Tidiane Sy

by doveclove Fri Mar 12 2021 Updated On Mon Jun 13 2022

Tidiane Sy is the son of the French actor and Comedian Omar Sy.


Tidiane Sy's father's name is Omar Sy. He was born on 20 January  1978 in Trappes, France. His current age is 43 years old.

His mother's name is Helene Sy, and she is also French by nationality.

Helene and Omar tied the knot in 2007. They had been dating for a really long time before getting married. Now they have been together for twenty-four years.

Tidiane is blessed with four siblings. He has two brothers and two sisters. However, only two names of siblings have been revealed.

His one brother's name is Alhadji Sy, and his one sister's name is Selly Sy. Selly is a high school graduate. She is 20 years as of 2021

His grandfather's name is Demba Sy. His grandmother's name is Diaratou Sy. 

Tidiane Sy parents Omar Sy and Helene Sy.
Tidiane Sy parents Omar Sy and Helene Sy. Source: Pinterest

Early Life of His Father

Omar Sy came from a really humble family. He has a total of seven siblings. He was born and raised in Trappes in the Yvelines department in France.

His father and mother are immigrants from West Africa. His mother is Mauritanian, and his father is Senegalese

His mother used to work as a house cleaner. Hi, father, Demba used to work in a factory. He was raised in a low-income family. 

The Career Of Parents

Tidiane is from a  very respected family. His mother is a very successful associative investment expert and is also highly involved in the social working sector. 

She provides help to hospitalized children to improve their daily life. She also takes responsibility for providing food to underprivileged kids in West Africa

She is also associated with lots of NGOs to provide food crates to helpless people. She is the CEO of Siyah organics, which makes all-natural products grown in Senegal

Tidiane's father is a famous French actor and Comedian. He started his career after his high school studies.

He started up comedy with his partner Fred Test. After this, he appeared in a comedy show called Le Cinema De Jamel.

Later, he created his television series called Le Visophon. Similarly, he started various television shows and stage shows like Omar Et Fred: le spectacle, Je Ne Pas mon age.

In 2011, he gained a massive amount of money and success from the movie The Intouchables. The film sold more than 19 million tickets. 

He has appeared in high-budget movies like X-men: Days of Future Past, Samba, Jurassic World, and Transformer: The Last Knight.

He has been nominated and awarded plenty of awards. In 2012, he won Globe de Cristal in the category of best actor. 

He also won the best actor award alongside his co-star Francois Cluzet at Tokyo International Film Festival. He has also won César Awards for being the best actor. 

In December 2012, Omar was voted one of the best personalities in France

Omar Learned A Lot As An Actor

Omar gave an interview in the film Courage in 2016 where he talked about his experience, movie and roles in Hollywood and France

As he is of French origin, he came to America to upgrade as an actor. He stepped into Hollywood, and now people love him for his works. 

He revealed that he never thought of playing a superhero character or working in that movie genre. 

He was not into those kinds of movies when working as an actor in France. But after working in movies like X-Men, he felt that he grew up as an actor. 

He revealed that he learned a lot in Hollywood through his roles, character and different director he worked with, including the guy named Eric

He revealed that he loves meeting with producers and directors as he can learn much from them. 

He also expressed that he first found it difficult to work as an African character for his movie. 

Coming from France, he was never into African accents or anything related. But he did work hard and did his best. 

He also talked about his movie Samba in the interview. He said there was nothing similar between his real life and reel life as the character was from Senegal and was of different attitude and taste. 

But he found his character similar to his real life in some contexts. He expressed that he always works and plans to improve his life every day and fights for it, which was the same as his character in the movie Samba

Moreover, he also revealed that he initially started his journey in the industry as a comedian. He hence always believes in humor, and comedy is part of his personality.

Net Worth

The education, profession, and career of Tidiane Sy's have not been revealed. They are out of the public eye. 

But the net worth of his mother, an investor, and CEO, and owner of her own company, Siyah organics, is four hundred thousand dollars

His father's net worth is structured below:

Net WorthIncome Sources
5 million dollarsActor, Comedian, producer, screenwriter

Age, Height, And Weight:

  1. Tidiane's age, height, and weight are under review.
  2. He is of French nationality.
  3. His parents help underprivileged children in West Africa.

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