October 1, 1974
47 years old
5 ft 7 in | 170 cm tall
33-25-34 in | 84-63.5-86 cm
54 kg | 119 pounds
9 US | 39.5 EU
Sherri Michelle Saum was born in Dayton, Ohio, United States, on October 1, 1974, is an American actress.
Young Sherri Saum first started her career as a model, signed to modeling agency Images Management in New York.
She made her big screen debut in coming-of-age drama film Anne B. Real (2003) in role as Janet Gimenez.
She got her television debut in NBC soap opera Sunset Beach (1997-1999) in role as Vanessa Hart.
Her breakthrough performance came as Lena Adams Foster in family drama television series The Fosters (2013-2018).
Finding Home (2003) romantic drama opposite Geneviève Bujold, Lisa Brenner and Louise Fletcher
Love and Suicide (2005) romance with Luis Moro and Kamar de los Reyes
Relative Stranger (2009) drama opposite Eriq La Salle and Cicely Tyson
Ten Stories Tall (2010) drama with Jean Brassard and Jim Gaffigan
Deadly Scholars (2018) drama thriller, opposite Sheryl Lee and Paris Berelc
She was nominated for the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Younger Actress in a Drama Series for her role as Vanessa Hart in NBC soap opera Sunset Beach (1997-1999).
She was nominated for the Daytime Emmy Award for America's Favorite Couple (shared with Kamar de los Reyes) for her role as Keri Reynolds in ABC soap opera One Life to Live (2001-2003).
She played Lena Adams Foster in family drama television series The Fosters (2013-2018) in 104 episodes, also make an appearance in spin-off Good Trouble (2019-2021).
Beggars and Choosers (1999-2001) Showtime comedy drama series in role as Casey Lennox
She had recurring role as Natalie in FX comedy drama television series Rescue Me (2006-2007).
In Treatment (2009) HBO drama series in role as Bess
Gossip Girl (2009-2010) The CW teen drama series in role as Holland Kemble
She had recurring role as Mimi DeLuca in The CW science fiction drama television series Roswell, New Mexico (2019).
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2019) science fiction series in role as Altarah
Limetown (2019) Facebook Watch drama series in role as Gina Purri
She had recurring role as Ellie Whedon in Netflix supernatural horror drama series Locke & Key (2020).
Power Book II: Ghost (2020) drama series in role as Paula Matarazzo
Grey's Anatomy (2020-2021) ABC medical drama series in role as Allison Robin Brown
Attended Kettering Fairmont High School.
Studied at the Oakview Elementary School in Kettering, Ohio.
Studied at Ohio State University in Columbus and New York University in New York.
She also studied Spanish in Madrid, Spain.
Has a brother, Michael and a sister, Lisa.
Has African American and Caucasian German ancestry.
She was a cheerleader in high school.
Good friends with actress Teri Polo.
Lives in Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles, California and in New York City.
She dated actor Timothy Adams (1997-2003).
She married Puerto Rican actor Kamar de los Reyes in 2007, they have twin sons, John Rubén de los Reyes and Michael Luís de los Reyes.