Kim Kardashian West and her mother deliberately leaked her sex tape to make her famous, a new book has claimed. The year-old reality star signed a contract with Vivid Entertainment in to leak the raunchy film she made with then-boyfriend Ray J in after being "advised" by a friend it would be a quick way to find fame, and allowed her mom and manager Kris Jenner to finalize the deal that led to the footage being made public. Author Ian Halperin quotes a source in his new book 'Kardashian Dynasty' as saying: "A mutual friend of Kim and Paris [Hilton] had advised her that if she wanted to achieve fame, a sex tape would be the way to go. And another friend of Kim's told the author: "It was Kris who engineered the deal behind the scenes and was responsible for the tape seeing the light of day," although he added this had been long rumored in the showbiz world. Story continues below. According to the New York Post newspaper, Halperin then posed as a porn peddler wanting to sell another celebrity sex tape in order to speak to the adult film company's spokesperson. He claims the representative said: "When it comes to selling a sex tape, both parties need to sign off. Asked how Kim's sex tape was made public, they added: "A third party brought it to Vivid.
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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.
Does Kim Kardashian West consider her sex tape revenge porn
Kardashian has always maintained that no one in her family was involved in the leak , herself included. In fact, she initially sued to prevent Vivid from releasing the tape. But there have always been naysayers. Hirsch explained to Page Six that he decided to pursue the tape not because Kardashian was a celebrity, but because of all the people she was connected to. It was trying to get a deal done with the people who had the footage.
Kim Kardashian West is no stranger to success. The year-old is a reality TV star, a multimillionaire courtesy of her many successful businesses , and is pursuing a career in law. But, before she was an uber-popular celebrity, she was best known for being friends with Paris Hilton and being the daughter of Robert Kardashian, who served as the defense attorney for the O. Simpson case. They met because Kardashian West served as a personal stylist for his sister. While on vacation in Cabo, Mexico in , Kardashian West was recorded having sex with the singer whilst on ecstasy. But how does Kardashian West feel about the sex tape 12 years later? Now that we have a better name for situations like this, does the KKW Beauty owner consider it revenge porn?