Sean Faris decided to become an actor at the age of 17. He began his acting and modeling career in Cleveland at Barbizon, and later moved to the International Model and Talent Association with Stone Model & Talent.
Three weeks after high school graduation, Faris and his best friend moved to California. Sean was cast in the role of Danny’s gunner in Michael Bay’s blockbuster war film Pearl Harbor along side well-known stars Ben Affleck and Josh Hartnett. It was this role that started his Hollywood career.

Faris starred in many different projects, including two television shows, Life As We Know It, and Reunion, both canceled before the end of their first season. He also played William Beardsley in Yours, Mine and Ours and he has been a guest star on other television shows.

Sean has also starred in Sleepover with Alexa Vega in 2004.

In 2007, Sean went back to work on three back-to-back films, Forever Strong, Never Back Down, and Brooklyn to Manhattan. Never Back Down is set for a March 14th, 2008 release date, with the other two films also opening in 2008. Currently, Sean is filming in and producing The Glass Eye with his manager Dino May