SKT Studios has officially announced the release date of Puli as October 1st. The makers have apparently received a request from the VFX team to postpone the release the better the output quality of CG portions. SKT Studios, after consulting with major distributors, has confirmed it now.
There is not a huge loss in terms of utilizing screens since October 1st also gives a four-day weekend since it marks the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti. Now, due to the postponement of Puli, a major reshuffle is expected to happen in Tamil films.
The makers of Rudhramadevi, Naanum Rowdy Thaan and Trisha Illana Nayanthara will now be hoping to optimize the Vinayagar Chaturthi weekend to lure moviegoers.