Kardashian, Kim

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August 11, 2022

Kimberly Noel Kardashian (Kardashian) (eng. Kimberly Noel Kardashian; born October 21, 1980, Los Angeles, USA) is an American reality TV star, actress, fashion model and businesswoman. She gained worldwide fame after the release of the popular reality show "Keeping up with the Kardashians".

Biography

Kim Kardashian was born on October 21, 1980 in Los Angeles, California. Daughter of prominent lawyer Robert Kardashian and socialite Kris Jenner, née Houghton (who is now Kim's manager). He has Armenian roots on his father's side, Scottish and Dutch roots on his mother's side. Kim says to herself that she is half Armenian, a quarter Scottish and a quarter Dutch. Kim's mother filed for divorce in 1989 and in 1991 married former famous track and field athlete Bruce Jenner, who later became Caitlyn Jenner. Kim grew up in Beverly Hills. Attended Marymount High School. In high school, she worked for her father, Robert, at the music advertising firm Movie Tunes. Kim Kardashian has two sisters, Kourtney and Khloe, and a brother, Rob. Kim also has half-brothers Barton Jenner, Brandon Jenner and reality TV star Brody Jenner; half-sister Casey Jenner and half-sisters Kendall and Kylie Jenner (born 1995 and 1997).

Career

Kim took her first steps to fame in October 2007, starring with the whole family in the reality show “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” on the E! To date, twenty seasons of the show and eight spin-offs have been released. In 2010, Kim earned $6 million, becoming the highest paid reality TV star (while donating 10% to charity). On January 23, 2011, a new reality show with Kim Kourtney and Kim Take New York started, which tells how the sisters left Los Angeles and opened a third D-A-S-H boutique in New York. She played her first prominent role in the TV series Beyond the Break. Then in 2008, she starred in the parody film Blockbuster Unreal as Lisa, receiving a Golden Raspberry nomination for Worst Supporting Actress in 2009. Appeared on How I Met Your Mother in the episode "Benefits". She posed nude for the December 2007 issue of Playboy. In February 2008, Bongo Jeans announced her as their advertising face. She is also a model for famous clothing lines and starred in