Kim Kardashian West is a reality television star and model with a net worth of approximately $85 million. She grew up with two famous fathers, but she did not become famous until 2007 when a video of her and her ex-boyfriend, singer Ray-J, was released to the public showing them in their private moments. The video went viral and she became an instant star. Born and raised in California, she is the daughter of Kris Jenner and the late Robert Kardashian, attorney to the infamous OJ Simpson and his murder trial. Her parents divorced when she was very young and her mother remarried Olympic star Bruce Jenner, who announced in 2015 that he is transgender and is in the process of transitioning into Caitlyn Jenner.
Kim Kardashian West is married to Kanye West, who is her third husband. The couple has been married just over a year and together they have a 2-year-old daughter and a son on the way. She is the second oldest of six children belonging to her mother, and she and her sisters have their own reality show. Her younger sister Kendall Jenner is also a model and has made headlines quite impressively over the past few years as her career has grown.
Kim Kardashian West has a net worth so high because of reality television. Quite frankly, she and her family make the bulk of their money from their reality shows, of which they have many. She is also an author, model, spokeswoman and she is one of the most photographed and coveted women in the world. She was famously married without her parent’s knowledge when she was only 19, and she eventually got divorced. She then dated Ray-J and eventually star USC football player Reggie Bush before she met and married Kris Humphries, NBA player. Their wedding lasted only 72 days before they divorced, and she shocked the world only a year later when she announced she was expecting her first child with controversial rapper Kanye West.
She earns $40,000 per episode of all her reality shows, and she has earned a lot of her money from her virtual video game. She also earns significantly from the shop she owned with her sisters in Calabasas and she earns from her many public appearances, her coffee table book and her reputation in general. Her family is worth more than $300 million thanks to their reality show, and she is the most famous of all the siblings. However, it does appear that her younger sister Kendall might eventually become more famous considering the fact that she is an international supermodel who has taken the world by storm.
Only a few months shy of giving birth to her second child, a boy, it has been announced that she hopes to become the first lady of the USA in 2020 when her husband makes the decision to run for president. The world is not quite sure what to think of that one, but it appears that he is serious about his desire to run and she might actually consider the White House as a role.
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