Anand Narayan is an Indian television personality. He is also an upcoming playback singer. Anand was born on 4 October 1984 at Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala, India. He went to Loyola School for his schooling. He has a B. Tech Degree (Computer Science). He went to SCT College of Engineering, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala.
After getting his degree, he went to Bangalore to pursue software engineering. Currently, he is a successful television personality, stage performer, TV presenter as well as a singer. He gives performances in all the major cities of India. He also does performances internationally covering countries like Germany, the UK, the US, Switzerland, Russia, Vietnam, and the UAE.
Anand has hosted the Josco Indian Voice that aired on Mazhavil Manorama on the Malayalam Manorama network. It was a reality music show. Mazhavil Manorama is an HD entertainment channel for Malayalam audience. The Josco Indian Voice which went for two seasons was one of the highly acclaimed reality shows of the network. Malayalam Manorama group was already on the television with their news channel, Manorama News. They expanded their vision and launched Mazhavil Manorama on 31 October 2011 (06:30 pm). It is the group’s first entertainment venture. Also, Mazhavil is the first ever high definition entertainment channel (alongside Asianet HD) for the Malayalam audience. It was aired on 14 August 2015 in the name of Mazhavil Manorama HD. Anand was the part of the channel from the very beginning.
Anand was the TV presenter as well as the performer at the Let’s Dance reality show aired on Amrita TV in 2009. It was the first reality dance show in which pairs performed for the Malayalam audience and television. Before coming to Let’s Dance he was a talented contestant on various reality TV shows mainly music on Amrita TV. They were Idea Star Singer by
Super Star Global
in the year 2006, and Southern Spice music channel’s Music Voice Hunt. Anand has also worked in various TV shows as the co-host and has covered major TV channels like Asianet Plus and Kiran TV (now Surya Movies). His other works include co-hosting the finale of Amrita TV’s
Dancer Junior 4, Super Star 2 (host), hosting
on Amrita TV in 2010, etc. Anand is also a playback singer. His debut song was Mamboo Paadam. It was under the music direction of M Jayachandran for the movie Orkkuka Vallappozhum.
He also earned a nomination at the Radio Mirchi Music Awards for the Best Upcoming Singer in the year 2009. He sang
for the movie of the same title in the year 2010, Sunday Sooryan for the film Ivar Vivahitharayal in the year 2009, and Best Actor for the film Kanalu Malayude.