Gopinath Chandran is an Indian Television Anchor, Radio Jockey, Journalist, News Presenter/ Moderator, Reporter, Entrepreneur, and a Writer. He is currently hosting the debate show Neeya Naana on the STAR Vijay. He is also popularly known as “Neeya Nana Gopinath.” Gopinath is also known as Coat Gopi. Gopinath started his career in 1997 with United Television, and later he joined the Raj Television Network. He did the reporting assignments for Jaya TV, CNBC TV, and NDTV. The photo of him, his daughter Venba, with comedian Arathai goes viral.
Gopinath was born on July 4, 1975, in Aranthangi, Pudukkottai District, Tamil Nadu. He is the son of Chandran and Kumudggham Chandran. He joined Vijay TV and anchored Makkal Yaar Pkkam, which is a political analysis program. Then he started his position with Neeya Naana in 2006. He was an anchor for various television series including Nadanthadhu Enna? Sigaram Thotta Manidargal and En Desam! En Makkal in 2013. He was a radio jockey (RJ) at Radio City and hosted their breakfast shows. Gopinath has written five books which include Theruvellam Devathaigal, Please Indha Puthagathai Vaangatheenga, Neeyum Naanum, Ner Ner Thema, and Nimirnthu Nil.
|Profession||Television Anchor, Radio Jockey, Journalist, Reporter, News Presenter, Entrepreneur|
|Date of Birth||4 July 1975|
|Age||47 (as of 2022)|
|Zodiac sign||Yet to be updated|
|Family||Father: Yet to be updated|
Mother: Yet to be updated
|Children||Daughter: Venba Gopinath|
|School||Yet to be updated|
|College||Yet to be updated|
|Hobbies||Reading Books, Watching TV, Listening to Songs|
|Birth Place||Aranthangi, Pudukkottai District, Tamil Nadu|
|Hometown||Aranthangi, Pudukkottai District, Tamil Nadu|
|Current City||Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India|
Social Media Profiles
|Please intha putthakatha vaangatheenga||2008|
|Ner Ner Thema||2012|
Awards and Achievements
- The International Tamil University has awarded Doctorate, appreciating his media excellence in 2010.
- The National University of Singapore has awarded an “International Youth Icon” in 2012.
- Asia Book of Records recognized him as “Best Human Value Communicator” in 2012.
- BIG FM award as the Best entertainer for the year 2011.
- Vijay television award for “Best anchor of the year.”
- International humor club award for Media service in 2011.
- Ananda Vikatan selected him as one of the Best ten personalities of India along with Abdul Kalam and Kamal Hassan in 2009.
- US Government selected him as India’s Best Young Journalist and Anchor and invited him to participate in an International Visitor’s Programme as a guest.
- Was awarded the young achievers of India award 2007, by India today, a leading magazine for his outstanding performance in Radio and TV news media 2007.
- Got Vikatan awards, the prestigious award is given by Ananda Vikatan for his outstanding performance as a Presenter for the years 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, and 2012
- Got selected as India’s special representative to participate in the International Health Conference (IAS) held in Sydney, Australia in 2007.
- Honored with Bharath Awards for Best Anchor
- Outstanding young Indian award by JCI (Junior Chamber International) in 2008.
- Honored with Santhome awards 2008.
- He has motivated 3,00,000 students in 5 years as a human value communicator and key note speaker.
- His research-oriented lectures about leadership qualities, Economics, and Alternative Mechanism were well
- appreciated in the forums like TED, CII (Confederation of Indian Industries), TCS, Accenture, HCL
|Makkal Yaar Pakkam||STAR Vijay|
|Sigaram Thotta Manithargal||STAR Vijay|
|Neeya Naana||STAR Vijay|
|Nadanthadhu Enna||STAR Vijay|
|En Desam En Makkal||STAR Vijay|
|Vijay Awards||STAR Vijay|
|Back to School||STAR Vijay|
|Mr. and Mrs. Chinnathirai||STAR Vijay|
- He founded the institution TaalkShop Academy which has entered an MoU with various educational institutions to develop life and entrepreneurial skills for the younger generation
Take a look at the recent photo of Gopinath,