J. Anbazhagan is a Tamil Nadu MLA (Member of Legislative Assembly). He is a member of the party, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK). During the 2001 elections, he was elected and became the MLA to the Theagaraya Nagar constituency. He served there for five years, till 2006. After that, he assumed his office from 2011 in the Chepauk-Thiruvallikeni electorate. The constituency's location is in the Chennai district of Tamil Nadu.
J. Anbazhagan was born in Chennai, and is currently residing in the same city. He is married and has two children. Even though he has a political career, his occupation is in the field of business. He went to Ramakrishna Mission Higher Secondary School, which is in Chennai, and passed in the year 1975. In 1980, he graduated with a degree from the University of Madras, Chennai. He has a BA in Economics. Anbazhagan is active in most of the social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter.
J. Anbazhagan has also contributed to the cinema industry. He produced the movie, “Aadhi Baghavan”. It was a film that released in 2013, and features
Jayam Ravi in the lead, along with
Neetu Chandra. It used the Auro 3D sound technology, and is the second of its kind in Asia. He was the distributor for the cinema,
Yaaruda Mahesh, under the distribution banners, Anbu Pictures. It is an adult, comedy movie that has its release date in 2013. It has
Sundeep Kishan and
Dimple Chopade in the lead. The filming took place in Kerala and Chennai.
Towards the end of July 2011, J. Anbazhagan was arrested by the District Crime Branch on charges of forcibly shifting management and ownership of a paper mill in Tripura, and was kept in the Coimbatore Central prison. During that time, he was the District Secretary of the party in the South Chennai region.