Sayesha Saigal (born 12 August 1997) is an Indian actress.  She is a grand niece of actors Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu.  She is daughter of Sumeet Saigal and Shaheen Banu.


Sayesha is the daughter of yesteryear’s actress Shaheen Ahmed and actor Sumeet Saigal. Shaheen is the neice of the timeless beauty, Saira Banu and Sumit is now divorced from Shaheen and has remarried Farha, Tabu’s sister. Sumeet (Imaandar fame) and Shaheen (Maha-Sangram fame), both actors have been separated since 14 years. Sayesha has been living with her mother in their Bandra house


She is making an acting debut with Akkineni Akhil in a Tollywood Movie named ‘Akhil:The power of Jua’ under the direction of V. V. Vinayak and producer Nithin.  It’s audio was launched at Gachibowli Indoor Stadium in Hyderabad by actor Mahesh Babu.  and is expected to hit the theaters on 22nd October 2015.

She will soon be seen opposite Bigg Boss 8 winner Gautam Gulati in R Vision India Pvt Ltd’s film Udanchoo to be directed by Vipin Parasher. The film also stars Prem Chopra and Ashutosh Rana. This film is debut movie for both Sayesha and Gautam.She will also be seen opposite Ajay Devgan in upcoming Bollywood film “Shivaay“. The movie will be directed by superstar Ajay Devgan and produced by Eros International.

Films title is derived from the third word of ‘Om Namah Shivay’. It will be a big-ticket action flick. Sayesha will be seen as lead actress opposite Ajay Devgn. However the official announcement of the star-cast is yet to be announced.

According to the sources, Sayesha loved the role and Ajay is keen on launching her. She will simply go with the name Sayesha and won’t retain her last name.