Vaiyapuri, born Ramakrishnan, is a Tamil film actor who mostly plays a comedian. He has appeared in many Tamil films and is also a guest judge on Asathapovathu Yaaru on Sun TV in Chennai. Vaiyapuri was born in Theni. He started his career in Balu Mahendra Film "Raman Abdulla" with the servant role and has scored most in the first film. Though he has acted many films and he has been mostly remembered for films with Kamal Hasan.