Reyn du Preez Biography, Reyn du Preez Wiki
Reyn du Preez is a Cape Town-based model who is in the spotlight after he was caught on a CCTV camera inappropriately touching a waitress at a local restaurant. The model has since lost his representation at not one but two modeling agencies.
has lost his representation at not one but two modeling agencies.
This after the footage of the incident, which happened on Friday night, went viral.
The distressed waitress posted the clip on Facebook exposing the man, identified as Reyn du Preez.
The waitress declined to comment further in case of legal implications.
Reyn du Preez Age
He was born on Aug 16th, 1984 and is currently 35 years old as of 2020.
Reyn du Preez Caught on Video touching a waitress Inappropriately
the video went viral on Tuesday, radio host Anele Mdoda lambasted Du Preez.
“This video was posted by Sarah Belgarion after she was violated by Reyn Du Preez — he then fights her for standing up for herself. You are exactly what’s wrong with this country.
“You may feel you are not that bad, it was just tapped there, but you are as bad as the rapists because, really, you took away Sarah’s choice. Then the audacity to mouth off as if you are entitled to her,” Anele said.
The distressed waitress posted the clip on Facebook exposing the man, identified as Reyn du Preez. In her post, she wrote: “It breaks my heart! I’ve watched it over and over again…feeling more like trash each time. Men of South Africa this is happening on a regular basis [sic]…what are you going to do about it?”
The waitress in the post thanked Du Preez’s friends who reportedly intervened by stopping him when he allegedly continued to “insult” and “humiliate” the waitress after groping her.
She also said: “I only hope that more can be done next time.”
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This video was posted by @sarah_belgarion after she was violated by @reyndupreez – he then fights her for standing up for herself. You are exactly what's wrong with this country. You may feel you are not that bad, it was just a tap there but you are as bad as the rapists because really you took away Sarah's choice. Then the audacity to mouth off as if you are entitled to her.
Reyn du Preez Apologized for hs Inappropriate Actions
Du Preez released a public apology to the waitress on his Instagram Stories saying that he was “ashamed” of his actions and declared it “a moment of bad character under the influence of alcohol”.
“I truly did not mean to belittle her or make her feel violated. I am not here to make any excuses, but to explain my actions and to public apologize [sic],” he wrote.
He called the experience a “life lesson” and an opportunity to reflect on the person he wanted to be in the future.
Reyn du Preez Model
The model has since lost his representation at not one but two modeling agencies. The German-based modeling agency MODELWERK, where Du Preez worked, issued a statement after hearing of the news on Monday.
“We have no tolerance for his unacceptable behavior and condemn it in no uncertain terms. Upon being made aware of his actions yesterday, we terminated his representation with our agency – effective immediately.”
Du Preez’s “professional relationship” with local agency Boss Models SA has also been terminated with immediate effect. “Boss Models unequivocally condemns the behavior of Reyn du Preez as displayed in the video that has surfaced on social media,” the agency announced via Instagram Stories.
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