Pranav Ratheesh is the youngest son of the late Malayalam actor Ratheesh. He has two elder sisters and one elder brother. His late father who made his debut in Malayalam cinema in 1977 was very popular for his negative roles during the 1990s. His father died in the year 2002 due to a heart attack while his mother Diana, who was the daughter of former minister M.K. Hemachandran passed away in the year 2014 while undergoing the treatment for brain tumor. His elder brother Padmaraj has already stepped into his father’s shoes by essaying a negative role in his debut film “
” directed by
in the year 2015.
His eldest sister
has also made her presence in Mollywood by making her debut in the same year with the film “
.” Pranav and all his other siblings are very well- educated. His other sister Padma Ratheesh who has stayed away from the glamor and biz world got hitched to Sanjeev Menon (who traditionally belongs to Kochi) in a star-spangled wedding ceremony in April 2016. Pranav who is now following his father and sibling’s footsteps has the same beautiful light hued eyes like his father. He is making his debut in Sujith S. Nair’s upcoming film Vaaku. He has also signed another new film “Theeram” directed by Shaheed Arafath.
Director Shaheed spilled the beans about the story of Theeram , telling it’s a romantic story based in Alappuzha, where Pranav plays the character of an auto-rickshaw driver,called Ali. He falls for a girl named Suhara, who sustains herself by working in a food manufacturing company.
will essay the role of Pranav's romantic interest in the film. In the past, the actress has worked in the movie Red Wine with actor Fahad Faasil. Written by Ansar Thajudheen and Praneesh Prabhakar, the makers of the project assert that it would be a "sensible" film. On the other hand, he has completed Vaaku's shoot in October. 'Vakku' is backed by Aju Thomas and Muralidheeran of Luka Films and Mambu Maj Productions respectively.
Madhu Ambatt is the cinematographer and the music is orchestrated by Kallara Gopan.Young actress Parvathy Ratheesh who is Pranav Ratheesh’s elder sister will be seen together in this upcoming project directed by Sujith S Nair. T Parvathy is playing an important role in this movie. There were rumors about Parvathy and Pranav as both being paired opposite each other, and it was being speculated that they both will be romantically portrayed, but all these speculations were put to rest when the actress confirmed that she is not romancing her on screen brother in this film.