“Bling Empire” Matriarch Anna Shay Passes Away at 62 from Stroke – Exclusive Details Revealed by PEOPLE

Anna Shay, the star of Netflix’s hit reality show “Bling Empire,” has passed away at the age of 62. According to reports by Variety, People, and TMZ, Shay died from a stroke. The news of Shay’s death was met with an outpouring of tributes and condolences from fans and fellow cast members.

Shay was a billionaire heiress and one of the standout stars of “Bling Empire,” which followed the lives of wealthy Asian and Asian-American socialites in Los Angeles. The show premiered in January 2021 and quickly became a hit for its mix of opulent lifestyles and dramatic storylines.

Shay’s death comes as a shock to fans and cast members alike. “I am absolutely heartbroken,” said fellow cast member Christine Chiu in a statement to People. “Anna was a true original, a trailblazer, and a once-in-a-lifetime kind of woman.”

Shay’s family has not yet released a statement on her passing. The cause of the stroke has not been confirmed.

Fans of “Bling Empire” took to social media to express their condolences and share their favorite memories of Shay. Many praised her for her kindness, humor, and authenticity, while others praised her for inspiring them to pursue their dreams and live their lives to the fullest.

The news of Shay’s passing has also sparked a wider conversation about the importance of taking care of one’s health, particularly as it relates to stroke prevention. “We encourage everyone to take this opportunity to learn more about the warning signs of stroke and take steps to reduce their risk,” said the American Stroke Association in a statement.