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.
And it is just the latest risqué scene aired on the string of Kardashian reality TV series.
Before Kim and Kourtney created their New York series, their family show Keeping Up With The Kardashians showed Kourtney giving birth to her son Mason along with a number of other personal scenes.
His expiring US visa didn’t help matters much, either.