You’ve probably heard about the Kardashian biography Kardashian Dynasty, which promises revelations about everything from Kris Jenner leaking Kim’s sex tape to Keeping Up With the Kardashians being staged. The problem? Most of it was already in the public sphere. The rest is highly debatable.
1. Kim Kardashian and Kris Jenner planned Kim’s sex tape to achieve fame.
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The book claims:
[Kim and Ray J.'s] romance was short-lived, but at some point in 2003 they found the time to record a raunchy sex tape. A source … alleged that a mutual friend of Kim and Paris had advised her that if she wanted to achieve fame, a sex tape would be the way to go, and helped her put the video together. The source claimed that Kim had discussed the idea of producing a tape with her family long beforehand.
Furthermore, Kim made the sex tape in 2003 – over a year before the release of Paris's on 9 February 2004. While releasing the tape may have been used as leverage for achieving fame later, the timeline doesn't support the notion that the decision to have sex and film it was a preconceived plan for stardom.
Also, if Kim was using Paris's model for success, it seems unlikely that she'd have waited a full four years to release her own tape.