Anand Kumar was born in a Malayali family in Delhi. His parents did not belong to any creative field whatsoever. His father a lawyer in Delhi High Court and mother is a housewife. He did his primary education from New Green Field School Saket and Higher Secondary education from DTEA Sr Secondary School, Lodi Estate. He spent few years in Hyderabad were he pursued his Mass Communication course and there after got opportunity to work for various ad films, music videos and documentaries in Mumbai, Delhi and Chandigarh.
Anand Kumar is married Neeta Menon Anand and has two sons Krish (b.2002) and Vivaansh (b.2012)