Anant Nagarkatte, better known as Anant Nag, is an Indian actor whose predominant contribution has been in Kannada cinema. He has acted in over 300 titles which includes over 200 Kannada films and Marathi, Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu and Hindi films. He has featured in theatre plays, parallel cinema and television shows. He is considered to be a versatile artist in Kannada cinema. Nag made his feature film debut through Sankalpa. His foray into parallel cinema was through Shyam Benegal's Ankur.