Gopinath Chandran is a well-known Indian television anchor, journalist, reporter, news presenter/moderator, entrepreneur, and writer. He gained popularity for his role as the anchor of the STAR Vijay debate show, Neeya Naana, and is widely recognized as “Neeya Naana Gopinath”. 

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Gopinath Chandran Biography

Gopinath Chandran
Gopinath Chandran

Gopinath Chandran was born on 4th July 1975, his age is 48 years Old. He is one of the most famous TV presenters and hosts the popular reality show called “Neeya Naana”. He was born in Aranthangi, Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu, India. He currently lives in Chennai.

Full NameGopinath Chandran
Name in Tamilகோபிநாத் சந்திரன்
Nick NameGobi Anna, Gobi, Neeya Naana Gopinath, Coat Gobi
ProfessionTelevision Anchor, Reporter, Radio, Jockey, Journalist, News Presenter, Entrepreneur, Keynote Speaker
Age48 years
Date of Birth4th July 1975
Mother TongueTamil
Zodiac/Sun SignAquarius 
Home Town/Birth Place Aranthangi, Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu, India
Current AddressChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
HobbiesBooks writing, Traveling
Email ID[email protected]
Personal Information of Gopinath Chandran

Gopinath Chandran Education, Qualification

Gopinath completed his school from PKD Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Pollachi. After completing his schooling he went on to achieve a degree in Bachelor of Business Administration from National college in Trichy.

SchoolPKD Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Pollachi
College National College, Trichy
Degree/Graduation Bachelor of Business Administration
Education Details

Gopinath Chandran Wife, Family

Gopinath and Durga Gopinath

Gopinath Chandran’s wife’s name is Durga Gopinath and the couple has a daughter named Venba.

Gopinath Chandran Family

Gopinath Chandran’s father’s name is Chandran and his mother’s name is Kumudham Chandran. Gopinath Chandran’s brother’s name is Prabhu Chandran.

Parent’s NameFather: Chandran
Mother: Kumudham Chandran
SiblingsBrother: Prabhu Chandran
Relationship StatusMarried
WifeDurga Gopinath
ChildrenDaughter: Venba Gopinath
Gopinath with his daughter
Family Details of Gopinath

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Physical Stats

Height in centimeters170 cm
Height in meters1.70 m
Height in Feet Inches5 ‘6″ 
Weight89 Kgs
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
Physical Stats

Gopinath Chandran Career

Gopinath Chandran is a well-known personality who started his career in 1997 with United Television and later joined Raj Television Network. He has worked with various TV channels such as Jaya TV, NDTV, CNBC TV-18, and Vijay TV. He is popularly known for his role as an anchor in the TV series Neeya Naana which started in 2006.

In addition to his work on television, Gopinath has also served as a radio jockey for Radio City and hosted their breakfast shows. He is a prolific author, having written five books on various topics. His debut book, “Theruvellam Devathaigal,” is a collection of poems that was published in 2007. His second book, “Please indha Puthagathai vaangatheenga,” remains a popular read, with over 4 lakh copies sold. Gopinath’s other literary works include “Neeyum Naanum,” “Ner Ner Thema,” and “Nimirnthu Nil.”

Gopinath has also written articles with the title Neeyum Naanum in Aananda Vikatan which are known for their motivational content. Among all his works, Gopinath Chandran holds a special place in his heart for “PASSWORD”.

Gopinath Chandran, apart from being a successful TV anchor, is also a talented actor. He made his debut in Tamil cinema with the film “Vaamanan” in which he acted alongside Priya Anand. The film was directed by I. Ahmed and produced by Dream Valley Corporation. Gopinath has shared screen space with popular actresses like Ragini Dwivedi, Amala Paul, Jangiri Madhumitha, Parvathy Nair, Nayanthara, and Meenakshi.

He has appeared in some well-known films like Thirunaal and Nimirndhu Nil, and his performances were highly appreciated, especially in the movie “Dhoni”, which was one of the best films of the year 2012. In the movie “Dhoni,” he acted alongside Pragathi Mahavadi, Radhika Apte, and Thalaivasal Vijay, who are some of the top names in the industry.

Gopinath Chandran Movie List

Here is the list of Movies name in which Gopinath Chandran has worked:

Movie NameRoleYear
Nimirndhu NilHimself2014
ThirunaalASP Pugazhenthi2016
Gopinath Chandran Movie List

Neeya Naana Gopinath Books List

Book Name/TitleYear
Manda Pattharam2018
Ellorukkum Vanakkam2016
Nimirnthu Nil2015
Ner Ner Thema2012
Neeyum Naanum2010
Theruvellam Thevathaigal2008
Please intha putthakatha vaangatheenga2008
Neeya Naana Gopinath Books List

Gopinath Chandran TV Shows

TV Show NameTV channel
Neeya NaanaStar Vijay TV
Sigaram Thotta Manithargal
Nadanthadhu Enna?
Back to School
Mr. and Mrs. Chinnathirai (1-4)
Makkal Yaar Pakkam
Vijay Awards
Gopinath Chandran TV Shows

Gopinath Chandran Net Worth and Salary

Gopinath Chandran’s Net Worth is around $5 Million.

Net Worth in Dollar$5 Million
Net Worth In Indian RupeesINR 41 Crore
Salary1 Lakhs Per project
Gopinath Chandran Net Worth/Salary

Gopinath Chandran Social Media Profiles

InstagramInstagram Profile@gobinathsocial
FacebookFacebook Profile@gobinath04
TwitterTwitter Profile@gobinath_c
Gopinath Chandran Social Media Profiles

Awards and Recognitions

2010The International Tamil UniversityDoctorate in Media Excellence
2012National University of SingaporeInternational Youth Icon
2012Asia Book of RecordsBest Human Value Communicator
2011BIG FMBest entertainer for the year
2011Vijay AwardBest Anchor
2011International Humor ClubMedia Service
2009Ananda VikatanOne of the Best 10 personalities of India
2007Young achievers of IndiaRadio and TV news media
2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012Ananda VikatanPresenter for the year
2007Bharath AwardsBest Anchor
2008Outstanding young Indian 
2008Honored with Santhome 
Awards and Recognitions

Facts about Gopinath Chandran

  • Since his childhood, Gopinath had a strong desire to achieve fame, which led him to choose the acting field.
  • Apart from acting, his interests include traveling and dancing.
  • Gobinath Chandran is recognized by his famous name, Neeya Naana Gopinath
  • Along with being a versatile personality in the Tamil industry, Gopinath is also a vlogger and uploads videos of his travels.


What is the age of Gopinath?

Gopinath Chandran is 48 years old, he was born on 4th July 1975.

What is Gopinath Chandran Net worth?

Gopinath Chandran’s net worth is $5 Million.

What is Gopinath Chandran’s Wife’s Name?

Gopinath’s wife‘s name is Durga Gopinath.

What is Gopinath Chandran’s Daughter’s name?

Gopinath Chandran’s daughter’s name is Venba Gopinath.

Who is Gopinath’s brother?

Gopinath’s Brother’s name is Prabhu Chandran.

Who is Gopinath father?

Gopinath’s Father’s name is Chandran.