The official trailer or first teaser of the Tamil film “Puli” has been released on day in advance in view of the leak found online purportedly by one of the crew member, the way it was done in the past with many films.
In less than 24 hours, the youTube video went viral recording one million views or to be precise, 1,237,189 views. The trailer was otherwise, slated for the release on June 21st night coinciding with the birthday of Vijay, the main hero of the film.
The first trailer opens up with veteran actress Sridevi in royal costume as Soumiya, a warrior. Vijay is playing the role of a gladiator. Sridevi and her encounter with Sudeep shows that the chemistry was not compatible between them. Sridevi is returning to Tamil film industry after a gap of almost 29 years, while she reutrned to Hindi film field with her ‘English, Vinglish’a couple of years ago.
Directed by Chimbu Deven, the Tamil film “Puli” has finished most of the shooting. Apart from Sridevi, Vijay, Sudeep, Prabhu, Hansika and Shruti Haasan in the lead make the film to cross Vijay’s earlier records in terms of box office, close on his past hits Thuppakki and Kaththi.