Kim. If your next thought was “Kardashian”, then have we got news for you. With the world expanding larger and larger day by day, and social media and the like becoming increasingly popular, it’s not a surprise that TV personalities have begun to make an impact on our lives. And why would it? Ever since its invention, people have always anticipated appearing on TV, and have always looked up to their superstars, considering them more worthy and respectful.
So when in 2007 a controversial tape recording was leaked, little did this American girl know that her life would be turned around.
Kim Kardashian is one of US’s most successful business woman, having launched a variety of clothing lines, a photobook, and a video game on iOS and Android. She even made it to the cover of Playboy Magazine, and has since continued to strive harder for success and fame.
And as is obvious, her net worth reaches colossal heights. Of course, being the most paid television reality star has its merits.
Kimberly Kardashian West was born on the 21st of October, 1980, in Los Angeles, California. From a very young age, she was interested in modelling and becoming an internet sensation. Her parents, Kris and Robert Kardashian. Following domestic issues, her mother broke up and remarried with a Summer Olympics Decathlon winner, Bruce Jenner, who later came to be known as Caitlyn. The Kardashian family is vast and extensive, having garnered twelve distinct media personalities.
In 2003, Robert died of oesophagal cancer, and in 2013, Kris separated from Caitlyn, creating complications with the family tree.
Controversy Creates Cash
Perhaps Kim’s first breakthrough was through a controversial video that she recorded with TV actor Ray J. The video showed explicit private relations between the two, and Kardashian sought to file a lawsuit against Vivid Entertainment for posting the video. However, she let all of that go and walked away with $5 million.
It was then that her career began. She starred in reality TV show “Keeping Up With The Kardashians”, which mainly discussed her personal life and her family matters.
The show proved to be a massive hit, nurturing viewers who wanted an insight on an upper-class lifestyle. Her photo for the cover of Paper Magazine titled “Break The Internet” was her secondary source of fame, and quickly spread through social media platforms such as 9gag and Instagram.
Since then, Kardashian has starred in a number of movies, shows, reality TVs, and magazine covers. She is mostly a fashion and cosmetics entrepreneur, having released numerous lines of clothing and modern cosmetics designed or approved by herself. Recently, she managed to successfully launch a makeup brand “KKW Beauty”, and has launched highlight and contour “sticks”.
Kim Kardashian Net Worth
Her sources of income are massive, and it’s no wonder that she is one of America’s richest and most famed businesswomen. Her assets include a luxury home and numerous sports cars. She has a net worth estimated at $175 million, unsurprisingly high.
All the best for the future, Kim!