7 celebrities who swear by sex tapes for fame

7 celebrities who swear by sex tapes for fame

Many celebrities in Hollywood owe their success to sex tapes- some of which were released allegedly by the celebrities themselves and some released by unknown sources.

From minimal recognition to becoming household names - sex tapes are meat for all paparazzi and these celebrities have made it to the top of the charts of global popularity through their wild, naughty antics.

Here’s a list of all the celebrities who have made it big in the industry; thanks to their raunchy sex tapes that served them global stardom on the platter.

7. Lauren Goodger

Lauren Goodger (Source: Instagram)

A six-second video emerged in July 2014 of the Essex Star with her ex-partner Jake McLean. She admitted she felt betrayed and said Jake had been texting her, begging for forgiveness for a long time.

6. Kendra Wilkinson

Kendra Wilkinson (Source: Instagram)

This famous T.V personality and business woman declared that she had made the sex tape with her partner Hank Baskett. She said that she had made it for her personal use and not for reasons of fame or money. Today Kendra Wilkinson and her partner-turned-husband Hank are said to be at a much stable, secure position personally and they had learnt a lot through their sex tape scandal.

 5. Farrah Abraham

Farrah Abraham (Source: Instagram)

The Teen Mom Star had made a sex tape with Porn Star James Dean.The 20-year-old confessed that she hired the adult entertainment star to appear in the tape with her on the advice of friends.

An image grab from Farrah's Sex (Source: youtube)

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4. Chelsea Handler 

Chelsea Handler (Source: Instagram)

Chelsea was sleeping with Comcast CEO Ted Harbert at the time she landed her own late night show. Handler admits that her relationship helped her career rise to heights.

3. Scott Disick

Scott Disick (Source: Instagram)

Disick began sleeping with Kourtney just before she climbed the fame charts with Keeping Up With the Kardashians. Disick is now a household name simply because he sleeps with someone much more famous than himself which is publicly realized as true. 

2. Paris Hilton

Paris Hilton (Source: Instagram)

In 2004, One night in Paris was released. It was a sex tape with her then boyfriend, Rick Salomon. Even though she is famous for being the pampered heiress of Hilton group of hotels, she became a household name after the sex tape. As for Rick, he is also famous for marrying and divorcing Pamela Anderson twice. We shall rest his case now.

A still/GIF from Paris Hilton's Sex Tape (Source:evilbeetgossip.com)

1. Kim Kardashian West

Kim Kardashian West (Source: Instagram)

In 2007, 10 years ago this month, the tapes that Kardashian and Ray J had made were released to the public by porn company Vivid Entertainment as “Kim Kardashian, Superstar,” a 41-minute movie.

Caption: A still from the Sex Tape (Source: kimk)

Using Sex Tapes to gain Popularity is a publicity stunt or are celebrities really the victims? What do you think? Do you think it still works?