Kimberly Noel “Kim” Kardashian (born October 21, 1980) is an American celebutante, socialite, television personality, producer, actress, and model. She also is the daughter of late attorney Robert Kardashian. She is widely known for a sex tape with her former boyfriend Ray J and her E! reality series which she shares with her family, Keeping Up with the Kardashians. Since then, Kim has launched multiple fragrances, guest starred on numerous shows and competed on ABC’s Dancing with the Stars.
She also has had roles in movies such as, Disaster Movie, and Deep in the Valley. Kim’s recent projects include launching another perfume line and working as the producer of an E! reality series, The Spin Crowd. Kim also is involved in multiple projects with her sisters, Kourtney and Khloe including writing a autobiography entitled “Kardashian Konfidential” and launching their own fashion line. Kardashian was born in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of late attorney Robert Kardashian and Kris Jenner (nee Houghton). Kim is a fourth generation Armenian American.
Her paternal great-grandparents immigrated to Los Angeles from historic Armenia (then part of the Ottoman Empire, now in Turkey) just before the Armenian Genocide. Kim’s last name is Armenian (spelled ????????? in Armenian) and it means “son of a stone sharpener”. Kim’s mother Kris, is of Scottish and Dutch descent.  Though half Armenian, she states she was raised with a huge Armenian influence, always hearing Armenian stories, eating Armenian food and celebrating Armenian holidays. Kardashian has two sisters, Kourtney and Khloe, and one brother, Robert.
She has stepbrothers Burton Jenner, Brandon Jenner, and reality TV star Brody Jenner, stepsister Casey Jenner, and half-sisters Kendall and Kylie Jenner. She attended Marymount High School.  During high school, Kardashian worked at her father’s music marketing firm, Movie Tunes. Her first acting role was in the television series Beyond the Break. She then starred in the 2008 disaster film spoof Disaster Movie as Lisa. Kardashian appeared in the How I Met Your Mother episode “Benefits”. She will appear on the Season 3 premiere of the series 90210 with her sisters Khloe and Kourtney.
They will play themselves.  According to E! Kim makes $5. 545 million a year. Television projects Keeping Up With the Kardashians Kardashian is one of the stars of the reality television series Keeping Up with the Kardashians along with her two sisters, mother, brother, half-sisters, and stepfather. Dancing With the Stars Kardashian was one of 13 participants on the seventh season of Dancing with the Stars.  She was partnered with current DWTS champion Mark Ballas. Kardashian was the third contestant voted off the show on September 30, 2008, finishing in 11th place overall