All Mohanlal fans and Mollywood movie buffs were on cloud nine when Mohanlal’s movie ‘Pulimurugan’ (2016) became the first film to cross Rs. 100 crore mark in the Malayalam film industry. The movie that was helmed by Siddique (not to be confused with Actor Siddique) was made on a budget of Rs. 25 crore and is the third highest-grossing south movie of last year. This film had become a huge talk back then and once again it is in limelight, courtesy Salman Khan. This happened when the 51-year-old superstar along with his brother Sohail Khan and director Kabir Khan was in Dubai for the promotions of his upcoming film ‘Tubelight’.Also Read - Vicky-Katrina's Super-Hyped & Secret Wedding Triggers Hilarious Memes on Twitter | 14 Best Ones

In an interaction with the media, when one of the media persons quizzed Salman Khan “How much of Malayalam films have influenced Bollywood” he reminded all of the two remakes he starred in – ‘Bodyguard’ and ‘Kyon Ki’. The former film was a box office smash-hit and a Siddique directorial. When Salman was further asked if he watched any Malayalam movies recently he said, he’s going to watch the film which Mohanlal did and was a big hit down south – ‘Pulimurugan’. Knowing that it’s the first Rs. 100 crore film of Malayalam film industry he made the big statement leaving us all surprised. Salman Khan said, “I’ve been trying to track down Siddique. I don’t know where Siddique is.” Also Read - Salman Khan's Bodyguard Shera's Team to Guard Vicky Kaushal-Katrina Kaif's Wedding Venue While Bhai Stays at Home?

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Now we wonder if Salman Khan is considering a remake of Mohanlal’s superhit film ‘Pulimurugan’ because he’s trying to contact director Siddque. We’ll get to know that with time. Talking about Salman’s upcoming Eid release ‘Tubelight’, it has already received positive response from celebs, critics and fans after the release of the spectacular posters, teaser and the first song titled Radio. The movie will release on June 23 this year and the trailer will be unveiled on May 24.