Ashley Taylor Gerren, star of BET present “Baldwin Hills,” has handed away. The 30-year-old died in her sleep at 4:30 a.m. Tuesday, Essence reported. The LA native was professionally often called Gerren Taylor.
Her explanation for dying is as but unknown, nonetheless, Essence reported that it could have been associated to the truth TV present star’s battle with the autoimmune illness lupus as she was reportedly on dialysis at the time of her dying.
“Simply acquired the worst information,” Ray Cunningham of VH1’s “Love and Hip-Hop” wrote on Twitter of his good friend’s passing. “RIP to my @BET fam, my babes Gerren (Baldwin Hills).”
On Instagram, the tv character — who goes by Misster Ray — posted additional particulars in regards to the pair’s friendship. “I’ve recognized @mstaylorxo since 2006, the #BaldwinHills solid was just like the little sisters and brothers to #CollegeHill I used to be sneaking her into events with me She was one of many first individuals to achieve out to me once I shared my alopecia analysis and she or he shared her’s with me. I ❤️ u. You may be missed. BET fam Relaxation nicely love,” he wrote, together with a video of the 2 in Woodland Hills, California.
The ultimate picture Taylor posted to her Instagram grid on March 29 has turn out to be an area for grief since her passing, with quite a few colleagues commenting on it in mourning.
“Love you all the time!” wrote mannequin Nia Riley.
“Relaxation in Energy Queen,” wrote producer Suzi Analogue.
Taylor started her profession at age 12 after a expertise scout recruited her to turn out to be the youngest-ever mannequin signed to LA Fashions’ runway division. She additionally appeared within the 2007 documentary “America Is Lovely.”
Taylor was featured on 24 episodes of “Baldwin Hills” from 2007 to 2009, in line with IMDb.
She leaves behind a 7-year-old daughter.