Kim Kardashian Success Story
She is known to be famous for “being famous.” The reality television star Kim Kardashian became the most googled woman in 2008, ousting Britney Spears after a four-year-long streak. However, Kimberly aka Kim Kardashian wasn’t exactly born in the lap of luxury, which would seem natural for her current celebrity status. She undoubtedly sets men all over go weak on their knees.
Contrary to where she is currently, Kim hails from a different working class background. The Kardashian family had simple rules of life; attend Sunday church and start earning their own living after the eighteen. So, Kim began to work for her father’s company even as she attended high school.
One can say that growing up in Beverley Hills, Kim got an inside view of what Hollywood was really like. This exposure seemed to prime her for future stardom. She has an innate talent trapped within to become a diva sooner or later Kim had dabbled in several avenues after stepping into showbiz – she produced three successful workout videos featuring herself through Kimsaprincess Productions, LLC. In 2006, she opened a boutique named D-A-S-H with her sisters in Calabasas, California. That enabled her to turn into a stylish, showcasing her designs in the store.
The beautiful and sexy TV of America got catapulted into the limelight in a way that she probably would not have preferred. An explicit video tape of her in bed with her boyfriend singer Ray J was leaked to the public. Around this time, she made her television debut in Ryan Seacrest’s reality show, Keeping Up with the Kardashians. Of note is the episode where she discusses getting an offer from the Playboy to appear nude. She goes on to accept it and flashes it all in the December 2007 issue.
Kim Kardashian with Bruce Jenner
This photo shoot also marked a high in her personal life in terms of her body image. At a time when super-skinny models were hailed, Kim was able to hold her own with her curvaceous figure. Bongo Jeans signed her on in 2008 to promote their brand. The businesswoman in Kim led her to launch a shoe shopping service that drew from the expertise of Hollywood’s stylists. As if that isn’t enough, she now plans to launch her own perfume line.
" There's more pressure to be famous for being yourself than if you're being a character." - Kim Kardashian
Kim has also managed to stay in the public eye with her romantic relationships with high-profile people such as Reggie Bush and Nick Lachey. Her much-publicized marriage with pro basketball player Kris Humphries lasted only 72 hours. Kim went on to have a child with rapper Kanye West. In 2014, she married West in a lavish event in Italy. From the hit reality TV star to stylist to model, Kim Kardashian knows just how to earn big bucks from simply making public appearances.
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