Shailendra Babu is a Kannada film producer with a long history. HosaJeevana (1990), Shwethaagni (1991), Swathi (1994), Rangoli (1996), Kutumba (2003), and Gowramma (2005) are some of his major works. He's best known for his roles in Telugu and Kannada films. Shailendra has produced films such as Govinda Govindaa (2021), Brand Babu (2018), Bhale Jodi (2016), Seethamma Andalu Ramayya Sitralu (2016), Dilwala (2013), Aata (2011), Ganda Hendathi (2006), and Gowramma(2005). Sumanth Shailendra, Shailendra Babu's son, is an Indian film actor who works in Kannada and Telugu language films.
He made his acting debut with the 2011 film Aata and received a big break with the film Dilwala (2013), which earned him a lot of praise and acclaim.