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.
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Skip navigation! Story from Pop Culture. Kim managed to harness the whirlwind that followed into one of the most successful American empires, but she still finds it a difficult topic to discuss in light of her brother's current legal battle. Obviously, I get the difference. And I would talk about me. In July of , Rob posted and reposted numerous intimate photos of ex and mother of his child Blac Chyna, in all but certain violation of California's Penal Code j 4 , the act of sharing an intimate picture or video of a person — that the people involved had previously agreed was private — for the express purpose of causing distress. Blac Chyna lawyered up , and also embarked on another lawsuit against the Kardashians , accusing them of defamation.
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By Oli Coleman. They took a handheld camcorder with them and filmed themselves goofing around for the camera, and also having sex. On later occasions, they filmed themselves in bed again. Kardashian initially had sued to prevent it from being released, but ultimately settled the suit. It is no exaggeration to say that in the 10 years since, Kardashian has transformed American culture. This is the story of that movie, beginning in the months leading up to its release. So it was really hard to get her coverage. She was on for literally less than 90 seconds. But that was enough for us to start putting her in In Touch. It was only one date, but of course conveniently they were photographed by the paparazzi on that date.
It depicts the pair having sexual intercourse in October while on vacation in Cabo San Lucas , Mexico. Ray J filmed much of the holiday with a handheld camcorder, capturing him and Kardashian " goofing around " and also having sexual intercourse. Kardashian was relatively unknown before the tape's release.