About Sayyeshaa

Some Facts...

Sayyeshaa's birthday is on the 12th of August.

She is 5'7" tall.

She is an only child.

Her parents are Sumeet Saigal and Shaheen.

Sayyeshaa as a child

Sayyeshaa did her Primary Education in England till Grade 5 after which she completed her Grade 12 from Ecole Mondiale World School in Mumbai. Sayyeshaa has always been a very bright girl who scored above 90% all through her academic years.

Although academically excellent Sayyeshaa was always drawn, even as a young child, to music and dance. She started formal training in dance in London in the Latin-American style of dancing when she was 10 years old.However having observed the techniques minutely she soon craved to learn the techniques in depth. She travelled to Rio de Janiero and South Africa where she trained intensively. Sayyeshaa has also learnt Odissi, Kathak, Belly Dancing and Hip Hop .She believes that learning is an ongoing process in an individual's life and one can never say that a person is fully trained or accomplished.

Sayyeshaa made her Hindi Film debut in Ajay Devgn's critically acclaimed directorial venture " SHIVAAY ".