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For those who are eagerly waiting for the first look poster of Vijay's upcoming movie "Puli", here is some good news. Sources close to the movie have said that makers of the film have decided to release the first look poster of the movie on Ilayathalapthy Vijay's birthday, which falls on 22 June.

The shooting of "Puli" is currently proceeding at a brisk pace in some exotic locales of Thailand and Cambodia. Meanwhile, the VFX work of the movie is also taking place simultaneously as the movie demands a lot of computer graphics.

Earlier, Vijay's look in the movie as a warrior was leaked online and this had disturbed many including Vijay. It willl now be interesting to see which look of Vijay will be released in the first poster, as he is rumoured to play two different roles of an artist and a warrior.

"Puli", written and directed by Chimbu Devan is touted to be an action fantasy thriller and is Vijay's costliest movie until now. The budget of the movie is said to have crossed over ₹118 Crore.

Previous reports stated that the makers of the flick had set aside ₹5 Crore for the intro song alone and had erected a lavish set for the same. According to reports, over 200 carpenters worked on the construction of the set, which took over two months to complete.

The movie also has an impressive star cast of Prabhu, Sudeep, Sreedevi Kapoor, Vijayakumar, Thambi Ramaiah, Aadukalam Naren, Nanditha Swetha, Joe Malloori, Ajay Rathnam, Sathya, Karunas, Imman Annachi, Robo Shankar, Vidhyulekha Raman and Jasper.