Girija Lokesh is an Indian actress and occasional film producer who works in Kannada cinema, and a theatre actor.[1] She is the widow of actor Lokesh, and is the mother of former actress Pooja Lokesh, and actor and television presenter Srujan Lokesh.[2] In recognition of her contribution towards Kannada cinema, she was honoured with Rajyotsava Award by the Government of Karnataka in 2013.[3] Honoured with She's Divine Award by I and You Being Together Foundation 2015

Girija Lokesh
OccupationActress, film producer
Years active1973–present
Spouse(s)Lokesh (1975–2004)
ChildrenPooja Lokesh
Srujan Lokesh

Partial filmographyEdit

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As producerEdit

Television appearancesEdit

Title Year Channel Role Ref
Chota Champion 2014 Zee Kannada Participant [4]
Majaa Talkies 2015 Colors Kannada As guest [5]
Ivalu Sujatha 2019-present Colors Kannada Vanamala [6]


  1. ^ "Back on stage". The Hindu. 8 April 2007. Retrieved 20 July 2015.
  2. ^ Desai, Dhwani (15 May 2015). "What do Rajinikanth and Rajkumar have in common?". The Times of India. Retrieved 20 July 2015.
  3. ^ "Ko Channabasappa among 58 Rajyotsava awardees". Deccan Herald. 30 October 2013. Retrieved 20 July 2015.
  4. ^ Joy, Prathibha (18 May 2014). "Girja Lokesh, Dilip Raj and Roopashri on Chota Champion". The Times of India. Retrieved 20 July 2015.
  5. ^ "Srujan to celebrate his birthday on Majaa Talkies". The Times of India. 24 June 2015. Retrieved 20 July 2015.
  6. ^ "Ivalu Sujatha to premiere today; Actress Meghashri to play the lead role". The Times of India. 26 August 2019. Retrieved 11 October 2019.

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