Jaguar (Kannada: ಜಾಗ್ವಾರ್) is a 2016 Indian romantic action film, produced by H. D. Kumaraswamy under his banner Channambika Films and directed by Mahadev. Shot simulaneoulsy in Kannada and Telugu, it features Nikhil Gowda, who is the son of the producer H. D. Kumaraswamy, and Deepti Sati in the lead roles, while Tamannaah made a debut in Kannada-language and was seen in an Item number. The music was composed by S. Thaman, and the fight scenes were choreographed by Ram-Lakshman masters. The film was released worldwide on 6 October 2016 and was dubbed into Hindi under the same title.


The movie opens with a lawyer suggesting his friend over the phone to watch "SS News Channel" to watch a live murder being shown. He cuts the call, saying that he will call after watching the murder and switches to that channel, when the power is cut. He commands a computer repairman who had come to repair his PC to check out what happened to the power and tells him to turn it on when lightning strikes and the repairman's face is shown. The repairman (Nikhil Kumar) then reveals that he is the one who hacked the channel and put that notification there and tells the lawyer that he is the one who is going to die and eventually manages to kill him while broadcasting it through a drone camera and escapes after defeating all of the security guards. The next day, a CBI officer (Jagapathi Babu) arrives to solve the case and names the case and the killer as Jaguar.