile, the trailer of the film has already broken many
records in the internet by recording a massive 4.2 million views
and 82,538 likes in just 5 days. Puli is now the
most liked trailer for any Tamil film and is ahead of its
competitor by a long way.