Beverly Hills, 90210 star Luke Perry dies after stroke

Luke Perry, star of Riverdale and Beverly Hills, 90210, has died aged 52, his publicist has said.

Publicist Arnold Robinson said that Perry died Monday after suffering a massive stroke.

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Actor Luke Perry during his guest appearance on MTV's TRL UK, at the MTV Studios in Camden, north London. Luke is currently appearing in the West End production of "When Harry Met Sally".
LAS VEGAS, NV, USA - SEPTEMBER 22: Actor Luke Perry poses in the press room during the 2018 iHeartRadio Music Festival - Night 2 held at T-Mobile Arena on September 22, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada, United States. (Photo by Xavier Collin/Image Press Agency/Sipa USA)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 25: Luke Perry at PaleyFest 2018 - "Riverdale" at the Dolby Theatre on March 25, 2018 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Scott KirklandPictureGroup/Sipa USA)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - MARCH 25: AJ Apa, Madelaine Petsch and Luke Perry at PaleyFest 2018 - "Riverdale" at the Dolby Theatre on March 25, 2018 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Scott KirklandPictureGroup/Sipa USA)
Actor Luke Perry during his guest appearance on MTV's TRL UK, at the MTV Studios in Camden, north London. Luke is currently appearing in the West End production of "When Harry Met Sally".
Alyson Hannigan and Luke Perry at the photocall for the West End stage production of When Harry Met Sally, The Theatre Royal, London. Doug Peters/allactiondigital.com
MARCH 4TH 2019 - Actor Luke Perry has died in Los Angeles, California following a massive stroke suffered Wednesday morning February 27th at his home in Sherman Oaks, California. - File Photo by: Peter Kramer/STAR MAX/IPx 1999 11/2/99 Luke Perry at the Cancer Support Program Promotional Event in New York City. (NYC)
MARCH 4TH 2019 - Actor Luke Perry has died in Los Angeles, California following a massive stroke suffered Wednesday morning February 27th at his home in Sherman Oaks, California. - File Photo by: Michael Germana/STAR MAX/IPx 2005 10/11/05 Luke Perry at the premiere of "Domino". (Los Angeles, CA)
MARCH 4TH 2019 - Actor Luke Perry has died in Los Angeles, California following a massive stroke suffered Wednesday morning February 27th at his home in Sherman Oaks, California. - File Photo by: Michael Germana/STAR MAX/IPx 2005 10/11/05 Luke Perry at the premiere of "Domino". (Los Angeles, CA)
***FILE PHOTO*** LUKE PERRY DEAD AT 52 Luke Perry at the ìLovingî Studio on June 20, 1987 in New York City. Credit: Walter McBride/MediaPunch /IPX
***FILE PHOTO*** LUKE PERRY DEAD AT 52 Luke Perry in New York City on May 1. 1996 Credit: Walter McBride/MediaPunch /IPX
***FILE PHOTO*** LUKE PERRY DEAD AT 52 Luke Perry arrives for the Fox Network Upfronts at the Four Seasons Hotel on May 20, 1996 in New York City. Credit: Walter McBride/MediaPunch /IPX
***FILE PHOTO*** LUKE PERRY DEAD AT 52 Luke Perry arrives for the Fox Network Upfronts at the Four Seasons Hotel on May 20, 1996 in New York City. Credit: Walter McBride/MediaPunch /IPX
***FILE PHOTO*** LUKE PERRY DEAD AT 52 Luke Perry attends the Soap Star Bowling Benefit at Bowlmar on February 20, 1985 in New York City. Credit: Walter McBride/MediaPunch /IPX
***FILE PHOTO*** LUKE PERRY DEAD AT 52 Gabrielle Carteris and Luke Perry 1992 Photo By Adam Scull/PHOTOlink/MedaPunch /IPX
***FILE PHOTO*** LUKE PERRY DEAD AT 52 Luke Perry at the premiere of "Open Range" at the Cinerama Dome, Hollywood, CA 08-11-03 Credit: David Edwards/DailyCeleb/MediaPunch /IPX
***FILE PHOTO*** LUKE PERRY DEAD AT 52 Luke Perry, Michael Cudlitz, Jason Priestley at the "Dark Tourist" Los Angeles Premiere, Arclight, Hollywood, CA 08-14-13 David Edwards/DailyCeleb/MediaPunch /IPX
***FILE PHOTO*** LUKE PERRY DEAD AT 52 Luke Perry at Mr. Chow's Restaurant in Beverly Hills, CA. 08-10-04 Credit: David Edwards/DailyCeleb/MediaPunch /IPX
Actor Luke Perry attends The CW Network's 2016 Upfront at The London Hotel in New York, NY, on May 19, 2016. (Photo by Anthony Behar) *** Please Use Credit from Credit Field ***
***FILE PHOTO*** LUKE PERRY DEAD AT 52 Luke Perry, Naomi Lowde-Priestley, Jason Priestley at the "Dark Tourist" Los Angeles Premiere, Arclight, Hollywood, CA 08-14-13 David Edwards/DailyCeleb/MediaPunch /IPX
Luke Perry. February of 1988. © RTCzvekus / MediaPunch /IPX
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Mr Robinson said Perry's family and friends were with him when he died.

Among them were his children, siblings, fiancee and former wife.

The actor had been in hospital since last week.

Mr Robinson said no further details would be released at this time.

The publicist added that Perry's family appreciates the support and prayers that were offered since he was hospitalised on Wednesday.

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