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Sayyeshaa Saigal Age, Husband, Family, Biography & More

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Age: 26 Years
Husband: Arya
Hometown: Mumbai

Sayyeshaa Saigal

Bio/Wiki
Other nameSayesha Saigal [1]The Times of India
ProfessionActor
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)5’ 7” (170 cm)
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack with Light Brown Highlights
Career
DebutFilm
• Telugu: Akhil: The Power of Jua (2015) as 'Divya'
Sayyeshaa Saigal as 'Divya' in a still from the film 'Akhil: The Power of Jua' (2015)
• Hindi: Shivaay (2016) as 'Anushka'
Sayyeshaa Saigal as 'Anushka' in the film 'Shivaay' (2016)
• Kannada: Yuvarathnaa (2021) as 'Vandhana'
Sayyeshaa Saigal as 'Vandhana' in the film ' Yuvarathnaa' (2021)
Awards2019: Classic Icon Award at the 12th Edison Awards
17 February 2019: Sayyeshaa Saigal, along with her mother, after winning an award at the 12th Edison Awards, held in Chennai
Personal Life
Date of Birth12 August 1997 (Tuesday)
Age (as of 2023) 26 Years
BirthplaceMumbai
Zodiac signLeo
NationalityIndian
HometownMumbai
School(s)• Combe Bank School (now Radnor House Sevenoaks School), Sundridge, England
• Ecole Mondiale World School, Mumbai
Educational QualificationGraduate [2]Sayyeshaa - YouTube
Sayyeshaa Saigal, along with her mother, on her convocation day
ReligionHinduism
Food Habit Non-vegetarian [3]Sayyeshaa - Instagram
HobbiesDancing, Travelling
Relationships & More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsArya aka Jamshad Cethirakath (actor)
Arya
Marriage Date10 March 2019
Sayyeshaa Saigal and Arya on their wedding day
Marriage PlaceTaj Falaknuma Palace, Hyderabad
Family
Husband/SpouseArya (actor)
Sayyeshaa Saigal and Arya
ChildrenSon- None
Daughter- Ariana (born on 23 July 2021)
Sayyeshaa Saigal with her daughter
ParentsFather- Sumeet Saigal (former actor, producer)
Sayyeshaa Saigal with her father
Mother- Shaheen Banu (actor)
Sayyeshaa Saigal with her mother
Stepmother- Farah Naaz Hashmi (former actor)
Sumeet Saigal with Farah Naaz
Note: Sumeet and Shaheen got divorced in 2003.
SiblingsShe is the only child of her parents.
GrandparentsMaternal Grandfather- Sultan Ahmed (Saira Banu's brother)

Maternal Grandmother- Rahat Banu

Paternal Grandfather- Krishan Saigal (cinematographer)

Great-Grandmother- Naseem Banu (actor) (passed away 18 June 2002)
Naseem Banu
Other RelativesGranduncle(s)-
Dilip Kumar (actor) (passed away on 7 July 2021)
Sayyeshaa Saigal with Dilip Kumar and other family members
• Ramesh Saigal (director) (passed away on 20 January 1980)

• Naresh Saigal (director)
Sayyeshaa Saigal with her granduncle
Grandaunt- Saira Banu (actor)
Saira Banu and Dilip Kumar
Uncle- Mukesh Saigal (director)

Aunt(s)-
• Jyoti Saigal
• Preeti Saigal

In-law(s)-
• Father-in-law- Umar Cethirakath (restaurateur, former footballer)
• Mother-in-law- Jameela Cethirakath
• Brothers-in-law- Sathya Cethirakath and Razi Cethirakath
Sayyeshaa's husband Arya (second from the right) and her in-laws
Favourites
Actor(s)Hrithik Roshan, Ranveer Singh
ActressMeryl Streep
ChoreographerGanesh Acharya
ColourRed
Travel Destination(s)London, Italy
Social Media
InstagramSayyeshaa
YouTubeSayyeshaa

Sayyeshaa Saigal

Some Lesser Known Facts About Sayyeshaa Saigal

  • Sayyeshaa Saigal pursued her primary education in England after which she moved to Mumbai, where she grew up.

    Sayyeshaa Saigal's childhood picture

    Sayyeshaa Saigal’s childhood picture

  • She joined the Ecole Mondiale World School in Mumbai in the fifth grade.
  • She studied Science under the International Baccalaureate (IB) board at the Ecole Mondiale World School and scored 97% in her board exams.
  • Sayyeshaa started swimming at the age of 2 and competed in many state-level competitions while in school.
  • She is trained in various dance forms including Latin-American, Odissi, Kathak, belly dancing, and hip-hop.

 

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  • She loves singing, and she started learning it when she was 5 years old.

    Sayyeshaa Saigal while singing and playing harmonium

    Sayyeshaa Saigal while singing and playing harmonium

  • She has gained recognition through her performances in films like ‘Shivaay’ (Hindi) (2016) and ‘Kadaikutty Singam’ (Tamil) (2018).

    Sayyeshaa Saigal as Kannukkiniyal Iniya in a still from the film 'Kadaikutty Singam' (2018)

    Sayyeshaa Saigal as Kannukkiniyal Iniya in a still from the film ‘Kadaikutty Singam’ (2018)

  • In 2018, she appeared in the Tamil-language film ‘Ghajinikanth’ along with Arya after which they started dating.

    Sayyeshaa Saigal (as Vandhana Sathyamoorthy), along with Arya (as Rajinikanth Ramanathan), in the film 'Ghajinikanth' (2018)

    Sayyeshaa Saigal (as Vandhana Sathyamoorthy), along with Arya (as Rajinikanth Ramanathan), in the film ‘Ghajinikanth’ (2018)

  • She received the UAE Golden Visa from the Dubai Government on 29 December 2022.

    Sayyeshaa Saigal while receiving the UAE Golden Visa

    Sayyeshaa Saigal while receiving the UAE Golden Visa

  • Sayyeshaa enjoys cooking and baking. She often shares pictures of her cakes and dishes on social media; she has an Instagram account named ‘Cheesecakes By Sayyeshaa’ where she posts pictures of her baked treats only. [4]Cheesecakes By Sayyeshaa – Instagram
    Sayyeshaa Saigal while baking

    Sayyeshaa Saigal while baking

    Sayyeshaa Saigal's Instagram post about baking a cake for a friend's birthday

    Sayyeshaa Saigal’s Instagram post about baking a cake for a friend’s birthday

  • She loves adventures and often shares her outdoor experiences on social media.

    A picture of Sayyeshaa Saigal and Arya before they experienced scuba diving in the Maldives

    A picture of Sayyeshaa Saigal and Arya before they experienced scuba diving in the Maldives

  • She has a sweet tooth and loves desserts, which she enjoys having at least once a day with her meals.

    Sayyeshaa Saigal while having a slice of cake

    Sayyeshaa Saigal while having a slice of cake

  • Sayyeshaa is an avid traveller. She frequently posts pictures from her various trips on social media.

    A picture of Sayyeshaa Saigal from her trip to Formentera, a Spanish island located in the Mediterranean Sea

    A picture of Sayyeshaa Saigal from her trip to Formentera, a Spanish island located in the Mediterranean Sea

  • She is a fitness enthusiast who often goes to the gym and practises yoga and boxing.

 

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