Puli (English: Tiger) is a 2015 Indian Tamil fantasy-adventure film written and directed by Chimbu Deven. The film features Vijay in a dual role alongside Shruthi Haasan, Hansika Motwani , Sridevi Boney Kapoor and Kannada Superstar Kichcha Sudeep.
Produced by Shibu of Thameens Films and Vijay's public relations officer Selvakumar under the banner of SKT STUDIOS, the film has music composed by Devi Sri Prasad, Natarajan Subramaniam Natty as the cinematographer and has T. Muthuraj as the production designer.
National Award Winners Sreekar Prasad took care of editing and R.C Kamalakannan was signed on to be in charge of the film's animations and special effects. International technicians Sang Lin and Pradit Seeluem coordinated the stunt choreography alongside Dilip Subbarayan. Manish Malhotra, Deepali Noor, Chaitanya Rao, Siva and Sai handled the costume and styling department.
Audio Rights were acquired by Sony Music and Satellitte rights were bagged by Sun Network. The film was released on 1 October 2015. The film is dubbed into Telugu and Hindi languages simultaneously and these versions were released a day later on 2 October 2015.
- Vijay as Marudheeran & Pulivendhan (Dual Role)
- Sridevi as Queen Yavanarani
- Prabhu as Vembunathan
- Sudeep as Thalapathy Jalatharangan
- Shruti Haasan as Pavazhamalli
- Hansika Motwani as Princess Manthagini
- Nandita Swetha as Pushpa
- Vijayakumar as The Vedhalam King
- Karunas as Sooran
- Thambi Ramaiah as Kodangi
- Sathyan as Sama
- Joe Malloori as Herbalist
- Ali as Karki Newton the Liliput King
- Robo Shankar as Albert @ Alpha
- Imman Annachi as Peter @ Beta
- Vidyullekha Raman as Einstein Kamalakshi @ Gamma
- Jasper as Jalatharangan's Assistant
- Sangili Murugan
- Tinnu Anand
- G. M. Kumar
YENDI YENDI SONG SUNG BY VIJAY & SHRUTI HAASAN WON THE MOST STREAMED SONG OF THE YEAR IN SIIMA 2016