One of the most renowned actors of the early 2000s and television host Ananda Kannan passes away on Monday. He was suffering from one of the rare diseases Bile -Duct cancer. Aged 48, Anandha Kannan was a native of Singapore. He was famous among the kids of the early ’90s for his show on Sun Music, telecasted on SUN TV.
According to the resources he was going through treatment for his disease for a few months as soon as he was diagnosed with this. Anandha Kannan started his career as an actor and started hosting a show at Vasantham TV in Singapore. After that he moved to Chennai and started hosting shows for Sun Music, a music channel in the 2000s, quickly becoming popular among a young audience. Besides this, Anandha Kannan has also played role in movies like Adhisaya Ulagam, a Tamil science fantasy film in 2012, made a guest appearance in Saroja in 2008, and acted in two films Mullum Malarum in 2010 and Ithanai Naalai Engirunthai in 2012. However, both these films did not make it to theatres.
He was awarded several honors during his career. He was awarded the International Youth Icon at World Universities Tamil Conference in 2013 and the Best Actor in Television Actors Guild Award (South India).A lot of celebrities of the Tamil film Industry expressed their condolences over Anandha’s demise.