Anu Prakash Biography
Anu Prakash is an Emmy award-winning journalist who is an anchor and reporter at WXYZ Channel 7.Since joining WXYZ, Anu Prakash has been reporting on the tough and touching stories of Metro Detroit. Anu feels it is a big responsibility and honor to share people’s stories with viewers. She is inspired by the courage and strength she has seen in the people she’s interviewed over the years.
As a first-generation Indian American, Anu has always looked up to her parents who taught her the value of hard work and a kind heart. They have always been her biggest cheerleaders.
Even as a kid, Anu watched World News and developed an interest in what was going on in the world. While studying Business at Ohio State University, Anu explored her interest in broadcasting and reporting. While in school, she first worked as an intern at the ABC affiliate and got her big on-air break right out of college at that station. She’s been in the industry ever since.
When Anu is not working, you will find her spending time with friends and family. She loves photography and enjoys cooking .. especially trying to recreate her mom’s delicious recipes! She loves to travel and watch basketball and college football, but we won’t say who she roots fo
Anu Prakash Age
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Anu Prakash Family
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Anu Prakash Husband|Married
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Anu Prakash Nationality
Born and raised in Northeast Ohio, Anu now resides in Oakland County her nationality is American.
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Anu Prakash Leaving WXYZ
Not often does a 5 p.m. newscast in Detroit end with a group hug. Then again, it’s not every day that a beloved local broadcast journalist says goodbye after nearly 20 years on the air.WXYZ (Channel 7) anchor Anu Prakash spoke directly to viewers Friday night, her last day with the station. The Emmy winner announced on social media earlier this month that she wouldn’t be renewing her contract.
“Tonight, it’s bittersweet to say goodbye to Anu. She’s moving on to new adventures. We are going to miss you sister,” said Channel 7 anchor Glenda Lewis in a warm farewell. Prakash, who started working for the Southfield-based ABC affiliate in 2002, directed most of her remarks at viewers.
“I really want to take a moment to say thank you to you at home, the viewers. Thank you so much for welcoming me into your homes all these years, for connecting me to your stories, for joining me on the weekends and supporting me for almost two decades here,” she said.
Anu Prakash New Job
Prakash wrote in her post about being told early on in her career that she should pursue something else because, as she put it, “There are really no Indian American journalists on TV, Anu. You should really do something else.”
According to Prakash, such discouraging words only made her more determined. “With every doubt thrown my way, my drive kicked into an even higher gear. NOBODY was going to tell me it would be impossible to accomplish. So I just had to work my tail off and make it happen. And I did.”
Prakash praised her colleagues at the station and told metro Detroit viewers that “I cannot thank you enough for how you’ve welcomed me into your homes for almost 18 years.”
Anu Prakash Salary And Networth
Her exact salary and earnings as an anchor are still under investigation we will update when information is available.
Anu Prakash Pregnant
There are no reports of the news Anchor being pregnant or having kids.
Anu Prakash Instagram
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Not only did @chefjamesrigato come in today to cook just because it’s my last Sunday on the anchor desk, but he also brought flowers from the @mabelgraykitchen staff. You’re an incredibly talented chef and such a kind hearted soul. Thanks for all the delicious food over the years and for your friendship. Doing live tv with you has always been a blast ❤️ Oh, and that clam chowder you made today was the best I’ve ever had. No surprise there either.