Charlbi Dean is a South African actress and model. Dean got worldwide recognition for her roles in the Spud films (2010–2013), Black Lightning (2018), and the Palme d’Or winner Triangle of Sadness (2022), which is set to hit theaters in the United States on October 7, 2022.
What Happened to Charlbi Dean?
On Monday (August 29, 2022), Charlbi Dean sadly passed away at the age of 32 due to an unexpected sudden illness. The news was confirmed by Deadline, but the exact details regarding her sickness are not yet confirmed.
Charlbi Dean was born on 5 February 1990 in Cape Town, South Africa. Dean was very well appreciated for modeling at the age of six and appeared in commercials and catalogs. She starred in 9 feature films and 2 TV shows.
In her latest film ‘Triangle of Sadness’, Dean plays model Yaya, one of the uber-rich guests invited for a cruise on a superyacht helmed by an unhinged captain (Harrelson) that ends catastrophically, leaving the survivors stranded on a desert island.