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. The video was leaked around about the same time as she was launching her career as a reality star on The Simple Life, which ran from to , alongside Nicole Richie.
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.
Paris Hilton says the release of her sex tape was like being raped. Picture: Netflix Source:Supplied. Picture: Supplied Source:News Limited. Many believe that Hilton was responsible for the leak as a way to become famous as she then went on to star alongside BFF Nicole Richie in The Simple Life for four years until Picture: Supplied Source:AP.
Skip navigation! Story from Movies. Hilton, 37, rose to fame when she was 19 years old after a Vanity Fair photo shoot with her sister in She nabbed a starring role in the hit Fox reality show The Simple Life three years later, making her a household name.