Vasu is a 2002 Telugu romantic comedy musical film produced by K. S. Rama Rao under the Creative Commercials banner, written and directed by A. Karunakaran. It stars Venkatesh and Bhumika Chawla playing lead roles, with soundtrack scored by Harris Jayaraj. The film was Venkatesh's 50th film, has garnered the state Nandi Award for Akkineni Award for Best Home-viewing Feature Film. Later, The movie was dubbed into Tamil as Vetri and Hindi as Cheetah The Leopard.


After graduation, Vasu (Venkatesh) runs a college canteen, music school and teaches music for seven years to make his living. His father (Vijay Kumar) is an IPS officer and he wants Vasu to appear for Civil Services examinations to take up IPS career. But Vasu has different plans for his future. He dreams of becoming a musician and a singer.