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VJ Andy Profile

VJ Andy was born as Anand Kumar on May 31, 1980 in Mumbai to a Punjabi family. He is the VJ of Channel V. He has hosted a television dating reality show "Dare 2 Date". He first made his screen appearance with the music video "Kaliyon ka Chaman" and was later offered to host "Get Gorgeous 3" on Channel V.

Personal Profile

Birth Name : Anand Vijay Kumar
Name : VJ Andy
Date of Birth : May 31, 1980
Age : 33 years
Birth place : Mumbai
Religion : Not Known
Nationality : Indian
Occupation : VJ and Host
Hobbies : Kathak,Making Friends Meeting Strangers
Education : Not Knoen

VJ Andy


Andy did a small role in the movies like "Yet another love story" and "Bachna-E-Haseeno". He was also the costume designer for films like Tahsan, Bachna-E-Haseeno and Ghajini. Andy has worked with top Indian designers for Fashion shows within films and on the ramp. He has been the part of several national and international plays. He also hosts Channel V's Beauty and the Geek. He was last seen in Bigg Boss 7 and Currently he is seen as the host of reality show 'India's Got Talent'.

In India's Got Talent

The ex-Bigg Boss contestant VJ Andy is currently seen hosting India's Got Talent Season 5 with Bharti Singh after semi final rounds. He said, "I've done reality show but not as big as India's Got Talent. I stepped on the stage with the live audience and it was huge. I was like woww... I always wanted to be on a larger stage such as India's Got Talent." Now the show has reached its finale where one talented person will take the trophy back home. He is also excited for hosting the finale as he never hosted a live show.

VJ Andy in Bigg Boss 7

Andy was one of the strongest contenders of Bigg Boss 7 who got eliminated as a part of the mid-week elimination. After eviction, he confesses that though he was never gunning to win, he thought he will win the silver or bronze medal. He credits host Salman Khan as his biggest support.


Family members of the contestants visited their loved ones entering in the house during a special luxury budget task. For Andy's mother it was a memorable experience she said, "It was a wonderful experience meeting everyone inside the house as they greeted me with gratitude. I met Andy and he was surprised seeing me inside the Bigg Boss house. I had a long chat with all the inmates and asked them why don't they make my child the captain? I asked them why they always make my kid cry. He is helping each and everyone in the house."

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