Ananda Kannan, a well-known anchor and VJ who was noted for his distinct style of anchoring, died yesterday after undergoing cancer treatment. Most kids in the 1990s and 2000s adored Ananda Kannan.
Ananda Kannan began his acting and hosting career with Singapore Vasantham TV. He subsequently travelled to Chennai to join Sun Music, where his distinctive talent won him many admirers. He is still remembered as one of the most popular and successful hosts of his era.
He went on to act in a few Kollywood films, but none of them were released to the public. He was hosting the ‘Savaal Singapore’ show in Singapore’s Mediacorp Vasantham, which is a Tamil version of We Are Singaporeans.
Anandha Kannan, an actor and VJ, died of cancer Friday night, according to reports. Many in the Tamil cinema industry were shocked by this 48-year-untimely old’s death. Messages of condolence are coming in from his friends and well-wishers on both the little and large televisions. I’m about to tell you something shocking. ‘A great friend and a wonderful human is not anymore!! #RIPanandakannan my deepest condolences,’ director Venkat Prabhu tweeted. Ramya NSK, a singer, also shared a photo and wrote a sad statement to say her final goodbyes to this true talent.