Mumbai: Popular radio jockey and TV anchor Siddharth Kannan who has been in the ‘Limca Book of Records’ for being the youngest RJ at the age of 14 won The ‘Dada Saheb Film Foundation Awards 2018’ for ’Best Anchor’ (Across all platforms-TV, Radio, Events, and Digital)."I am honored and privileged to receive this most prestigious award.It is my endeavor to keep working hard to ensure that I keep getting love and respect from the audiences and fans by breaking traditional boundaries of Anchoring," said Kannan.
Kannan has a big fan following on his YouTube channel that features numerous interviews with Bollywood celebrities ranging from Amitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor to Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan. He is the also first India Radio Jockey (RJ) to be aired on London Radio.
Chandrasekhar Pusalkar (Son of the Late Dada Saheb Phalke) was all praises for Siddharth Kannan he said, " Siddharth shines brightly in the world of anchors! We have been following his work closely over the years, he has broken the ‘conventional methods of anchoring’ and has set trends with his unique energy, wit, spontaneity, content and connect with audiences.If my grandfather Dada Saheb Phalke was alive he would be delighted seeing Siddharth carrying his legacy forward with his phenomenal talent!"
Ashfaque Khopikar (President) and Mr.Babubhai Thiba:(Sr.Vice President) titled Kannan as the ‘Shahenshah of Anchors’ as he is touching great heights with his style of hosting. Siddharth has been known to be the host for ‘Super Fight League’, ‘Impact Wrestling’ on Sony Six and ‘Swift Devil Circuit Challenge’ on Colors Infinity.