This film is the Telugu dubbed version of Malayalam super hit flick 'Pulimurugan'.
The actor has become more familiar with the fans of Andhra and Telungana states after the success of Jr NTR's Janatha Garage that got released in this September. Mohanlal had played a pivotal role in this film and received rave reviews for his mind blowing performance. So, Sindhurapuvvu Krishna Reddy has brought this dubbed version to the Telugu audience with an idea of cashing the popularity of the actor.
Manyam Puli also stars Kamalini Mukherjee, Lal, Namitha, Bala, Jagapathi Babu and Kishore among others in supporting roles. Gopi Sunder has composed the musical scores while cinematography is handled by Shaji Kumar. Pulimurugan producer Tomichan Mulakupadam of Mulakupadam Films is to release the Telugu version in association with Saraswathi Films.