Sayeed Shahidi is an American child actor. Sayeed Shahidi is prominent for his role in Tv shows The First Family,’ ‘Switched at Birth, and ‘Alex Cross.’
Table of Biography
Early life and Childhood
Sayeed Shahidi was born on February 14, 2003, and raised in Saint Paul, Minnesota, he is currently 17 years old. He holds American nationality with the birth sign Aquarius. His father’s name is Afshin Shahidi and his mother’s name is Keri Shahidi. Similarly, his father is an Iranian American while his mother is part African American and part Native Choctaw.
Likewise, he has grown up with his two siblings: Ehsan Shahidi, Yara Shahidi. Later his family moved to Glendale, California when Shahidi was two years old. His name Sayeed means Blessing according to his mother.
Career and Professional Life
Sayeed started his acting career by appearing the acting debut in the short film ‘Till Death’, where he portrayed a role of a baby with the name Johnny. He made his first television appearance n a 2008 episode of the ABC sitcom ‘Samantha Who?. Similarly, she featured as a son of Jessica St. Clair’ on another Abc Sitcom named ‘In the Motherhood, later the show canceled appearing the five episodes. However, he played the first TV film, James Widdoes’ ‘Bless This Mess’.
Likewise, in 2010, they got an opportunity to appear in their cinematic debut in the crime-dramaUnthinkable’. Sayeed also appeared in a series of mystery comedy-drama series named Desperate Housewives. There he appeared in three seasons along with seven episodes. Likewise, he featured in NBC’s science fiction thriller named ‘The Event. Where he played the son of the US President.
Additionally, he featured in a guest role in Disney XD’s sitcom Pair of Kings, ABC’s sitcom ‘Happy Endings’, and telefilm ‘Rip City’. After appearing in different roles and series, he got to portray on the big screen in the drama film ‘The Last Fall’ as a son of Faith Davis as a Von Davis. Likewise, he appeared in the ‘Blowing the Whistle’ of Fox’s medical drama series House and played as an Evan for up to eight seasons. His sister Yara was also into the screens, whereas they together shared the screen in many commercials. Rob Cohen’s crime thriller ‘Alex Cross’ (2012) was the first time they worked together in a Hollywood project as children.
More about his career
Similarly, the appeared in MyNetworkTV’s sitcom ‘The First Family in the roles of a brother and a sister. Moreover, he featured n Jennifer Kramer’s 2016 drama ‘The SandBox.And a minor role in Donald Trump’s The Art of the Deal: The Movie. Shahidi portrayed the eponymous c character (Mike Epps). as the nephew which was inspired by a 1989 comedy film of the same name, but the show failed to gather appreciation whereas it gathered negative reviews and was canceled after eight episodes.
During 2015 and 2017 he was involved as a Will Bishop ABC’s teen family drama series named Switched at Birth. Furthermore, he portrayed in the movie Libby and Malcolm where he got to work with famous artists Felicity Huffman, Courtney B. Vance, and Monique Greens.
Regarding his earning he has earned a good amount through his acting career. Besides his acting career, he is also a school influencer. his estimated net worth is $1 million whereas he earns a salary of $15K Per month through his acting career.
Talking about his love life, Sayeed is currently in a romantic relationship with a beautiful fellow actress Storm Reid who is also a child actor. they are together since February 4, 2017, and have been together ever since. However, they have gone as promo date in 2018 nad often shares photos Currently they are enjoying their healthy and romantic relationship.
Body Measurement and Social media
Sayeed has a height of 5 feet 5 inches and his weight is 50 Kg. However, his other body measurements such as chest size, waist size, and hip size are not available until now. As all of those measurements of him are still under review. Likewise, he has black hair and brown eyes.
Reflecting upon his social media presence, Sayeed is active on Instagram and Twitter. His Instagram handles @sayeedshahidi has over 161.2k followers Similarly, he joined Twitter in September 2012 and has over 2 k followers in his @sayeedshahidi account.