Sayyeshaa Saigal is an Indian Film actress hailing from a prestigious family of Bollywood. Sayyeshaa, the grand-niece of Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu, will be featured as a lead actress in Ajay Devgan’s second directorial movie ‘Shivaay’, which will be released on October, 2016.
Early life and background
This gorgeous and talented actress was born on 12th august, in 1997 to Sumeet Saigal and Shaheen Banu, both of them are renowned Bollywood faces. Currently she is in her second year of graduation, juggling her movie career perfectly with her studies Apart from acting Sayyeshaa is also an expert in both Indian classical kathak and Western dance. It is reported that her parents got separated and she lives with her mother, Shaheen Banu, in Bandra.
Sayyeshaa began her acting career with VV Vinayak’s South Indian film called ‘Akhil’, which co-starred Akhil Akkineni. Apart from “Shivaay”, she will be seen in the upcoming movie named ‘Udhanchoo’, alongside Gautam Gulati, the Big Boss winner.
In the year 2014, Ekta Kapoor finalized this young actress opposite Tiger Shroff, in Remo D’Souza’s superhero 3D film, A Flying Jaat. There is a rumor that Sayyeshaa has refused the project due to date clash with her upcoming movie “Shivaay’. The role eventually went to Jacqueline Fernandez.