The much-anticipated bling empire spin off Bling: Empire New York is finally here, with episodes set to release on Netflix on January 20th.
bling empire debuted in 2021 and followed a group of wildly wealthy Asians and Asian Americans living in Los Angeles, California.
The LA-based series aired its third season in 2022, and now Netflix is launching its New York City-based sister show.
According to Netflix, the series will “follow a fresh cast of wealthy, sophisticated, and hilarious Asian Americans from New York City, where the quality of real estate is measured by address, not area. Conversations are direct, not encrypted. And competition – for love, for money and for power – is fierce.”
They go on to reveal that the cast consists of “billionaires, CEOs and fashion icons” in a city “where you can be anything you want”.
So who are the faces that will star in the new episodes, and where have we seen some of them before?
news week has everything you need to know about the cast of Bling Empire: New York.
Bling Empire: New York Pour
Dorothy Wang will surely look familiar to you bling empire fans since she appeared in the second season of the show.
Wang, 34, is the daughter of billionaire Roger Wang and ending bling empire In season 2 she revealed that she moved from LA to NYC.
From what the trailer looks like, the star has previously appeared on shows like E!’s Rich kids of Beverly Hills and get me a dateShe will continue to focus on her love life Bling Empire: New York.
“I hope to swing more with New Yorkers than LA people. I’m single, ready to meet up,” she explains in the show’s teaser.
Fashion stylist and blogger Tina Leung grew up in Hong Kong and Los Angeles, but of course now lives in New York.
According to Business of Fashion, Leung has worked with luxury brands like Valentino, Loewe and Georg Jensen and started her own designer vintage retail service called Era.
Stephen Hung is a businessman who founded his own private investment firm, SH Capital Group, in 1992.
According to his LinkedIn, he is Chairman of Taipan Investment Group and Vice Chairman of Rio Entertainment Group, which operates the Rio Hotel & Casino in Macau.
In 2014, The Washington Post called Hung “the world’s biggest financier” after reportedly buying 30 custom Rolls-Royce Phantom cars for $20 million.
Hung’s wife of 10 years, model Deborah Valdez-Hung, will also star on the show Bling Empire: New York episodes. The couple have two children together, sons Ivan and Sean.
Lynn Ban is a jewelry designer whose pieces have been worn by the likes of Rihanna, Nicki Minaj and Lady Gaga.
According to her bio on Matches Fashion, Ban was educated at Cornell and New York universities, and an interest in “history, literature, and art informs her sophisticated and surrealist aesthetic.”
Richard Chang is another cast member Bling Empire: New York who will appear on the show with a partner as Chang’s better half, Vika, has also joined the series.
Chang is currently the chief growth officer of Hudson Medical, a wellness and regenerative medicine company, but according to Tatler Asiahe was formerly head of product planning at Calvin Klein.
Blake Abbie is a journalist and actor who is currently the editor-in-chief of indie fashion magazine. A magazine curated by.
Abbie’s acting credits include romantic comedies meteor garden and Tomorrow will be fine.
Bling Empire: New York Premieres on Netflix on Friday, January 20th. All eight episodes will be released at once.