Nel corso della sua carriera Sawa ha vinto un Saturn Award nel 2000 per la miglior performance come giovane attore, nel film Final Destination. Devon Sawa ha partecipato anche come protagonista (nella parte di un Fan di Eminem) del video, Stan, una canzone di Eminem che è parte del suo terzo album in studio, The Marshall Mathers LP (2000). Nel 2010 viene scelto per interpretare Owen Elliot nella serie tv statunitense Nikita. ) is an American actor, voice actor, singer-songwriter and musician.As an actor, Werkheiser is known for his starring role as Ned Bigby on the Nickelodeon sitcom Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide, and for his role as the lead character Nolan Byrd in the 2007 Nickelodeon television movie Shredderman Rules.
Werkheiser was born in Atlanta, Georgia, and raised in Johns Creek, Georgia.
He also had a significant role in the movie The Prankster, in which he played the role of Brad Burris.
He is hosting Dance On's first competition series Dance-Off Juniors on free mobile-streaming service Go90 which will be judged by Alyson Stoner, Matt Steffanina, Ladia Yates, and Todrick Hall and will premiere on April 20, 2016.
In 2003, he had a main role as Max Korda in the TV movie Recipe for Disaster.
He played the role of Victor, who has an incurable crush on hot senior Anya who is way out of his league and she doesn't have clue he exists.