Is Sean Berdy Actually Deaf? Sean Berdy Age, Gay Rumors (The Society Deaf Character)

Sean Lance Berdy professionally known as Sean Berdy is a well known American writer, actor, director, and producer. Well known for his portrayal of Emmett Bledsoe in the TV series Switched at Birth and in the sequel of The Sandlot 2, Sean is a recipient of several prestigious awards.

He was also the nominee for the 2011 Teen Choice Awards in the category of TV Breakout Star.

The American actor made his debut with the 2005 movie The Sandlot 2 and has so far appeared in half-a-dozen TV and movies.

Having successfully earned a huge fan following with his roles, the 25-year old TV actor currently appears as the lead, Sam in the American teen drama web series The Society.

Netflix’s web series, The Society recently aired, in Ma 2019 and Sean Berdy’s fans have never been this excited after catching him on-screen. In the web series, Berdy plays Sam Eliot, a deaf character who represents the hearing impaired society in a small town in New England.

The character of Sam Eliot has become a fan favorite of the web series, along with which has brought in rumors as if the actor is deaf in real life.

Is Sean Berdy Actually Deaf? The Society Deaf Character

Yes, Sean Berdy is deaf in real life. The actor has also been candid about representing the haring-impartial society on-screen.

Berdy is deaf since birth and was raised in a deaf household.

Sean has already played a deaf character as Emmett Bledsoe in family drama series, Switched At Birth. During his five seasons long play of Bledsoe, the actor has become a prominent face of a deaf.

Continuing on deaf characters, Berdy took on the role of Sam Eliot, a deaf in The Society by Netflix. Sean’s approval for playing Sam on The Society has come as a bit of a shock for the actor has stated that he wouldn’t be taking on any roles as long as he struggles with the biploar disorder.


He issued a statement regarding his bipolar disorder via his Instagram page on June 9, 2018.

Sean Berdy Age – 25 Years Old

Sean Berdy is 25 years of age at present. He was born in the year 1993 and celebrates his birthday every year on the 3rd of June.

The actor cum producer is a well-known name on the social pages, with 231.6K followers on his Instagram account and thousands of followers on his Twitter account.

As seen on his social pages, Sean loves to share his professional life on his Instagram page, and often than not, you get to see glimpses of his personal life as well.

Known for his social media presence, Sean stands at a decent height of 5 feet and 6 inches.

He has a balanced body weight, weighing in around 65 kgs.

Blessed with white complexion, The Society star is also known for his charming looks and distinctive grey colored eyes.

He has blonde hair color. In fact, the actor owes a part of his fan following to his good looks and dashing personality.

Gay Rumors – Is Sean Berdy Bisexual?

Sean Berdy plays a gay character of Sam Eliot in Netflix’s The Society, besides which the rumors of his sexuality holds no land in real life.