Anu Hasan (Tamil: அனு ஹாசன்) (born Anuradha Chandrahasan on 15 July 1970) is a Tamil actress and TV anchor. She made her film debut in the critically acclaimed film Indira (1995) and has since appeared in a few Tamil films, playing minor supporting roles. She currently hosts the celebrity talk show Koffee with Anu on the Tamil channel Vijay. She is also an entrepreneur, model, musician and martial arts expert.
Anu is the daughter of the lawyer-and-producer Chandrahasan. Chandrahasan is the son of an orthodox Srinivasa Iyengar, an affluent land owner of Ramanathapuram District. He worked for the British as a lawyer practicing at Madras High Court in the early 1890s.
Anu did her schooling at St. Joseph's Anglo-Indian Girls' Higher Secondary School, Trichy, and earned a MSc degree in Physics and Management from Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani, Rajasthan.
She is a martial arts student (Kalari art; she has trained in Chiramam, Silambam, Kurunthadi and Kaipor) and also a proficient basketball player who represented the Trichy district. Her love for music showed up as a jazz singer when she performed at the U.S consulate in Kolkata. BITSians who were on campus