Gerren Taylor Bio, Wiki
Ashley Taylor Gerren who was known professionally as Gerren Taylor appeared on the BET reality series Baldwin Hills and documentary America the Beautiful in 2007, which took a critical look at the US’s obsession with beauty. The Baldwin Hills star has died at the age of 30Sunday, April 11, 2021, actor and reality star Ray Cunningham announced on Twitter and Instagram.
Gerren Taylor Career
Gerren was born in Los Angeles, California. She started modeling when she was twelve years old after being spotted by a talent scout in Los Angeles Park. She was the youngest model ever signed by the runway division of L.A. Models at the age of 12. Taylor also signed with the Ford Modeling Agency and was booked by the designers Tracy Reese, Tommy Hilfiger, and Betsey Johnson. She also appeared in the 2007 documentary “America Is Beautiful.”
Gerren Taylor Death & Cause
Many people woke up to the heartbreaking news that model and actress Gerren Taylor has died last weekend. Gerren reportedly passed away in her sleep on April 11th, 2021. Emotional tributes poured out from fans and those who knew Gerren after the news about her death.
Her cause of death is yet unknown, however, Essence reported that it may have been related to the reality TV show star’s battle with the autoimmune disease lupus as she was reportedly on dialysis at the time of her death.
“Just got the worst news,” Ray Cunningham of VH1’s “Love and Hip-Hop” wrote on Twitter of his friend’s passing. “RIP to my @BET fam, my babes Gerren (Baldwin Hills).”
On Instagram, the television personality — who goes by Misster Ray — posted further details about the pair’s friendship. “I’ve known @mstaylorxo since 2006, the #BaldwinHills cast was like the little sisters and brothers to #CollegeHill I was sneaking her into parties with me She was one of the first people to reach out to me when I shared my alopecia diagnosis and she shared her’s with me. I u. You will be missed. BET fam Rest well love,” he wrote, along with a video of the two in Woodland Hills, California.
The final photo Taylor posted to her Instagram grid on March 29 has become a space for grief since her passing, with numerous colleagues commenting on it in mourning.
“Love you always!” wrote model Nia Riley. “Rest in Power Queen,” wrote producer Suzi Analogue.