The Rocks, the debut acting venture of singer Siddharth
Menon, had started rolling in Bangalore. Interestingly,
Siddharth is playing a band singer in the movie. On The
Rocks is directed by VK Prakash.
Pavithran, the daughter of popular filmmaker Pavithran, will
start her second inning as an actress with the movie. Eva has
earlier acted in a couple of films; but later took a break from the
movies to pursue higher studies.
On The Rocks will also have Mallika
Sukumaran, Poornima Bhagyaraj, and Prakash Bare in the pivotal
roles. The movie is jointly penned by Rajashri Balram, the former
editor of Femina Magazine, and Vivek Ranjit.
The movie revolves around a popular rock band singer, who falls
in love with an elderly woman. Loganathan handles the
cinematography. Prashant Pillai composes the music. Sunil S PIllai
handles the editing
Siddharth Menon, who is part of the music band Thaikkudam
Bridge, earned immense popularity through his band performances,
and the TV show Music Mojo. He has been receiving film offers since
last few years; but was waiting for the right role.
It is an ambitious project VK Prakash, who has been going
through a rough patch in his career. His last major Malayalam
release Silence, which had Mammootty in the lead roles,
was a box office disaster.