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The world of cinema is in mourning… The news of the young actor’s sudden death, who had a rapid rise in his career, upset not only his family but also those who closely followed his professional development.
DID AT THE AGE OF 32 DUE TO A SUDDEN DISEASE
The young actress, who moved from modeling to acting and who is sure to become a “star” in a short time, died at the age of 32 after a sudden illness.
CAUSE OF DEATH NOT EXPLAINED
Cannes, which was held for the 75th time in May this year Film Winner of the grand prize Palme d’Or at the Festival Triangle of Sadness South African star of the movie (Triangle of Sadness) Charlie Deandied after a sudden illness. The news of the death of Charlbi Dean, who is only 32 years old and got engaged four months ago and opened a new page in her life, stunned those who heard it. The cause of death of Dean, who moved from modeling to acting, has not been fully disclosed. It was stated that he died only because of a sudden illness.
FOUR MONTHS AGO, THEY FIRST KISSED, ENGAGED ON THE STREET
Full name Charlbi Dean Kriek Four months ago, the young star was engaged to her longtime boyfriend Luke Chase Volker. For this happy event, the young couple chose a street in Manhattan, New York. This was because this street was the place where they kissed for the first time.
Charlbi Dean, who has homes in Cape Town, South Africa, as well as Hollywood Hills and New York, lived with her fiancee and dog.
ACTOR OF THE GOLDEN PALM AWARDED MOVIE
Charlbi Dean, who died at a young age, started her career as a model and switched to acting. The young star, who appeared in front of the camera with Woody Harrelson in the movie Triangle of Sadness directed by Ruben Östlund, appeared on the red carpet at the 75th Cannes Film Festival last May. At that festival, the film crew also experienced the happiness of the Golden Palm, the grand prize.
‘LIFE ANSWERED ALL MY QUESTIONS IN THE MOST BRUTAL WAY’
Charlbi Dean’s brother, Alexi Jacobs Kriek, announced the news of her sister’s death with an emotional Instagram post. Alexi Jacobs Kriek, who shared a black and white photo of Dean, wrote on it, “May heaven be the place you always dreamed of.” In his poem, he emphasized that “life answered all my questions in the most cruel way”.
MODELING SINCE THE AGE OF SIX
Charlbi Dean was born on February 5, 1990 in South Africa. She started modeling when she was only 6 years old, she appeared in front of the camera for various advertisements and catalogues. At the age of 12, she signed a contract with a modeling agency. She started homeschooling after the age of 14. Meanwhile, she attended a theater school.
BACK FROM DEATH IN A TRAFFIC ACCIDENT IN 2008
Charlbi Dean Kriek, who died at a young age, came back from the brink of death in 2008. In October of that year, he and his colleague Ashton Schnehage traffic had an accident. After the operation he had, he held on to life. Dean still carried the scars from that accident on his body.
ATTRACTED A LOT OF ATTENTION AS AN ACTOR
Charlie Dean; He made his acting debut with the movie Spud in 2010. He then starred in the second movie of the series, Spud: 2 The Madness Continues. He starred in Don’t Sleep in 2017 and An Interview with God in 2018. In the same year, he appeared in front of the camera in the TV series Black Lightning, where he doubled his fame in acting. Lastly, he played in the movie Triangle of Sadness directed by Ruben Östlund in 2020.
In the article written after Charlbi Dean’s death at a young age, The Guardian writer Peter Bradshaw stated that the young woman is one of the stars of the future and her loss is very great.
Triangle of Sadness, directed by Charlbi Dean and directed by Swedish Ruben Östlund, tells the story of a couple on a luxury cruise. The couple is invited to the ship by the model Carl, the captain, and Yaya, played by Charlbi Dean. This journey, which started out very pleasantly, turns into a nightmare when the storm comes. Later, the protagonists of the event, Carl and Yaya, and a group of billionaires fall on a desert island and the struggle for survival begins. Alongside Charlbi Dean, the film stars a large cast including Woody Harrelson and Vicki Berlin.