In the mid of 2000 , Kim Kardashian wasn’t famous at all and was  a stylist for Paris Hilton. Many people think it was the Reality TV Show “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” that made Kim Kardashian a Superstar overnight and gained her so much success and fame. To an extent it really played a major role in her popularity but, inspite of her business endeavors it was her Sex video  she made with R&B singer Ray.J (her then boyfriend) in 2003 and turned the leak out in 2007 4 years later that catapulted her to Super stardom.

Kim and RayIn early 2007, sex video of Kim and Ray.J made it to the Vivid Entertainment, an adult film company. The company paid $1 million for the rights of 30 minute tape. Initially she was much frustrated and took the legal action against it and sued for invasion of privacy, while most celebrities don’t know how to get benefit from their sex tapes and handle this kind of situation when these tapes are being leaked but, Kim took help from porn actor Joe Francis and in May 2007, three months after the video release she agreed to $5 million settlement. How it all made to a settlement thing? What was the backside story? Was it a compromise or she was being forced? Let us find out the real facts.

Read here what Ray J. had to say about Kim Kardashian’s vagina…! Pretty shocking to say the least! 

After suing, she soon realized the Company was not going to help make the video disappear, so Joe Francis helped her to arrange a meeting with his friend Steve Hirsch, the boss of Vivid and Ray J.An authentic source claimed that:

Kim and Ray J received around $300k each for the tape and they would also receive

a cut from the videos sold or downloaded. Kim duly dropped her lawsuit against Vivid.”

Vivid Entertainment was now making $1185 a month from the online sales. Ray.J made $90k in a 3 month period while Kim made $50k in a month alone. The notable feature is, this video gave immense popularity and fame to Kim with her net worth said to be $85 million. This sex tape became a bridge for her entry in Reality TV show “Keeping Up with the Kardashians netting the family $100 million dollars whooping amount for the next 4 years of the program.

People have different perceptions and thought about Kim’s video and the earning made through it, maybe she had no chance left instead of this, as someone wisely said ; You first have to step into someone else shoes in order to understand their journey and situation , which they went through.

Whether it was her high moment or a low one but, indeed it made a drastic change in her life and career as she once said:

“It definitely puts you in a category that I would wish upon no one.”

Later in Tyra Banks show she said:

“Your reputation is all that you have, and if people prejudge you

over something that you did, than that kind of sticks with you a long time.”

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