Pulimurugan: The Wild Hunter is a Malayalam action adventure film directed by Vysakh and written by Udayakrishna starring Mohanlal. It is the first independent screenplay written by Udayakrishna of the Udayakrishna-Siby K. Thomas scriptwriter duo. The film is produced by Tomichan Mulakupadam through his production company Mulakupadam Films. The score and soundtrack are composed by Gopi Sunder while cinematography is handled by Shaji Kumar.
The film, which commenced production in July 2015 in Hanoi, Vietnam, is scheduled for release on 7 July 2016, coinciding with the end of Ramadan festival.Peter Hein handles the fight choreography.