K.V. Anand Age, Death, Wife, Children, Family, Biography & More

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Age: 54 Years
Death Date: 30/04/2021
Hometown: Chennai

K.V. Anand

Full NameK. Venkatesan Anand
ProfessionCinematographer, Director
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 168 cm
in meters- 1.68 m
in feet inches- 5’ 6”
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth30 October 1966
BirthplaceChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Date of Death30 April 2021
Place of DeathHe died at a hospital in Chennai.
Age (at the time of death)54 Years
Death CauseHe suffered a heart attack after being tested positive for the novel coronavirus. [1]India Today
Zodiac sign/Sun signScorpio
HometownChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
SchoolNot Known
CollegeDG Vaishnav College, Chennai
Loyola College, Chennai
Education QualificationGraduation in Physics
Postgraduation in Visual Communications
DebutMalayalam Cinematography: Thenmavin Kombath (1994)
Directorial: Kana Kandaen (2005)
FamilyFather- Venkatesan Anand
Mother- Anasuya Venkataraman
Brother- Not Known
Sister- Not Known
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital Status (at the time of death)Married
Wife/SpouseNam not known
Wife/SpouseHe is survived by two daughters, Sneha and Sadhana.

K.V. AnandSome Lesser Known Facts About K.V. Anand

  • When K.V. Anand was in college, he used to participate in adventurous sports such as trekking.
  • He also participated in various photography contests at national and state level.
  • After completing studies, he started working as a freelance photojournalist for some popular magazines and newspapers like Kalki, Illustrated Weekly, India Today, Aside, etc.
  • He also tried his hands in full-time photojournalist at India Today but unfortunately, didn’t get a job.
  • He later started his career as a cinematographer in 1994 with the Malayalam film ‘Thenmavin Kombath.’ He also received the National Film Award for Best Cinematography for his work in that film.
  • He worked in various film industries like Bollywood, Tamil, Telugu, and Malayalam.
  • Apart from being a cinematographer, he is a great director and directed several Tamil films like ‘Kana Kandaen’ (2005), ‘Ayan’ (2009), ‘Ko’ (2011), ‘Maattrraan’ (2012), ‘Anegan’ (2015), and ‘Kavan’ (2017).
  • His second directorial film ‘Ayan’ sold one crore tickets all over the world.