Chandrashekhar Bandiyappa is an Indian Film Director. He worked in the Kannada Film Industry. His nicknamed are Chandru, CSB, and Shekhar. He was born in Mandya, Karnataka. He is currently living in Bengaluru, Karnataka. He is married to Pooja A. V. They have a daughter whose name is Bhoomi. B. Gowda. Chandrashekhar started his career as a Director with the Kannada Film named Aane Pataaki. The film released on the 17th of May in the year 2013. The story of this film revolves around a naïve guy who dreams of being an actor. He comes to the city to fulfill his dreams. He accidentally gets invited to a big producer’s party.

He meets a star guest over there falls in love with her. L. P. Suresh Babu is the Producer of this Comedy Drama. The film has Srujan Lokesh, Sadhu Kokila, Parvathi Nirban, Jai Jagadeesh, and Vijayalakshmi Singh in the main roles. He made his mark in the Sandalwood Film Industry with this film. He later worked in the films such as a Crime-Drama Film named Rathavara (2015) and Action Drama film named Tarakasura (2018). He is currently working for a movie named Vairamudi which is currently in its post-production stage. He worked with many Kannada film stars such as Vybhav, Sai Murali, Shivarajkumar, Manvitha, Rachita Sam, and many other actors.