Buffoon is an 2022 Indian Tamil-language action crime film written and directed by Ashok Veerappan, in his directorial debut. The film stars Vaibhav, Anagha, Adukalam Naren. The film has songs and score composed by Santhosh Narayanan. The cinematography and editing were handled by Dinesh Purushothaman and Vetre Krishnan, respectively. It was produced by Karthik Subbaraj, Kaarthekeyen Santhanam, Sudhan Sundaram and Jayaram under, Stone Bench Films and Passion Studios. The film was released theatrically on 23 September 2022.
Two street theater performers (koothu artists) become pawns in a political power game and are falsely implicated in a drug smuggling case.
Directed by Ashok Veerappan
Written by Ashok Veerappan
Produced by Karthik Subbaraj, Kaarthekeyen Santhanam, Sudhan Sundaram & Jayaram
Starring Vaibhav, Anagha, Anthakudi Ilayaraja, Aadukalam Naren
Cinematography Dinesh Purushothaman
Edited by Vetre Krishnan
Music by Santhosh Narayanan
Production Stone Bench Films & Passion Studios
Distributed by Sakthi Film Factory
Release date 23 September 2022