Nowadays, thanks to the Internet with its plenty of social networks, it has never been more easy to became a celebrity. There are many ways for that goal, and here we have 8 proven ones. These celebrities have become popular overnight and a question to be asked is whether they really wanted it or not.
1. Kim Kardashian
Today, Kim Kardashian is an omnipresent superstar, but let’s not forget how it all started. Remember rapper Ray J? He was her boyfriend back in 2003 and while intimate, they were filming their intercourse. This tape was suddenly all over the internet and everyone could watch it. This video is still somewhere on the net since we all know that everything which was once uploaded on the internet forever stays somewhere on the world wide web. Have you watched her reality show Keeping up With the Kardashians? That show would probably never existed if not for that initial tape.
2. Farrah Abraham
MTV’s reality show 16 and Pregnant made Farrah Abraham famous just because she was pregnant while in high school. After becoming popular, MTV gave her another role and it was on its show Teen Mom. Despite having a child so early, she did manage to finish her high school and even enrolled in a higher education. Today, she is an entrepreneur and author. She presents herself as being TV personality, model, entrepreneur, and mother. In 2013, an amateur movie for adults was released which has made her even more popular among the male population.
3. Kevin Federline
Kevin Federline is famous for marrying Britney Spears. They have 2 children together and are divorced since 2007. According to his words, their marriage was overwhelming for him since there was always someone following them, and taking pictures of everything they were doing together. It wouldn’t be such a problem if afterward, the newspapers published the real truth about the recorded event, but paparazzi were making up stories and he just couldn’t stand it anymore.
Katie is famous for her love relationship with musician Dave Bowers and their love-making tape published online. Then followed her marriage to Peter Andre (singer and songwriter) and afterward to Alex Reid (fighter). Although she gained local fame in Britain for posing topless in tabloid The Sun, these relationships have made her famous outside Britain. She was one of the participants in the reality TV show I’m a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here! in 2004.
Courtney Stodden gained fame by marrying a 50-year-old actor Doug Hutchison when she was only 16 years old. In 2003 she had a breast surgery, turning her breasts from size C to size DD. In 2016 the couple was expecting their first child, but Courtney had a miscarriage. Stodden and Hutchison are always interesting guests of many TV shows and they are more than willing to publicly talk about their relationship.
6. Paris Hilton
Paris Hilton gained fame just because she had family’s name and wealth being a great-granddaughter of Conrad Hilton, the founder of Hilton Hotels. Later she became even more popular by appearing on reality TV shows. Paparazzi are following her on every step she makes and she even tried singing. Her mother is a former actress and father a businessman. She has one sister and two brothers. Paris was modeling as a child and afterward start playing in a few movies, one of them being a lead role in the horror film, Nine Lives.
7. Tan Mom
Patricia Krentcil, known as Tan Mom, is famous for bringing her five-year-old child into a tanning booth. She was arrested for this action of endangering her little child which eventually brought her into the public eye. She appeared many times on television and even played a part in one movie for adults. Like many other reality people, she tried to be a singer. Adam Barta, a man who made many weird hits for those reality stars with no singing talents, helped her in this field.
Nicole Elizabeth Snooki LaValle, or just Snooki, got her fame for getting drunk and being a really messy individual on the reality TV show The Jersey Shore. Her popularity on this show can be best described by the fact that she was one of the most popular Halloween costumes of the celebrities in that year. It was said that back then her earnings on this show were $5,000 per episode. Would you be fooling around some TV show for that amount of money? And when we tell you that this was her salary just for the first season? Afterward, she was earning $30,000 per episode. What do you think now?