Charlbi Dean Died at Age 32; What Was Her Cause of Death?

Charlbi Dean was a South African actress and model. She recently died in New York on 29 August 2022 at the age of 32.

Charlbi commenced her modeling career at the young age of six. Eventually, she made her acting debut in 2010 with the movie titled Spud.

After that, she appeared in several other movies like Death Race 3: Inferno (2013), Spud 2: The Madness Continues (2013), Don’t Sleep (2017), and An Interview with God (2018). Sadly, Charlbi passed away ahead of the worldwide release of her recent movie Triangle of Sadness.


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Charlbi also appeared in two television shows in her career named Elementary and Black Lightning.

Learn about Charlbi Dean cause of death, Wikipedia, dating, net worth, age, movies, parents, height, and other facts.

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Charlbi Dean Cause of Death Explained

Charlbi suddenly died on 29 August 2022 from an unexpected illness. She passed away in a hospital in New York City. Reportedly, it’s not quite clear what illness the actress was fighting.

Previously in October 2008, Charlbi survived a car crash alongside fellow model Ashton Schnehage. After the accident, she was hospitalized at Milnerton Medi-Clinic. There, she received life-saving surgery. Charlbi had a broken wrist, four broken ribs, and a collapsed lung.

Rest In Peace Charlbi Dean!

Charlbi Dean Wikipedia; Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Height

The actress was born Charlbi Dean Kriek on 5 February 1990 in Cape Town, South Africa. She was 32 years of age at the time of her death on 29 August 2022. With South African nationality, Charlbi had white ethnicity.

Charlbi was born to her parents, Johan Kriek and Joanne Kriek. Besides, she shared a sibling bond with her brother, Alexi Jacobs Kriek.


Charlbi pictured with her mother Joanne (Source: Instagram)

From a young age, Charlbi traveled between Cape Town and later attended Waterfront Theatre School. Moreover, she traveled to Tokyo, New York, and London for her modeling and acting stints.

Charlbi stood tall at a height of 5 feet and 7¾ inches (1.72 meters).

Who Was Charlbi Dean Dating? Her Boyfriend Bio

Charlbi was in a relationship with a Brazilian model, Luke Volker. Luke, age 26, is a model, actor, and social media personality.

In fact, Charlbi and her boyfriend shared the engagement ring four months ago on 8 April 2022. Charlbi had shared the blissful moment on her Instagram in which she referred to the location where she said yes to her boy as the place where they had their first kiss.


Charlbi was engaged to her boyfriend Luke Volker (Source: Instagram)

Sadly, the pair couldn’t take their relationship to the wedding vows as Charlbi passed away. Luke was left devastated by the incident.

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How Much Was Charlbi Dean Net Worth?

As a model and actress, Charlbi certainly managed a resounding income. Reportedly, her professional net worth swirled around $5 million.