Produced by Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani for Excel Entertainment Pvt. Ltd., ‘Rock On!! 2’, a sequel to the 2008 super hit film 'Rock On!!', is a musical drama movie. It is directed by a debutant Shujaat Saudagar with music composed by Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy. The film stars Farhan Akhtar, Arjun Rampal, Prachi Desai, Purab Kohli reprising their roles from prequels while Shraddha Kapoor and Shashank Arora are the latest additions to the cast.