Kourtney Mary Kardashian is a media personality, socialite, and model from the United States. She and her family joined the reality television series Keeping Up with the Kardashians in 2007. Due to the show’s success, spin-offs such as Kourtney and Khloé Take Miami and Kourtney and Kim Take New York were created.
Kourtney Mary Kardashian was born in Los Angeles on April 18, 1979. She is Kris Jenner’s and the late Robert Kardashian’s eldest child. Kim, Khloé, and Rob are her siblings. In 1991, her parents split. Her mother married Bruce Jenner the same year.
She also has two younger half-sisters from her mother’s marriage to Caitlyn Jenner, Kendall, and Kylie. In 1994, her father, Robert Kardashian, earned national fame as one of O.J. Simpson’s defense attorneys during his murder trial for ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman.
Kourtney attended Los Angeles’ all-girls Marymount High School. She relocated to Dallas following graduation to attend Southern Methodist University.
In her junior year, she transferred to the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona. She earned a bachelor’s degree in Theatre Arts from her college. Nicole Richie and Luke Walton were classmates of hers at the University of Arizona.
Kourtney’s first appearance on a reality show was “Filthy Rich: Cattle Drive” in 2005. Then, in 2007, her sister Kim’s 2003 sex tape with then-boyfriend Ray J was leaked. This sex tape, dubbed “Kim Kardashian Superstar,” catapulted her (and her family) to celebrity.
Later that year, Kourtney was hired together with her mother Kris, stepfather Bruce/Caitlyn, and siblings Kim, Khloé, Rob, Kendall, and Kylie to star in the E! reality series “Keeping Up with the Kardashians.” The series has been a tremendous hit, and it is still airing in 2020. Additionally, it generated a slew of spin-off shows.
Kourtney and her mother founded Smooch, a children’s clothing business in Los Angeles and New York City. Kourtney, Kim, and Khloé own and operate the Los Angeles, New York City, and Miami-based clothing shop D-A-S-H. Kourtney and her sisters launched a clothing line for Bebe in 2010.
Kourtney made her acting debut on the ABC serial opera “One Life to Live” in late March 2011. Kardashian grew up watching the show and having the opportunity to participate in it was a lifelong ambition.
She portrayed a lawyer. Critics were critical of her performance. In 2018, she collaborated with Kylie Cosmetics on a beauty range dubbed Kourt x Kylie.
Kardashian launched her own lifestyle website, Poosh, on March 5, 2019. Kourtney revealed in late August 2020 that her lifestyle company Poosh would organize a virtual wellness event. On Saturday, Sept. 26, the one-day event will feature a variety of seminars, activities, and conversations aimed at engaging and inspiring Poosh readers.
What Are the Controversies About Her?
Kourtney, Khloé, and Kim endorsed the diet product Quick Trim on their respective social media platforms. The sisters were listed in a $5 million class-action complaint filed against QuickTrim in March 2012 for misleading and fraudulent marketing.
Net Worth of Kourtney Kardashian
Kourtney Kardashian is a media personality, socialite, and reality television star from the United States of America. She has a net worth of $65 million. Kourtney Kardashian is well known for her appearances on Keeping Up With The Kardashians.
In 2006, Kourtney began dating Scott Disick. They met during a home party hosted by friend Joe Francis in Mexico. The couple’s relationship has been on again, off-again during the show’s production. On December 14, 2009, Kourtney gave birth to their first child, Mason Dash Disick.
Mason’s birth was videotaped and featured on “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” during the fourth season. Kourtney gave birth to their second child, Penelope Scotland Disick, on July 8, 2012, and to their third child, Reign Aston Disick, on December 14, 2014, on Mason’s fifth birthday. The pair announced their separation in 2015.
Kourtney began seeing Younes Benjamin, a much younger Algerian boxer-turned-model, in December 2016. They called it quits in August 2018. She subsequently began dating actor and model Luka Sabbat, a.k.a. Luca Hall on Grown-ish, when she was 20 years old.
They ended their relationship after a few months. In 2019, Kourtney invited 26-year-old Younes Bendjiman to the Kardashian/Jenner family Christmas party.
Highlights of Compensation
Kourtney gets compensated $4.5 million per season for her role on “Keeping Up with the Kardashians.” The remainder of her earnings come from Instagram endorsement deals (she earns up to $250,000 for each sponsored post), her now-defunct app and website Kourtney with a K, and her website Poosh.
Real Estate Kourtney Kardashian
Kourtney spent $8.5 million in 2014 to acquire NFL player Keyshawn Johnson’s Calabasas house. The residence is 12,000 square feet in size. Kourtney purchased a $12 million home in La Quinta, California in June 2021. Her mother also has a property in the Madison Club, a private enclave.