Paris Whitney Hilton born February 17,  is an American media personality, businesswoman, socialite, model, singer, actress, fashion designer and DJ. Hilton is a great-granddaughter of Conrad Hilton , the founder of Hilton Hotels. Born in New York City and raised there and in Beverly Hills, California , she began her modeling career as a teenager when she signed with New York-based modeling development agency Trump Model Management. Her late-night persona made her a fixture of tabloid journalism, and Hilton was proclaimed "New York's leading It Girl " in She had a number of small roles and cameos in Hollywood films and appeared in the documentaries Paris, Not France , Teenage Paparazzo and The American Meme
But she perhaps made the most headlines in with her turn in a leaked sex tape with former boyfriend Rick Salomon, the fallout of which devastated Hilton. I literally wanted to die at some points. I was like, 'I just don't want to live,' because I thought everything was taken away from me. I didn't want to be known as that. Hilton wanted to be a part of Meme , directed by Bert Marcus How to Make Money Selling Drugs , so she could reveal sides of herself that may not be familiar to those outside of her 8. There was no social media, so I basically created this character that was basically what I thought the audience wanted, like, 'Oh, she's rich, so she needs to be a spoiled airhead' — basically what the producers told me to do. Meme shows how Hilton has continued to build her brand, even after the Kardashian-Jenner clan seized the reality TV spotlight: starting highly successful fashion and perfume lines, and bringing in six figures for DJ sets across the globe. I'm still going to continue being the girl boss I am, but I'm also going to be a mom, and I can't wait for that day. The navigation could not be loaded.
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Ashamed, embarrassed, betrayed. These are words you'll most certainly hear when celebrities look back on those pesky sex tapes that accidentally got leaked. But you won't hear them complaining about the ticket to fame that came along with it.
Paris Hilton says she's no longer interested in doing reality TV. Called 1 night in Paris, the video was made me with her former boyfriend Rick Salomon, and was meant to be private. She continued: "Because I thought everything was taken away from me. I would never be who I could have been. Paris has always claimed she has never "made a dime," from video, but ex-Rick is said to have "made millions.