What the Jatt revolves around Raj who aspires to become an actor but fails to find support in his family. Wary of his father, he keeps his family land as collateral to get a hefty amount to boost his career. To his misfortune, the amount gets stolen while he is on his way to meet a producer. Shattered, he finds solace in liquor shop, where he meets two so called detectives. The detectives talk to one of their client and ask huge amount as compensation. Raj decides to fake as a detective and get that amount.