Kimberly Kardashian is an American media personality, socialite, model, businesswoman, producer, and actress. She 1st gained media attention as a friend and stylist of Paris Hilton. She became more famous after the 2002 sex tape. She has 100 million followers on Instagram and Twitter. Her net worth is estimated to be $900 million.
Kimberly Kardashian Early Life –
Kimberly was born in Los Angeles, California on October 21, 1980. She has one elder sister, a younger sister, and a younger brother. Her mother is of English, Irish, Dutch, and Scottish ancestry, and her father was of third-generation American. Both her parents got separated in the year 1991 and her mother married again. She went to Marymount High School in Los Angeles.
Kimberly Kardashian Career Life –
Kimberly got her 1st stint in show-business as a friend and stylist of Paris Hilton. She appeared as a guest on various episodes of The Simple Life between 2003 and 2006 which Hilton was a part.
In 2006 Kimberly opened the boutique shop Dash along with her two sisters in Calabasas, California. In February 2007 a sex tape made by Kardashian and Ray J was leaked. She filed a lawsuit against the company that distributed the film. Later she dropped the suit and settled for US$5 million. She and her family were later criticized by many media outlets for using the sex tape to promote their upcoming reality show.
In October 2007 Kimberly along with his family members began to appear in the reality television series Keeping Up with the Kardashians. The series was successful which lead to spin-offs creations like Kourtney and Kim Take Miami, and Kourtney and Kim Take New York.
Disaster Movie which released in 2008 was her feature film debut. In the same year, Kimberly participated in Dancing with the Stars season 7. Her partner was Mark Ballas. She was the 3rd contestant to be eliminated. In April 2008 she released a workout DVD series through her television production company. She released 3 successful workout video.
WrestleMania XXIV Kimberly became a guest host. America’s Next Top Model she appeared as a guest judge. In 2010 she ventured into several new endorsement deals, including endorsing various food products for Carl’s Jr.
Kimberly Kardashian Personal Life –
In 2000, 19-year-old Kimberly ran away with music producer Damon Thomas. In 2003 Thomas filed for divorce and she later blamed their separation on physical and emotional abuse on his part. Later in 2011 May she got engaged to Kristopher Nathan Humphries and later got married to him.