Siddharth Menon to make his debut in Malayalam
Right from the time his first music video Manthara Cheppundo released, Siddharth Menon has been a head-turner, with his cool looks, curly locks and sensuous singing.
The popular vocalist of the band Thaikkudam Bridge is now turning actor on the big screen with the upcoming movie On The Rocks directed by V K Prakash and scripted by Rajashree Balaram and Vivek Ranjit. Eva Pavithran, daughter of director V K Pavithran and dancer Kalamandalam Kshemavathy, plays the female lead in the movie.
Scribe Vivek says, “On The Rocks is a musical romcom and we chose Siddharth for the role as he fits the lead character just right. He plays a young, energetic and playful musician in the movie. We are presenting him just as how people like him. When we approached him for the role, he too was excited about the idea and expressed interest.” Eva plays a fashion stylist in the movie.
The film’s casting is yet to be completed, but Prakash Bare and Anumol have been roped in to play key roles in the film, which has Bengaluru as its main location. On the Rocks has music by Prashant Pillai and cinematography by Ustad Hotel fame Loganathan.