Corine was born in Bloemfontein where she stayed until she finished her schooling.
Her modeling career started when she was scouted by a photographer, Renico van Rensburg, in Bloemfontein at age 15. Corine was placed at an agency in Johannesburg and modeled part time during her school years.
After matric she moved to Johannesburg to start a full time modeling career. A year later Corine left for Cape Town due to all the international clients shooting there, photographer, Fanie Nel, convinced her to join Storm models, who have been her mother agency ever since.
Corine spends summer season working in Cape town and in winter she worked in Europe. During the last nine years whe has worked in Greece, Italy, France, Spain, Austria, Germany and London. For the last couple of years she has been based primarily in London.
''I was very fortunate to travel to amazing places for shoots like the French Alps, Majorca, Monte Carlo, Senegal, Vienna, Rome, Sardinia, Wales etc. I've always had an interest in acting, but unfortunately could never find the time to pursue it, I did work on many international and few local TV commercials to keep my passion going,'' says Corine.
Last year she decided to start voice training in Cape Town with Gordon van Rooyen. She worked on a short film with director, Philip Cristian Claassen and soon after that auditioned for Egoli in Cape town ''and here I am!'' says the beauty.