Broker is a 2010 Telugu film written, composed and directed by R. P. Patnaik who also portrays the lead role in the film. Kannada film Agraja (2014) was loosely inspired from this film. A sequel titled Broker 2 was released in 2014.


Ganapati alias Gani (R. P. Patnaik) is a mediator who has a lot of contacts with politicians and government officers. Several people approach him and offer bribe to the officials to get their things done quickly. He is the right hand of a big politician (Kota Srinivasa Rao) in dealing with land encroachments. He also saves a corrupt officer Dharmateja (Srihari) when ACB officials rides his house and got suspended. A lot of people suffer due to this. Once he helps his old teacher (Gollapudi Maruti Rao) to get his retirement benefits by offering bribe. Being a principled man, he commits suicide when he comes to know about it. Gani also loses his son in a fly-over collapse incident. Gani helped the contractor in getting the project from officials through bribes. His wife hates him because of his lobbying job. But he still continues.