Elani Dekker

Elani Dekker, education, Career and Private life

Elani Dekker
Elani Dekker

Celebrity South African dancer and actress Elani Dekker was raised in Pretoria and has appeared in the movies Jou Romeo and Liewe Lisa as well as the kykNET serial opera Binnelanders. She is highly renowned for her portrayal of Monique in that role.

Biography of Elani Dekker

Full name: Elani Dekker
Gender : Female
Date of birth: Unknown
Place of birth: Cape Town, South Africa
Education: New York Film Academy
Height: 1.65m
Occupation: Actress
Known for: Silverton Siège
Social media : Social media
Nationality: South African

Early life of Elani Dekker

Elani Dekker’s age is estimated to be between 20 and 30. In any case, no trustworthy sources that can confirm her age have been located as of yet. She decided to pursue acting as a career when she participated in a theatrical class taught by Lelia Etsebeth and Jacques Bessenger in Grade 9. Despite the fact that Elani Dekker was born in Cape Town, South Africa, nothing is known about her parents.

Dekker has devised plans to safeguard her family. As a result, her family’s names and jobs are currently unknown to the general public. The scant details online about her family make it difficult to determine whether she is the only child or whether she has siblings.


While enrolled in The New York Film Academy’s “Acting on Film” course in 2015, Dekker was given a scholarship. While in New York, she completed her ballet master class. She participated in a voice arts training course led by Fiona Ramsay and Leon van Nierop where she studied radio presenting and performance.

Elani Dekker
Elani Dekker

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Private life of Elani Dekker

After meeting for the first time on the set of Toorbos in 2019 and falling in love, Dekker and Smith are still together today. Karoliena Kapp was portrayed by Elani Dekker in the film, and Johannes Stander was portrayed by Stiaan Smith. In addition to performing, Dekker likes to paint in her free time. Her social media profiles typically include her strange animal watercolor paintings.

Career of Elani Dekker

She had the chance to collaborate with filmmaker André Velts in the 2015 movie Your Romeo, which gave her her first significant role. In Vaselinetjie, the Anoeschka von Meck novel’s cinematic version, Dekker portrays one of the lead roles. The Silverton Siege movie, which was released in 2022, featured her as Christine.
Dekker has played a range of roles in a few South African plays and movies. She portrayed Older Nicky van As in Remember my Niece, Older Pizzaface in Vaselinetjie, Older Zettie in Raaiselkind, and Older Lisa de Wet in Liewe Lisa.

Elani Dekker
Elani Dekker

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Social Media of Elani Dekker

The Toorbos actors are currently traveling in a campervan. They intend to use their Instagram handle, @ onssewa_, as