Priyanka Deshpande is a popular television presenter, news anchor, and host. She mainly works in the Tamil Television Industry. She is very well known for hosting numerous television shows such as Cinema Karam Coffee, Super Singer Junior, Super Singer (Tamil reality show), The Wall (Tamil game show). She is often referred to as the Superstar of television.
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Priyanka is also one of the highest and most paid South Indian television anchors.
Video Jockey, Actress, News Reader, and Anchor
Date of Birth
April 28, 1990 (Saturday)
31 years (as of 2021)
Hubballi, Karnataka, India
St Antony School, Hubballi
University or College
Ethiraj College, Chennai
BBA (Visual Communication)
Morphology of Priyanka Deshpande
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Personal Life and Relationships of Priyanka Deshpande
Priyanka Deshpande was born on 28 April 1990 in Karnataka. Her parents moved from Maharashtra to Karnataka before she was born. Her father has died long ago. The name of her mother is Sunitha. She also has a younger brother called Rohit Deshpande. She did her secondary schooling at St Anthony school and later graduated from Ethiraj College for Women with a college degree in BBA.
Priyanka got married to her long-term boyfriend Praveen Kumar in 2016. He is an assistant director.
Late Mr. Deshpande
Rohit Deshpande (Younger Brother)
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Career Path of Priyanka Deshpande
Priyanka started her career in 2009 with the Zee Tamil hosting channel. She hosted the shows This chirpy girl, Azhagiya Penne and Isai Unplugged. She later went on the join Sun TV and hosted several shows for four years straight. Priyanka was then approached by the makers of Star Vijay in 2015 and there she hosted the show Cinema Karam Coffee, alongside co-anchor Ma Ka Pa Anand. Her comedy sense and humorous behavior in the show poured her fame and success.
Priyanka went on to host many more successful shows on Star Vijay, especially Super Singer (Tamil reality show). Priyanka also went on to make her debut as a judge in the program Kalakka Povathu Yaaru alongside other veteran comedians Vaiyapuri and Aarthi. In 2019, Priyanka started her own show on Star Vijay called Start Music which only featured her as the solo host for the show after 8 years.
Priyanka also debuted as an actress in various short films like Raani Aattam Directed by Dharmendra.J. and Unnodu vaazhnthaal varamallava, both films were paired up with film actor Vignesh Karthick. As of 2021, Priyanka is also one of the highest and most paid South Indian television anchors. In 2021, Priyanka joined the reality show Bigg Boss Tamil Season 5 as a contestant.
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USD $1.16 million
This Chirpy Girl (Host)
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3 Lakhs per Episode (Approx.)
Favorite and Beloved Things
Idli With Sambhar
South Indian Food
Yellow, Cocoa brown, Prune, and Red
Interest & Hobbies
Traveling and singing
Facts About Priyanka Deshpande
- Priyanka is one of the richest and most famous television personalities in India overall.
- Priyanka has received the Femina Super Daughter Award.
- Priyanka has a YouTube channel that is very popular among the public.