Sayyeshaa (Sayesha) Saigal Biography, Age, Family, Husband, Movies & Facts

Sayyeshaa (Sayesha) Saigal Biography- A Dance enthusiast actress who made her debut in 3 different languages in the first 3 years of her film career.

Family Background of Sayyeshaa Saigal:

Sayyeshaa was born on August 12, 1997, in London and brought up in Mumbai, India. She is the daughter of Bollywood actor Sumeet Saigal and actress Shaheen Banu.

Sayyeshaa with her father

Her father has also produced some Bollywood movies. Her parents divorced in the year 2003. Later, her father gets married to the actress Farah Naaz Hashmi, the elder sister of Tabassum Fatima Hashmi (Tabu).

Sayeshaa is the grand-niece of legendary actors Saira Banu (aka Saira Bano) and Dilip Kumar, as her mother Shaheen is the niece of Saira Bano.

Personal Life:

Sayyeshaa did her primary education in London and completed her schooling from Ecole Mondiale World School, Mumbai. She completed her graduation in 2015 in Science from IB (International Baccalaureate).

Sayyeshaa with her mother

She is very fond of dancing from a very young. Her mother encouraged her for this and used to find the best dance teachers for her daughter. She started off with American dance styles, and later traveled to Brazil & South Africa for learning different dance forms and skills in a greater depth.

Her interest in dance led her to explore some other dance forms like Belly dance, Hip-hop, Indian classical, etc.

Sayyeshaa-Arya Marriage:

In 2018, Sayyeshaa and Arya starred in a RomCom movie named Ghajinikanth as lead roles. It was a remake of Telugu’s Bhale Bhale Magadivoy

. Arya played the role of Rajnikanth in the movie while Sayesha played his girlfriend.

Sayyeshaa and Arya post-marriage pic

The real name of Arya is Jamshad Cethirakath, but he is popularly known by his stage name. He is an actor and a producer in Tamil Industry.

On valentine’s day of 2019, Arya announced his marriage date on twitter. Later, On March 10, 2019, Arya and Sayyeshaa got married at Taj Falaknuma Palace in Hyderabad.

Sayyeshaa Saigal husband Arya.

After their marriage, Sayesha and her husband Arya worked together in an action thriller movie named Kaapaan, along with the actors like Suriya and veteran Mohanlal.

Sayyeshaa Saigal Biography:

Sayyeshaa's Profile
Personal Life
Full NameSayyeshaa (Sayesha) Saigal
Popularly asSayyeshaa
Date of BirthAugust 12, 1997
Age22 years (in 2020)
Zodiac/Sun SignLeo
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
SchoolEcole Mondiale World School, Mumbai
QualificationGraduated in Science from IB.
Physical Stats
Height5ft. 7"
(170 cm)
Weight50 Kg
(110 lbs)
Hair ColorBrown
Eye ColorLight Brown
Family & Relationships

Sumeet Saigal

Actor & Producer

Shaheen Banu

Former Actress
SiblingsNot Known
Marital StatusMarried
HusbandArya (Jamshad Cethirakath)
Movie Debut (Telugu)Akhil (in 2015)
Movie Debut (Hindi)Shivaay (in 2016)
Movie Debut (Tamil)Vanamagan (in 2017)

Movies Career of Sayyeshaa:

In 2014, Sayyeshaa was signed for Shivaay but prior to that, in 2015, she made her debut in Telugu film industry with the movie titled Akhil. She played the role of Divya in the movie opposite to Akhil Akkineni.

Sayyeshaa with Ajay Devgn

A year later, Saigal made her Bollywood debut from Shivaay starring Ajay Devgn, Vir Das, and Saurabh Shukla. She played the role of Anushka, an IFS officer at the Indian embassy in Bulgaria.

Sayyesha & Arya

Another year and another debut of Sayesha Saigal in the film industry. In 2017, she starred in Tamil movie Vanamagan. She then appeared in Tamil movies like Kadaikutty Singam, Junga, Ghajinikanth, Kaapaan, and also in a promotional song of the crime-thriller movie Watchman.

Movies List:

Movies List
20181. Kadaikutty Singam
2. Junga
3. Ghajinikanth
20191. Watchman
2. Kaappaan

She’s going to appear with her husband in the upcoming movie named Teddy and will debut in the Kannada film industry through a movie named Yuvarathnaa.

Facts about Sayyeshaa Saigal:

  • She has a celebrity crush on Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor.
  • Sayyesha started dancing from the age of 10.sayyeshaa-age-biography-facts-age-height
  • She is very passionate about singing, as she has been learning singing since the age of five.
  • She likes to watch the movies of Hollywood actress Meryl Streep.
  • Favorites:
    • actress: Meryl Streep
    • Sportsperson: MS Dhoni
    • Musician: AR Rehman
    • Food: Fish curry rice
    • Color: Red
    • Subject: Science
  • Her favorite destination places are London and Italy.
  • She loves baking.


  • Sayyeshaa doesn’t have any PR and Stylist other than her mother, Shaheen Banu.
  • She changed the spells of her name from Sayesha to Sayyeshaa because of her faith in numerology.

Frequently asked questions on Google:

Q1: What is the age of Sayyeshaa Saigal?

Ans: 23 years (in 2021).

Q2: Who is the husband of Sayyeshaa Saigal?

Ans: Arya (Tamil actor & Producer)

Q3: What is the real name of Arya?

Ans: Jamshad Cethirakath.

Q4: What is the real name of Sayyeshaa?

Ans: Sayesha Saigal.

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