| Lokesh naidu|
Actor, film director
| 19 May 1947 (1947-05-19) Bangalore, Kingdom of Mysore, British India|
Subbaiah Naidu (father)Venkatamma (mother)
October 14, 2004, Bengaluru
Girija Lokesh (m. 1975–2004)
Srujan Lokesh, Pooja Lokesh
Parasangada Gendethimma, Bhootayyana Maga Ayyu, Chandanada Gombe, Devara Kannu, Yarigu Helbedi
Lokesh (Kannada: ಲೋಕೇಶ್; 19 May 1947– 14 October 2004) was an Indian stage actor turned film actor, who appeared in Kannada feature films. His wife Girija Lokesh is a film actress and film director. His father was Subbaiah Naidu, who is credited to be first hero of Kannada silent movies.
Lokesh made his film debut in the 1958 film Bhakta Prahlada. He had thrice won the Karnataka State Film Award for Best Actor during his career, for Bhootayyana Maga Ayyu (1974), for Parasangada Gendethimma (1978) and for Banker Margayya (1984).