Popular Tamil television host and actor Anandha Kannan died of rare bile-duct cancer on Monday night, August 16. Anandha Kannan was 48-years-old. Anandha Kannan, a native of Singapore, was popular among children in the 90s for his shows on Sun Music, a channel on Sun Network. Kannan, who was away from television and broadcasting for more than seven years, was reported to have been booked for a show in a popular Tamil channel recently. However, a few months ago, he tested positive for bile-duct cancer and had been undergoing treatment for the same since then.