Kim Kardashian opened up about her notorious intercourse tape and stated talking brazenly about it helped her cope.
The 40-year-old actuality star and her ex-boyfriend Ray J filmed a intercourse tape in 2002, which was then leaked onto the web in 2007.
Her intercourse tape got here out across the similar time she and her household had been about to launch the primary collection of Retaining Up With The Kardashians.
She advised Los Angeles Occasions : “I do assume that, clearly, as producers, I am positive they cherished it. And cherished [us] wanting to speak concerning the elephant within the room. And I in all probability would not have, except it was for the present.
“Generally I really feel like, ‘OK, I do know I ought to in all probability deal and get this over with. Somebody’s gonna ask me, so I’d as nicely simply go forward and do it.”
She continued: “In a manner, filming has helped us cope with issues, as an alternative of sweeping them below the rug.
“On the finish of the day, I used to be at all times open and sincere and needed to share no matter I used to be going via. I wasn’t gonna maintain again.”
The chief producer of the E! collection, Farnaz Farjam, additionally talked to the publication about how Kim felt about speaking concerning the tape.
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He revealed she was initially “conflicted about it” however ultimately modified her thoughts.
Farnaz defined: “I bear in mind Kim being conflicted about it as a result of she hated every thing that was occurring round that tape.
“All of us talked about, ‘We simply should personal all of the controversy round this household’ and jumped in with each toes within the first episode.
“Then, the viewers can get to know them at a a lot deeper stage than what’s been tabloid headlines.”
On the very first episode of the truth present in 2007, Kim instantly opened up concerning the tape she made with the One Want singer after they had been collectively.
Whereas Kourtney Kardashian was serving to her put together for her look on The Tyra Banks Present, she requested Kim why she made the tape.
Kim then responded: “As a result of I used to be sexy and I felt prefer it”.
Over a decade on, KUWTK is coming to a detailed after 20 seasons. The household introduced final September that the 20th season could be the final.