Gunasekhar is well known writer and director in Tollywood. He was born on June 2nd in Narsipatnam, Visakhaptatnam, Andhra Pradesh.
Gunasekhar is well known for his creativity and lavishness on silver sreen. He is popular for his variety screenplay. Some of his blockbuster Telugu films include Ramayanam (1997 film), Sogasu Chooda Tharamaa, Choodalani Vundi and Okkadu.
Currently he is busy with his high budget venture Rudramadevi starrring Anushka and Rana.
National Film Awards
National Film Award for Best Children's Film - Ramayanam (1997 film) - 1998
Nandi Award for Best Director - Okkadu - 2003
Nandi Award for Best Feature Film -Okkadu - 2003
Nandi Award for Best Feature Film -Manoharam - 2001
Nandi Award for Best Feature Film - Sogasu Chooda Tharamaa 1995
Filmfare Awards South
Filmfare Best Director Award (Telugu) for Okkadu