Young Married wife and mother, Sasha Pieterse, is a successful American actress, model, singer, and songwriter.
Pieterse is best known for her role in the series Pretty Liars as Alison DiLaurentis, for which she was nominated as Breakthrough Performer of the Year in 2011 and won the Teen Choice Awards in 2014.
Well, Sasha began to shine like a star with her successful roles in the movie Family Affair, Pretty Little Liars, and Inherent Vice.
Pieterse is also recognized as a reputed model and singer who compose her own song.
Well, without a further a due, let us discuss the detailed biography of this multi-talented celebrity.
Sasha Pieterse: Quick Facts
Learn more about the actress, singer Sasha Pieterse from the quick facts below.
|Full Name:||Sasha Pieterse-Sheaffer|
|Birth Date:||February 17, 1996|
|Age:||25 Years Old|
|Birth Place:||Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa|
|Father’s Name:||Sean Pieterse|
|Mother’s Name:||Zizi Pieterse|
|Height:||5 feet 6 inches (168cm)|
|Weight:||76 kg (167.5 lbs)|
|Nationality:||American, South African|
|Profession:||Model, Actor, Film actor, Songwriter, and Singer|
|Net Worth:||2 Million Dollar|
|Social Media Presence:||Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube|
|Last Update:||October, 2021|
Early Life and Education of Sasha Pieterse
Sasha was born on February 17, 1996, in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa.
Her ethnicity is South African/Dutch. This beauty is the daughter of Sean Pieterse (Father) and Zizi Pieterse (Mother).
Both of her parents are professional Acrobatic Dancers. Sasha was brought up in Las Vegas before moving to Los Angeles.
Moreover, her mom and dad are the ones who motivated her to do modeling at an early age. She has started featuring as a child model for many commercial advertisements and print media at the age of four.
In December 2014, she was highlighted on the front of BELLO magazine “Youthful Hollywood.”
Taking about education, Sasha was self-taught and completed her graduation when she was 14.
She has brothers, sisters, and cousins in her family, but she has kept her personal details private.
Age, Height, and Body Measurements
Sasha Pieterse celebrates her birthday on February 17 every year that makes her Aquarius by the zodiac sign.
Not to mention, this model is 24 years old as of 2021 since she was born in 1996.
The Blonde hair with blue eyes and raised eyebrows are the distinctive features of Sasha, which makes her fans jealous.
Furthermore, this beautiful lady has a body measurement of Bust-waist-hips as 38-32-37 inches. She stands at the height of 5 feet 6 inches or 168 cm, and after the weight gain, she has a total weight of 76kg or 167.5 lbs.
Sasha prefers the dress size of 14(US), bra size of 36B, and shoe size of 8(US).
Modeling and Acting
Beginning a career at the early age of four, this young and beautiful American model debuted by appearing in commercials and advertisements for Wenner Bread Products. As a child model, she usually appears in advertisements.
Sasha modeled for a hair salon franchise SuperCuts and Macy’s Passport fashion show, which led her to appear on a national billboard.
As she got older and got more beautiful, she then began to appear in numerous magazines, which include covers of BELLO’s Young Hollywood (2014), TeenProm (2015), Seventeen (2016), Social Life (2019).
Now coming back to her acting career, which started while Sasha was six years old. Pieterse made her acting debut in 2002 on the television series Family Affair with the role of Buffy.
In the following years, she starred in more television episodes improving her acting skills.
Later in late 2005, Sasha made her movie debut with the role of Marissa in the movie, The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl in 3-D.
In 2007, Pieterse appeared in three movies: Good Luck Chuck, The Air I Breathe, and Hallmark.
The name Sasha Pieterse began to shine all over the world after her outstanding performance in the television series Pretty Little Liars as Alison Dilaurentis, for which she received mixed reviews and positive critics.
In 2009, Sasha appeared in another American drama television series, Without a Trace, as Amanda Strazzulla.
Her most recent appearance in the movie was Inherent Vice, which was released in 2014 based on the novel by Thomas Pynchon.
Sasha with her another skill of dancing, she along with Gleb Savchenko, a professional dancer competing on the Dancing with the Stars – season 25.
A young artist with so much talent is rarely available, and Sasha Pieterse is one of the multi-talented individuals. She is equally good at singing as well as she had released several songs written by herself.
She released her debut single song, “This Country is Bad Ass,” on April 12, 2013, describing her music as “country with southern rock.” In her song, she described her love and affection towards her country, America.
More of her songs were released in 2013, such as “R.P.M,” “I Can’t Fix You,” and “No.”
Some more ventures of Sasha Pieterse
Sasha is equally good at her household work as well as cooking.
For her cooking hobby, she wrote a cookbook named Sasha in Good Taste, which was published on October 8, 2019, by Dey Street Books.
In her book, Sasha in Good Taste, she shares her cooking and baking recipes. She also has a website with the same name, Sasha in Good Taste, to share her cooking skills globally.
Awards won by Sasha Pieterse.
- Young Artist Awards for Best Performance in a TV Series(Comedy or Drama) for Young Actress Age Ten or Younger in 2003.
- Teen Choice Awards for Choice TV Female Breakout Star in 2014.
- Independent Spirit Awards for Robert Altman Award in 2015.
- Teen Choice Awards for Choice TV: Scene Stealer in 2016.
- Actor: Johnny Depp, Matthew McConaughey
- Actress: Emma Watson, Charlize Theron
- Singer: Miley Cyrus
- Color: Red
- Dream Holiday Destination: Paris
- Love to do: Acting, Dancing, Photography and Traveling
- Food: Smoothies
Personal Life of Sasha Pieterse
American model, actress, and singer Sasha Pieterse are happily married after an engagement on December 22, 2015, with her long-term boyfriend, Hudson Sheaffer.
The couple was married at Castle Leslie in Glaslough, Ireland, on May 27, 2018.
Sasha revealed sad news about herself that she was diagnosed with polycystic ovary syndrome at the beginning of Dancing with the Stars season 25.
Her major reason behind the uncontrollable weight gain was polycystic ovary syndrome.
Sasha and her husband, Hudson, worked together to help build houses in New Orleans with Habitat for Humanity.
Further, Sasha and Hudson were blessed with a son, Hendrix Wade Sheaffer, in November 2020.
How much does Sasha Pieterse earn? Net worth and Salary
This 25 years old American actress and singer is already a millionaire on her own efforts working as a multiple professional.
Working hard since the very young age of four, today she is finally able to have her dream life spending her millions.
Well, the total estimated net worth of a beautiful and young actress, Sasha Pieterse, is around $2 million as per the data of 2020.
Sasha adores living a luxurious lifestyle, which she actually is living with her husband and son, which we can figure out through her social media posts.
Social Media Presence
Sasha Pieterse is definitely admired for her talent and skills in the real world and adored in several social media platforms where she is available.
Also, with the perks of being a beautiful model and actress, she surely has a heads up to have a ton of fans from all over the world.
Sasha is very much active on her Instagram account, with massive followers of 12.2 million.
Similarly, Pieterse is also active on Twitter with 1.8 million followers, Facebook with the same 1.7 million followers, and YouTube, in which she has kept the subscriber hidden from the public viewers.
(Reminder: The given data above are as of August 2021).
Sasha Pieterse Facts
- Sasha moved to the United States when she was three years old.
- Sasha has also learned horse riding after her 9th birthday.
- Jennifer Aniston is her beauty icon.
- Sasha is a fan of the Green Bay Packers, an American football team.
- She loves dogs and has 2 Great Danes dogs named Lady and Levi.
- Precious is her third dog name. She also has a fish named Crystal and a cat named Pasha.
- In 2010 she found her jewelry line named Rigid Creations.
- Disney featured her in Geek Charming Television Film as Amy Loubalu in 2011.
- In Macy’s Passport Fashion Show, she has ramp walked.
- In 2015 she was criticized for her increased weight, and she replied via posting a picture on Instagram and citing “Hormonal Imbalance” as the main reason.
- Sasha and her spouse Hudson Sheaffer have gone to the Elephant rehabilitation center for their honeymoon.
- Sasha loves to make DIY(cool artistic stuff) in her home and makes flowers crown.
- She will have studied Marine Biology if she has not pursued her acting career.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
How old was Sasha during season 1 of Pretty Little Liars?
Sasha Pieterse is not new to the camera since she started to work from an early age. She was thirteen when she started to work as fifteen-year-old Alison DiLaurentis in Pretty Little Liars.
Was Sasha Pieterse really pregnant in Pretty Little Liars?
At the end of Pretty Little Liars’ season, Sasha was diagnosed with polycystic ovary syndrome, which caused the fluctuation in her body weight. But it was during her second anniversary when Pieterse got pregnant.