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Sean Berdy Biography

Birth Place:
Boca Raton, Florida, United States

Fast Facts

  • Was born deaf into a deaf family (his parents and brother are also deaf)
  • Made his Hollywood debut in the film The Sandlot 2 (2005)
  • Developed an interest in performing magic as a child; his skills earned him and his brother the first-place trophy in the Best Young Magicians category at the World Deaf Magicians Festival in 2006
  • Has toured the country with music groups and did a rendition of Michael Jackson's "The Way You Make Me Feel," performed in American Sign Language
  • In 2010, he was named Mr
  • Deaf Teen America, a role that had him making public appearances across the country for a year
  • Describes himself as being the opposite of Emmett, his Switched at Birth character: He's goofy and outgoing, while Emmett is icy and introverted
  • In 2012, he participated in Disneyland's inaugural SIGNin' in the Street event, which celebrated creativity in the deaf community


  • Tyler Berdy -- Brother
  • Mary Harman -- Significant Other