Family tree of Rakshita
Gowrishankar was born on 26 February 1950 to B. Channabasappa and Shashimukhi in Bangalore.
Gowrisundar was married to Mamatha Rao, a Kannada actress who acted in movies like Hosa Belaku, Praaya Praaya Praaya and Antharala. His daughter Rakshita was a popular actress during the 2000s.
Rakshita is married to Kiran Kumar (born 22 October 1976), known by his screen name Prem.