Alhadji Sy is an American celebrity child who is popular as the son of French-Senegalese actor Omar Sy. Alhadji is a teenager who is currently attending school. He gained popularity after his birth.

His father, Omar Sy became popular after appearing in the 2011 comedy-drama film The Intouchables, for which he won the César Award for Best Actor.

Besides, he has also portrayed in movies like X-Men: Days of Future Past, Jurassic World, Two Is a Family, Chocolat, Inferno, Transformers: The Last Knight, and was also a part of the Netflix series Lupin in 2021.

Alhadji’s mother is an entrepreneur who is the CEO and Founder of Siyan Organics. Moreover, she also runs a charitable organization, CEKEDUBONHEUR.

Age, Family, and Ethnicity

Alhadji is the son of father, Omar Sy, and mother, Helene Sy. He was born in Montfort-l’Amaury in the mid-2000s but later moved to Los Angeles with his parents and four siblings.

Omar Sy and his wife Helene Sy

He has a brother named Tidiane and three sisters, Selly Sy, Sabah, and Amani-Nour.

His grandparents are immigrants from West Africa who came to France in the 2010s. Alhadji has Mauritanian and Senegalese ancestry from his father’s side, while his mother’s ethnicity is not known.

Alhadji Sy’s Parents

Born to Omar Sy Helene Sy, his father is an actor who became popular on French television after appearing on the show Service après-vente des émissions on Canal+.

He later gained huge success with his acting in The Intouchables, which topped the French box office in 2011.

Omar has starred in several other hit movies like Captain America: The First Avenger, Jurassic World, Chocolat, Transformers: The Last Knight, etc.

He was also a part of Netflix’s hit series Lupin in 2021.

Alhadji Sy’s parents Omar and Helene
Source: Instagram@omarsyofficial

On the other hand, his mother, Helene is an entrepreneur, associative investment expert, and social worker who has founded SIYAH ORGANICS which produces natural organic products.

Besides, she has also founded CékeDuBonheur, a foundation dedicated to providing help for hospitalized kids across the world.

Who is Omar Sy?

Alhadji’s father Omar was born on 20 January 1978, in Trappes, Yvelines, France.

His mother Diaratou is a Mauritanian who worked as a house cleaner while his father Demba is a Senegalese who worked in an auto parts factory.

He is the fourth child of his parents and has 7 siblings. He is of Fulani origin and grew up in a Muslim family.

Parents Married Life

His father Omar and mother Helene tied the wedding knot in 5 July 2007. Though the couple met after high school, there is no details about their relationship beginning.

Alhadji’s parents began dating in 1997 and were in a relationship for 10 years before getting married.


Alhadji Sy lives a private life and is out of the spotlight. He is probably attending his school.

He doesn’t have a social media. However, his sister Selly is active on Instagram with where she has around 20k followers.

Omar Sy and his daughter Selly

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