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Mayasandra, Turuvekere, Tumkur, Karnataka.
|Occupation||Actor, Television presenter, Politician|
|Notable work||Bhanda Nanna Ganda, Super Nan Maga, Bevu Bella, Neerdose|
|Political party||Bharatiya Janata Party|
Jaggesh is an Indian actor, politician and a director who has predominantly worked in Kannada film industry and is best known for the comedy roles he portrays in his movies. He has acted in movies such as Bhanda Nanna Ganda, Super Nan Maga and Tharle Nan Maga. He made his debut in the mid-1980s prior to appearing in Banda Nanna Ganda.
Jaggesh made his cinema debut as an Assistant Director to K. V. Raju in 1986. He made his film debut in N. Srinivas' film Banda Nanna Ganda after which the shelved movie Tharle Nan Maga resumed production and was released.
Jaggesh is originally from Mayasandra (Jadeya Mayasandra) of Turuvekere Taluk in Tumkur district. His political affiliation was with the Congress party. He ran in the Turuvekere constituency, and won with a healthy margin but resigned from the Legislative Assembly to join the Bharatiya Janata Party. He served as Member of Legislative Council and was held the cabinet rank as the vice-chairman of the Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (K.S.R.T.C.). Currently he is the special invitee Executive Committee Member of Karnataka Bharatiya Janata Party.
|1||2012||Kaiyalli Koti, Helbittu Hoderi||Host||Udaya TV||This is the first television show hosted by Jaggesh.|
|2||2016||Sye to Dance ||Judge||Star Suvarna||A dance reality show Judged by Jaggesh|
|3||2016||Comedy Khiladigalu ||Judge||Zee Kannada||An hilarious comedy program co-judged by Yograj Bhat and Rakshita and Jaggesh as Main Judge.|
|1983||Ibbani Karagithu||Uncredited role|
|1985||Shwetha Gulabi||Debut film|
|Krishna Nee Kunidaga|
|C. B. I. Shiva|
|Rowdy & MLA|
|1992||Hatamari Hennu Kiladi Gandu|
|Bhanda Nanna Ganda||First lead role|
|Tharle Nan Maga||Santosh|
|Super Nan Maga||Sundar|
|Alli Brahmachari Illi Ramachari|
|Beda Krishna Ranginaata||Krishna|
|Indrana Gedda Narendra||Narendra|
|1995||Bal Nan Maga|
|Pattanakke Banda Putta||Putta|
|1997||Bhanda Alla Bahaddur|
|Aliya Alla Magala Ganda|
|Anna Andre Nammanna|
|Maari Kannu Hori Myage|
|Yaare Neenu Cheluve||Guest Appearance|
|Aaha Nanna Maduveyante|
|Mundaithe Oora Habba|
|2001||Jipuna Nanna Ganda|
|Make Up||K. D. Roy
|2003||Kasu Iddone Bossu|
|Huchana Maduveli Undone Jaana||Gopalkrishna|
|Yaardo Duddu Yallammana Jathre||Gowda|
|Hasige iddashtu kalu chachu|
Won - Karnataka State Film Award for Best Supporting Actor (Rejected) 
|2008||Nee Tata Naa Birla||Jaggu|
|Kodagana Koli Nungitha||Balasubramanya|
|Chamkaysi Chindiudaysi||Guest appearance|
|Allide Nammane Illi Bande Summane||Guest appearance|
|2012||Manjunatha BA LLB||Manjunatha|
|2016||Neer Dose||Jaggesh Kumar|
|2012||Guru||Gururaj, Yathiraj, Rashmi Gautham|
|2015||Melukote Manja||Jaggesh, Aindrita||Filming|
- "Jaggesh quits Congress for BJP". The Hindu. 11 July 2008. Retrieved 8 December 2010.
- "Kannadada Kotyadhipati gets a rival show". oneindia.in. 12 March 2012. Retrieved 26 November 2016.
- "Jaggesh to judge Comedy Khiladigalu - Times of India". indiatimes.com. Retrieved 26 November 2016.
- "'I played the hero'". The Hindu. 13 October 2006. Retrieved 8 December 2010.
- "'Lift Kodla'".