A well-rounded celebrity yet controversial media mogul, Kim Kardashian is a bonafide modern megastar. Kim Kardashian net worth solidly sprung from her business empire is an estimated $85 million. Once a stylist and assistant to Hollywood stars, Kim began her professional career to be in the limelight anytime soon.
Early life and family line:
Born on 21st October, 1980 in Los Angeles, California, Kim came of a big family consisting of her father Robert Kardashian, her mother Kris Kardashian, her sisters Khloé and Kourtney Kardashian and her two-half sisters namely Kylie and Kendall whose father Bruce Jenner is a former Olympic athlete.
Kim’s father used to be a familiar defense attorney who worked with OJ Simpson as one of their defense lawyers. Kim Kardashian took her graduation from Marymount High School, LA, USA in 1998.
Kim’s career driven by a multitude of professional skills:
A highly adored model who is, at a stretch, a spokesperson and most importantly, a reality TV star leaves only a little surprise to her fans regarding her fairly recent international fame. With a growing business empire and her exposure tantamount to a megastar, Kim has managed to keep the world media busy at least once or twice a year.
However, there are several thousand fans across the world who could wonder about Kim Kardashian net worth. Little to their surprise, Kim’s day starts and ends with the management of several businesses and money-making endeavors such as a clothing line, weight loss products, perfume and other retail endorsements, personal appearances both on TV reality show and other functions.
Kim’s rise to fame and progression– A scandal being its driving force:
The reason why Kim came into media attention for the first time is an ill-famed sex tape featured with Ray J., a black rapper and one of Kim’s boyfriends. Vivid Entertainment suddenly made their moves to purchase the rights of the home sex video and released it. This made Kim sue the company, and the lawsuit was settled for $5 Million. This less-than-good incident brought Kim a sudden fame which was so high up that “Keeping Up with the Kardashians”, a reality TV series, was initiated in the same year. Thanks to the organizer! The show was a tremendous success. As of December 2012, seven seasons of show were telecast.
Subsequently, many other TV shows were aired. Some of them are Kourtney and Kim Take New York, Dancing with the Stars, Khloé & Lamar and Kourtney and Khloé Take Miami. All of these were featured by Kim with much prominence. Alongside these shows, Kim has also featured many magazine covers and starred in movies.
D-A-S-H to be a good contributor to Kim Kardashian net worth:
The three Kardashian sisters started a boutique chain named D-A-S-H which promotes several clothing lines for women. The company is also trying to bring in a clothing line for kids. Aside from clothing lines, D-A-S-H also released some fragrances.
A few facts showing how much is Kim Kardashian worth:
Kim purchased a mansion for $4.8 million in Beverly Hills in March 2010. The house consists of 5 Tuscan style bedrooms, all sprawling across 4 acres of land in one of the most expensive and sought-after real estate across the world. Of late, Kim has bought a white Ferrari 458 Italia Spider for $325,000.
Kim’s wedding to provide some points to show how much is Kim Kardashian worth:
Kim’s wedding was obviously an expensive one with her donning a 65-carat sparkling diamond headpiece which was worth $2.5 million as estimated by the provider Lorraine Schwartz. Kim’s engagement ring was a 20.5-carat diamond ring worth $2 million. Her earrings were pairs of 28-carat diamond worth $5 million. On that occasion, she revealed that her wedding ornamentations were worth over $10 million. Adding to such lavish wedding attire, her makeup and hair cost her $150,000.
How much does money Kim Kardashian make a year– A question worth its answer?
There was a time when Kim used to receive around $15,000 for each episode of the reality show. However, she managed to have her pay increased up to as much as $80,000 for each episode. Many of her fans still believe that it is “Kim Kardashian: Hollywood”, a mobile video game, should be credited with some of Kim’s pride for her growing wealthy state. A 2014 report states that the app is expected to earn around $200 million of which Kim gets 45%.
Kim Kardashian’s body measurements:
Height: 5.3 Feet
Bra size: 34D
Weight: 64kg (139 lbs)
Dress size: 8
Eye Color: Dark brown
Hair Color: Dark brown
Shoe Size: 7 US
Star Sign: Libra
Apart from all her media standings to add to Kim Kardashian net worth, Kim is also a very good friend of Paris Hilton, a Hollywood actress.