The big bucks brigade: step inside the weird and wonderful world of the Bling Empire

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Bling Empire takes viewers on a wild ride through the lives of a group of obscenely wealthy friends and frenemies, as they spend vast amounts of money. (Photo: Netflix)
Bling Empire takes viewers on a wild ride through the lives of a group of obscenely wealthy friends and frenemies, as they spend vast amounts of money. (Photo: Netflix)

Imagine an existence where your monthly rent is the price of a new SUV, soup ingredients cost R300 000, Rolex watches are party favours and a successful model is considered the regular Joe among a cast of ultra-wealthy heirs, influencers, socialites and wannabe-royals.

Welcome to the world of Bling Empire, Netflix’s hit reality series inspired by the movie Crazy Rich Asians that followed the trials and tribulations of Singapore’s uber-upper class.

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