Kardashian first gained media attention as a friend and stylist of Paris Hilton but received wider notice after a sex tape , Kim Kardashian, Superstar , with her then-boyfriend Ray J was released in Kardashian has developed an online and social media presence, including hundreds of millions of followers on Twitter and Instagram.
Her relationship with rapper Kanye West has also received significant media coverage; the couple married in , and they have four children together. Time magazine included Kardashian on their list of 's most influential people ,  while Vogue described her in as a " pop culture phenomenon. Simpson during his murder trial. Simpson is Kardashian's godfather. Kardashian got her first stint in show-business as friend and stylist of Paris Hilton , appearing as guest on various episodes of the Hilton-starring reality television series The Simple Life , between and In , she made her feature film debut in the disaster film spoof Disaster Movie , in which she appeared as a character named Lisa.
Kardashian was the third contestant to be eliminated. In , Kardashian ventured into several new endorsement deals, including endorsing various food products for Carl's Jr. They have launched several clothing collections and fragrances. Animal rights organization PETA criticized Kardashian for repeatedly wearing fur coats, and named her as one of the five worst people or organizations of when it came to animal welfare.
The show followed them as they settle into their new offices in Los Angeles. That month, she also appeared on season ten of The Apprentice. The video was directed by Hype Williams ; Kanye West makes a cameo in the video. When asked if an album was in the works, Kardashian replied, "There's no album in the works or anything—just one song we did for Kourtney and Kim Take New York , and a video Hype Williams directed, half of the proceeds we're giving away to a cancer foundation, because The-Dream's and one of my parents passed away from cancer.
It's just all having fun—with a good cause". In April , Kardashian released her third fragrance "Gold". G's song "Hypnotize". In the romantic drama Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor , produced, written, and directed by Tyler Perry , Kardashian obtained the role of the co-worker of an ambitious therapist. Kardashian appeared on the cover, and in a pictorial in Paper ' s winter issue in photographed by Jean-Paul Goude.
We want there to be something more, some reason or context, some great explanation that tells us what it is like to live in this very day and age, but there is not. Kim Kardashian's ass is nothing but an empty promise. The objective of the game is to become a Hollywood star or starlet. Experts think that celebrities offer fake glimpses into their lives to make viewers fall for their advertising pitches, curated to look as though the viewer is catching them in a spontaneous moment when they are mostly staged. Even though engagement data indicates that her posts are worth slightly less,  she's regularly making headlines and this allows her to demand a premium above any calculated Instagram sponsored post price.
Kardashian made a cameo appearance in the heist film Ocean's 8 , which was released on June 8, In , Kardashian made waves at the Met Gala with her figure hugging corset-induced Thierry Mugler dress. In June , Kardashian launched a new range of shape wear called Kimono. Kardashian was heavily criticised over the name of the brand which critics argued disrespected Japanese culture and ignored the significance behind the traditional outfit.
Following the launch of the range, the hashtag KimOhNo began trending on Twitter and the mayor of Kyoto wrote to Kardashian to ask her to reconsider the trademark on Kimono. In response to public pressure, in July , Kardashian announced that she would change the name. Patent and Trademark Office , and that Japan would keep an eye on the situation.
In , year-old Kardashian eloped with music producer Damon Thomas. Kardashian later blamed their separation on physical and emotional abuse on his part  and said she was high on ecstasy during the ceremony. Kardashian filed suit against Jaxson, saying his claims were untrue, and subsequently settled the case that included an apology from Jaxson. Kardashian began dating rapper and longtime friend Kanye West in April , while still legally married to Humphries.
Kim Kardashian is a Christian and has described herself as "really religious". The ceremony took place at the Cathedral of St. Kardashian and husband Kanye West have four children: daughter North born June 15, ,  son Saint born December 5, ,  daughter Chicago born January 15, ,   and son Psalm born May 9, Kardashian has been open about her difficult pregnancies.
She suffered pre-eclampsia during her first pregnancy, which forced her to deliver at 34 weeks. She also suffered placenta accreta after delivery, eventually having to have surgery to remove the placenta and subsequent scar tissue.
Kardashian began suffering from psoriasis at the age of Kardashian has expressed pride in her Armenian and Scottish ancestry. Kardashian has also worked in the area of prison reform, advocating for the commutation of the sentence of Chris Young and also of Alice Marie Johnson , a woman who received a life sentence for a first-time drug offense as the leader of a major cocaine ring in Tennessee    which was granted by President Donald Trump in June Van Jones later stated that without Kardashian, the act would have never passed because it would not have received the president's support.
It was later passed by a great majority in the US Senate. In January , she tweeted a table of statistics that went viral, highlighting statistics that show that gun violence in the United States kills 11, people annually while terrorism in the United States kills 14 people annually.
They had a press conference, and Kanye talked about tourism in Uganda. They were criticized for meeting the Museveni due to his being a dictator and his recent crackdown on the opposition and the Ugandan LGBT community. On October 2, , while attending Paris Fashion Week , Kardashian was robbed at gunpoint in the apartment where she was staying. Once they accessed Kardashian's room, they held a gun to her head, tying her wrists and legs and wrapping duct tape around her mouth as a gag.
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