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Ananthan (Anand K)

Height:
m
Language:
English, Tamil
Talents:
Hosting, Voice-over

An energetic and vibrant personality, Anand rocks the airwaves on radio and television! 

Upon graduating from the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering from the National University of Singapore, he began his career as a producer/presenter at Mediacorp. He has since served in the television and radio Industry for over 14 years. 

Widely known as Anand K, he has a myriad of hosting experiences under his belt, from live television programmes, radio shows to corporate and private events. 

He is also an experienced bilingual emcee who is fluent in both English and Tamil, and is able to converse in basic Chinese and Malay as well. He has, thus, received numerous accolades from clients and audience of various backgrounds. 

Anand has also successfully ventured into the arena of theatre and acting (television drama serials). 

Additionally, Anand has lent his voice for multiple voice-overs and radio programs for international clients such as Oman Air and Chan Brothers Travel. 

With a strong following on social media, he is a brand ambassador and social influencer for a range of home-grown and international brands in Singapore.

His passion for entertainment, sports and travel knows no boundaries as he thrives for creative excellence. 

Portfolio

TV Programmes – Hosting  

  • July – October 2019 – Host for Vizhigal Season 7, an Info-Ed series for 11 weeks on Vasantham
  • August – October 2018 – Host for Oli Oli, Variety Series for 12 weeks on Vasantham
  • Jan – Mar 2018 – Host for Hello Hello Sugama, an Info-ed Health program for 12 weeks on Vasantham
  • Jun – Aug 2017 – Host for Kaathal Kaditham, an Info-ed program for 8 weeks on Vasantham
  • July – Nov 2016 – Host for Unmai program, an Info-ed program for 8 weeks on Vasantham
  • Jan – Mar 2016 – Host for Kannottam 360, a live current affairs program for 13 weeks on Vasantham
  • Mar 2015 – Host for Vettai 3.0 Finale recap episode on Vasantham 

TV Programmes - Acting

  • Mar - June 2018 – Actor in ‘Yaar 2’ Drama Series on Vasantham
  • May - Sept 2015 – Actor in ‘Vetri Season 2’ Drama Series on Vasantham
  • Apr 2015 – Actor in Crimewatch Series on Ch 5/Vasantham
  • Dec 2014 – Actor in Vettai 3.0 Drama series on Vasantham
  • Apr 2011 – Actor in ‘Mani’ Drama Series on Vasantham
  • July – Oct 2009 –Actor in ‘Devathaigal’ Drama Series on Vasantham
  • Dec 2008 – Mar 2009 –  Actor in ‘Narumugehyeh’ Drama Series on Vasantham
  • Nov 2008 – Actor in ‘Uyrilla Shock’ Drama series on Vasantham
  • Oct 2008 – Actor in ‘Accham Thavir’ Drama series on Vasantham
  • Sept 2008 – Actor in ‘Vizhigal’ Info-Ed Series on Vasantham
  • Oct 2007 – Actor in ‘Phone Eduthu’ Song Music Video on Planet Galatta Season 2 on Vasantham. 

Events Hosting

  • 21stBirthday parties, Wedding Receptions, Corporate D & Ds and Mediacorp events throughout the years
  • Oct 2019 – Opening ceremony of the refurbished outlet of Malabar Gold
  • Sept 2019 – Madame Tussauds - Launch of the Sri Devi wax figure
  • Aug 2019 – Singapore South Asian International Film Festival 2019
  • Apr 2019 - Kheat Hong CC Tamil New Year Show 2019
  • Mar 2019 – Jurong Green Health Carnival 2019
  • Jan 2019 – HPB Funival 2019
  • Dec 2018 – Kollywood Actor Vijay Sethupathi meet and greet session
  • Nov 2018 – Sinda Back To School Festival 2018
  • Nov 2018 – Terusan Dormitory Deepavali Show
  • Nov 2018 – Kranji Dormitory Deepavali Show
  • Mar 2018 – Hillview – Mediacorp Tamil News Family Day
  • Mar 2018 – Vasantham Live Hello Hello Sugama
  • Jan 2018 – Marsiling CC Pongal Show
  • Nov 2017 – Marsiling CC Deepavali Show
  • Nov 2017 – COURTS Bollywood Night D & D
  • Nov 2017 – Admiralty CC Deepavali Show
  • Oct 2017 – SATS Deepavali Night
  • May/June/July/Sept/Oct 2017 – State Bank of India Roadshows at Dormitories
  • Sept 2017 – Vasantham Live at Johor Bahru
  • August 2017 – Food Fiesta 2017
  • April 2017 – Taman Jurong CC Tamil New Year Show
  • April 2017 – SII Expo 2017 Grand Opening Launch
  • Jan 2017 – MES Roadshow at Dormitory
  • Jan 2017 – Marsiling CC Pongal Show
  • Jan 2017 – Zak Salaam Expo Show
  • Jan 2017 – Jurong Green New Year Show
  • Nov 2016 – Vasantham Deepavali Saree Queen 2016
  • Nov 2016 – Pasir Ris East CC Deepavali Show
  • Sept 2016 – Vasantham Live at Johor Bahru
  • July 2016 – Celebrate Youth Carnival by Sinda
  • July 2016 – Racial Harmony Fiesta by Eunos CC
  • June 2016 – Vasantham Live Chutti’s Special at Zak Salaam
  • Apr 2016 – Evergreen Parent’s Night at Marsiling CC
  • Mar 2016 – Vasantham Live at Johor Bahru

Awards/Achievements

  • Mar 2014 – Mediacorp Employee of the Quarter 2014           
  • Nov 2013 – Most Creative Radio Trailer – AsathalKaalai with AsathalBoyz

Endorsements 

  • Oct 2019 – Present: Central Narcotics Bureau, Anti-Drug Ambassador
  • Feb 2017 – Present: Ayush Ayurvedic 
  • Aug 2015 – Present : TK Trichokare 
  • October 2016/ October 2017 – NTUC Fairprice
  • Dec 2014 - May 2015: HerbalPharm Dia-med 
  • June 2014 – Nov 2014: HerbalPharm Revivogen
  • Dec 2013 – Nov 2014: HerbalPharm Nutrajoint Gold
  • Apr 2010 – Anti-Smoking Ambassador, Health Promotion Board

 

Celebrity-led Tours/Ambassador

  • Dec 2018 – 10 Days Chan’s World Holidays, Turkey tour
  • Dec 2017 – 5 Days Chan’s World Holidays, Okinawa/Japan tour
  • June 2017 – 3 Days 2 nights Chan Brother’s Travel, Father’s Day High Seas Cruise
  • Dec 2016 – 9 Days Chan’s World Holidays, India tour 
  • May 2016 – 4 Days 3 nights Chan Brother's Travel, Mother's Day High Seas Cruise
  • May 2015 –  3 Days 2 nights Chan Brother's Travel Mother's Day High Seas Cruise
  • Oct 2012 – Silkair: Launch of flight to Visakhapatnam on Airbus A320