Manimegalai is a popular television presenter and video jockey from India, who has been working in the Tamil television industry for nearly 12 years. She began hosting shows on Sun Network in 2010 and later moved to Star Vijay in 2019.

Her outspoken nature and willingness to speak out against injustices have earned her a large following. If you want to know more about Manimegalai Biography then keep reading this article as we are going to discuss Manimegalai’s age.

Manimegalai Biography

Manimegalai Biography
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Manimegalai was born on 7th May 1992, (Age: 32 years), she was born in Tiruppur district, Tamil Nadu. She has been a very prominent figure in the Tamil TV industry and with her media presence of over a decade, she has become a household name.

Full NameManimegalai
Name in Tamilமணிமேகலை
Nick NameAnchor Superstar, Mani
ProfessionEntertainer, Video Jockey, Television Presenter, YouTuber
Age32 years
Date of Birth7th May 1992
Mother TongueTamil
Zodiac/Sun SignTaurus
HomeTown/Birthplace Tiruppur, Tamil Nadu, India
Current AddressChennai, Tamil Nadu, India
HobbiesSinging, Acting, Dance
Email ID[email protected]
Personal Details of Manimegalai

ManiMegalai Education, Qualification

Manimegalai studied up to class 3 in Coimbatore and then moved with her family to Chennai, where she continued her education at Santhosh Vidyalaya Matriculation School. Later that, she pursued a dual MBA in HR & Finance from SRM University, Vadapalani Campus. During her college days, she began her career as a video jockey on Sun Music.

SchoolSt. John’s Matriculation Higher Secondary School
Santhosh Vidyalaya Matriculation School
College SRM University
Degree/Graduation Master Of Business Administration, B.Sc.(Mathematics)
Education Details of ManiMegalai

Manimegalai Husband, Family

Manimegalai is married to Hussain, they got married in 2017, and Hussain is a choreographer. 

Hussain & Manimegalai Love Story

Manimegalai got married to dance choreographer Hussain, which caused a stir among her fans. While many congratulated her, some trolled her, saying that she would convert to Islam soon. However, Manimegalai cleared the air and stated that she has no intention of converting and neither her husband nor his family is forcing her to do so. She also clarified that she will not change her name.

Manimegalai met Hussain in the year 2017 and fell in love with him. Despite her father’s initial disapproval of their relationship, they eventually got married in a registered marriage. Manimegalai’s family is supportive of her aspirations, and she plans to continue her career as an anchor. Although she has been getting acting offers in television and films, she is content with her current profession.

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Manimegalai Family

Manimegalai’s father’s name is Ramaayyappan and her mother’s name is  Jothimani, her father is a businessman. She has a younger sibling Manimegalai’s brother’s name is Gunamani, who holds a degree in Visual Communications.

Parent’s NameFather: Ramaayyappan
Mother: Jothimani
manimegalai with her Mother
SiblingsBrother: Gunamani
Manimegalai with her brother
Relationship StatusMarried
HusbandHussain (Choreographer) (m. 2017)
ChildrenYet to Update
Family Details of ManiMegalai

Physical Stats

Height in centimeters156 cm
Height in meters1.56 m
Height in Feet Inches5’2”
Weight56 Kgs
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
Physical Stats

Manimegalai Career

Manimegalai started her career as a Video Jockey at the age of 17, hosting her first show called Super Hits on Sun Music in December 2009. She hosted several live shows and reality shows on Sun Music, including Franka Sollata, Black, and Kollywood Diaries. Her interviews with celebrities helped her gain fame as a television anchor.

In 2016, Manimegalai received the Best Anchor award from the World Human Integration Council. Her fans nicknamed her Anchor Superstar. After working with Sun Network for nine years, she left in January 2019 to participate in a reality show called Mr. and Mrs. Chinnathirai on Vijay Television with her husband, Hussain. The duo was awarded the 2nd runner-up position and received praise for their final performance.

After the reality show, Manimegalai hosted special shows and other reality shows on Vijay Television. She also appeared as a contestant on the cooking reality show Cooku with Comali, where her comedy timing was appreciated by viewers.

What happened to Manimegalai

Manimegalai, who played the role of a clown in the popular TV show Cuckoo with Comali, suddenly left the show. The reason for her departure is not clear, but some speculate that it was due to a conflict with the organizers of the event.

Although rumors circulated that she left because she was pregnant, it turns out that it was just a rumor. Manimegalai announced her departure on Instagram but did not mention the names of the organizers. The director of the show, Parthiv Mani, thanked her for her contributions. Overall, it appears that a conflict with the event organizers was the primary reason for her departure.

Manimegalai & Hussain YouTube

On 4th June 2020, Manimegalai and Hussain launched their YouTube channel called “Hussain Manimegalai“. Their channel quickly gained popularity, amassing over a million subscribers and 100 million total views within a year. In fact, one of their videos was even shared on YouTube India’s social media accounts. Their success was recognized with two awards for their channel in March 2021.

Manimegalai Vijay TV Shows

TV Show NameYear
Mr and Mrs Chinnathirai 12019
Thala Deepawali2019
Vijay Natchathira Kondattam2019
Kalakka Povathu Yaaru? Champions 22019-20
Cooku With Comali (Season 1)2019-20
Cooku With Comali (Season 2)2020-21
Bharathi Kannamma2020
Karthiyudan Ulavar Thirunal2020
Super Singer 82021
Kadhale Kadhale2021
Single Ponnunga2021
Theri Baby2021
Mr and Mrs Chinnathirai 32021
Star Kids2021
Mathiyanam na Mass2021
Vijay Pallikoodam2021
Deepavali Sirappu Pattimandram2021
Pandian Stores Deepavali Kondattam2021
Vijay Parambarai2021
Namma Veettu Thiruvizha2021
Christmas Kondattam2021
Christmas Sirappu Pattimandram2021
Anbarivu New Year Special2022
Samsaaram Athu Minsaaram2022
Pongal Sirappu Pattimandram2022
Enga Veetu Boss2022
Cook with comali (Season 3)2022
TV Show List

Manimegalai Sun TV Shows

TV Show NameYear
Galatta Kudumbam2014
Pudhu Padam Epdi Iruku2014-17
Pudhu Padangal2014-17
Sun TV Show

Manimegalai Sun Music Shows

TV Show NameYear
Super Hits2010-11
Vazhthalam Vanga2011
Kollywood Diaries2012-13
Isaiyodu Vilaiyadu2012-14
Knock Knock2013
Vanakkam Sunmusic2013-14
Run Tamizha Run (RTR)2014
Call Mela Kasu2014
Time Pass2014
Hot Seat2014
Take it Easy2014
Oh My Gawd (OMG)2014-15
Love Today2014-15
Hot Seat 22015
Suyambulingam engira Kamal Haasan2015
Franka Sollata2015
Kids Corner2016
Freeyah Vidu2016-18
Hit List2018
Semma Morning2018
Kollywood Central2018
One by Two2018
Cinema Special2016-17
Music Show

Manimegalai Other TV Shows

TV Show NameTV channelYear
Idhu Enga Aattam with ComaliStar Sports Tamil2020
Idhu Enga AattamStar Sports Tamil2020
Pasikithu LahAstro Vinmeen2021
Comedy MandramAstro Vinmeen2021
Comedy MandramAstro Vinmeen2021
TV Show Name List

Manimegalai Net Worth and Salary

Manimegalai’s Net Worth is around $10 Million.

Net Worth in Dollar$10 Million
Net Worth In Indian RupeesINR 82 Crore
Salary60 Thousand Per Episode
ManiMegalai Net Worth

Manimegalai Social Media Profiles

InstagramInstagram Profile@iammanimegalai
FacebookFacebook Profile@iamManimegalai
TwitterTwitter Profile@iamManimegalai
ManiMegalai Social Media Handles

Awards Won by Manimegalai

Vivel Miss Chinnathirai AwardsMiss Beautiful Hair2010
World Human Integration Council Award of ExcellenceBest Anchor2016
Alegria AwardsBest Anchor2018
Blacksheep AwardsEntertaining Star Couple2021
Behindwoods Gold Icon AwardsBest Digital Content Creator2021
Blacksheep AwardsFavourite Star Couple Vlogger2022
Awards Won by Manimegalai

Vj Manimegalai Bike Lost

Manimegalai took to social media to inform her fans that her motorcycle (KTM RC 200)(TN10BJ4700) was stolen. The popular Cooku with Comali star shared that it was the first bike she and her husband had purchased with their hard-earned money. She posted a photo of herself and Hussain posing with the newly purchased bike.

The couple had parked their bike at a friend’s place near Ashok Nagar, and it was stolen early in the morning. Fans and other Cooku with Comali celebrities expressed their sympathy in the comment section, trying to console her during this difficult time. Manimegalai wrote, “Feeling down. After working hard and saving for a long time, we bought our first bike. It’s disheartening to lose it. I hope it will be found soon.

Manimegalai Favorites

Favorite ActorVijay
Favorite FilmVijay movies
Favorite FoodVeg Foods, South Indian
Favorite Singer(s)A.R.Rahman
Favorite Sport(s)Cricket
Favorite ColorBlack & Pink
Favorite Things of Manimegalai

Facts about Manimegalai

  • Megalai  & Hussain while participating, won third place in “Mr. and Mrs. Chinnathirai
  • As per the interned Manimegalai is be expected in “Bigg Boss Tamil Season 4“
  • Manimegalai also featured in the 2020 list of Indiaglitz Desirable Women on TV 
  • Manimegalai won CONTENT QUEEN award For Cook With Comali Season 2.


What is the age of Manimegalai?

Manimegalai is 32 years, she was born on 7th May 1992.

What is Manimegalai’s Net worth?

Manimegalai’s Net Worth is around $10 Million.

What is the salary of Manimegalai?

Manimegalai’s salary is 60 Thousand Per Episode.

What is Manimegalai’s Husband’s name?

Manimegalai’s Husband’s name is Hussain, they got married in 2017.

Where was Manimegalai born?

She was born in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu.