Charlbi Dean: Wiki, Biography, Cause Of Death, Family, Career

The actress who played Cyanide in the TV series Black Lightning, Charlbi Dean was a south African entertainer and actress. She was reported dead on the 29th of august 2022 (Monday), the cause of death is found to be an unexpected and sudden illness.

Charlbi Dean made an appearance at the Cannes Film Festival along with her co-stars earlier in 2022, to promote her first ever movie Triangle Of Sadness scheduled to release in cinemas on October 7th, in which she played as lead actress.

Keep reading to explore more about the South African actress Charlbi Dean.

Profile Summary and Biography

Real Name Charlbi Dean
Nicknames Charlbi
Date Of Birth  5th Of February 1990
Age (At The Time Of Death) 32-Year-Old
Birthplace Cape Town, South Africa
Place Of Death New York, United States
Cause of death Health Complications: An Unexpected and Sudden Illness.
Date Of Death 29th Of August 2022
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
  • Actress
  • Model
Ethnicity White
Nationality South African And American
Religion Christianity
Net worth Approximately 450K US dollars

Charlbi Dean’s Childhood and Education


Charlbi was born in a Christian family on the 5th Of February 1990 in Cape Town, South Africa.


Charlbi is a well-trained actress and a well-educated lady. To pursue her passion for acting she took professional acting lessons from Waterfront Theatre School and graduated with a degree in acting.

Institutes She Attended Waterfront Theatre School
Education Not known

Charlbi Dean’s Family Details

Her parents and brother are emotionally shattered after hearing the sudden death news of their dear Charlbi. Her brother Alex Jacobs expressed his grief through a long poem he shared on his Instagram along with his sister’s black and white picture.

Parents names Mr. and Mrs. Kriek
Brother name Alex Jacobs

Charlbi Dean Relationship Details

Relationship And Marital Status Committed And Engaged
Fiancé Name


Luke Volker


Engagement Date April 2022
Biological Children None

Charlbi Dean’s Career Details

As A Model

Charlbi dean is a prominent name in the modeling industry. She has worked with and appeared on the cover page of reputed and globally prominent magazines such as,

  • British Vogue
  • Venice
  • GQ
  • Cosmopolitan
  • Victoria’s Secret

As A TV Actress

Along with having a successful modeling career, Charlbi is no stranger to the acting industry. She has appeared in the famous TV series called Black Lightning in which she played the role of Cyanide.

Movie Appearances

Made more minor appearances in several movies, for example, Wedding Swingers. And apart from that, she was cast in the Hollywood movie  Triangle Of Sadness as the lead actress. The film is scheduled to release in cinemas on October 7th.

Social Media Presence As of 2022

Charlbi Dean’s Physical Stats

Weight In Kilograms: 60kg
In Pounds: 132.2 Lbs.
Height In Feet Inches: 5′ 8″In Centimeters: 176.7 Cm
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Dark Brown
Piercings Ears