Born in Sri Lanka, Dilruk Jayasinha moved to Melbourne to attend university and performed at an open mic night in 2010 which sparked his passion for comedy. Jayasinha has a positive, upbeat brand of stand-up, performing domestically and internationally. Regularly appearing on Have You Been Paying Attention? And Hughesy We Have a Problem, his popularity was recognised in 2018 where he won the Graham Kennedy Award for Most Popular New Talent at the Logie Awards. In 2021, Jayasinha participated in Celebrity Masterchef, where he became well known for dishes filled with heat and flavour.