Gerren Taylor, who was the star of BET Baldwin hills is dead. Taylor died Sunday morning, she was 30 years old.
Although no cause of death has been confirmed, the reality TV star battled lupus and was on dialysis at the time of her death. according to Essence. However, it is unclear whether Taylor’s condition specifically contributed to his death.
Ray Cunningham, star of BET’s College hill and Taylor’s friend, shared the news of the reality star’s passing on Instagram. On Sunday afternoon, he shared a video featuring Taylor and remembered her in his caption.
“I just got the worst news of my life and I’m still not dealing with it completely,” he wrote. “I knew [Taylor] since 2006, the #BaldwinHills cast has been like the little sisters and brothers of #College Hill, ”he wrote.
The Los Angeles native, born Ashley Gerren Taylor, is best known for appearing on BET’s first reality TV series. Baldwin hills. The series, which ran from 2007 to 2009, took place in the titular Los Angeles area and followed the daily lives of its featured teens. Baldwin hills also featured Justin Walker, Willie Larson and Etienne Maurice.
Beyond Baldwin hills, Taylor also appeared as herself in America the beautiful and the documentary of the television series Believe it or not Ripley! She has also modeled for LA Models, working with a number of brands including Tommy Hilfiger.
Monday, BET remembered the end Baldwin hills star on Facebook.
“Our hearts go out to the family and friends of Ashley Gerren Taylor who recently passed away. The BET family is forever, ”the post read.