Stefanie Sherk was a Canadian actress and model. She had also emerged as a writer producer, and director for the short film ‘Big Date’. Besides that, she had supported Immigration rights in the USA becoming the brand ambassador of the American Civil Liberties Union.
However, she noticed widely for her relationship with her partner actor Demián Bichir. The Mexican actor has appeared in several Hollywood films, including his nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in A Better Life. Unfortunatley, she attempted suicide after drowning herself in the pool as a result she passed away in April 2019. Let us scroll over to know more information on the actress.
Caption: Stefanie Sherk, the model.
Stefanie Sherk: Bio, Family, & Career
The beautiful actress was born in the year 1982 in Niagara-On-The-Lake, Canada. She was born as the daughter to her mother Susan Sherk and her father. She had a younger brother named Dan Sherk whose pictures she had shared on her Instagram page. Regarding her education, she graduated from the University of Western Ontario with an Honors BA in history. After that, she had spent her third year on exchange at The University of London in UK.
Later she joined Pacifica Graduate Institute from where she garnered her master degree in Depth Psychology. At th e time, she revealed that she had a colossal crush on her 80-year-old Freudprofessor Christine Downing. However, she started her career in the model as well as actress. She debuted her acting career in 2003 with Easy in a minor role. After that, she appeared in acting projects like The Wish, Cyber Vice, #Hastag: The Series, and Breathless Betrayal.
She also starred Bichir directorial debut Un Cuento de Circo & A Love Song alongside Eva Longoria, and films Star Power, Valentine’s Day and Loco Love. Moreover, she had credited as a writer for Big Date and The Sister as well as producer for the both.
Stefanie Sherk: Personal Life, Partner, & Death
She had not revealed many details of her married life. However, she was in a lontime relationship with a Mexican actor Demián Bichir as we have mentioned earlier. The duo started to date each other in 2011 and were together since then. In addition, after her death, her partner posted a heartfelt emotional post calling her wife. She didn’t provid any information on her previous relationship while Demian was married for two years. From that relationhip, he had welcomed a daughter named Gala in 2011, the same year the couple started dating.
Before her death, she reported to had a history of depression, anxiety, and insomnia. She passed away after attempting to drown herself in the swimming pool at her home in Sherman Oaks, California on 12 April 2019. Her father and partner Demian found her bottom of the pool with weights on her ankles and back. But it was too late to save her and after eight days on 2oth April, it was announced that she passed away.
According to autopsy reports, her death ruled drowning as the result of the effect of lack of oxygen. Additionally, prior to four months of her death, he went to depressive mode following the death of her grandmother and her beloved dog. Also, the investigators reported that she had called a friend and described exactly how she planned to kill herself as well.
Caption: Stefanie Sherk and Demián Bichir.
Stefanie Sherk: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
She had been making a good amount of money from her career in the entertainment industry. Her main source of income comes from her modeling assignments as well as acting projects. Therefore, she has an estimated net worth of above $1 million. Her partner Demian who works in the film industry also maintains an estimated ent worth of above $10 million.
There is an unverified Instagram account under her name having 11.3k followers. Apart from that, she does not have accounts under her name on other social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter.
Stefanie Sherk: Body Measurements
The actress had a slim and curvy body that stands to a height of 5 feet 5 inches or 1.65 meters. Her body weighed around 56 kg with 35 inches chest size, 27 inches waist size, and 36 inches hips size respectively. She had brown eyes color and blonde hair color.