Born in New Zealand and raised in Sri Lanka and Australia, Ehelepola co-starred in the Australian series The Surgeon opposite Sam Worthington, and The Straits opposite Brian Cox. He also starred in the miniseries How to Talk Australians, directed by Tony Rogers (Wilfred).
Ehelepola has also appeared in numerous films. In the U.S., he currently recurs in the role of Anil on Paul Giamatti’s Lodge 49 for AMC, has recurred on Sony Crackle’s Sequestered, and guest-starred in Lady Dynamite on Fox.
Ehelepola continues to be represented by Affirmative Entertainment, Mollison Keightley Management, and Goodman, Schenkman & Brecheen, LLP.