10.08.2018 – In class activity (Faye, Hennesy, Mana, Ming)

  1. The reality show follows the lives of Bruce and Kris Jenner’s combined family and most of the episodes focus on the three oldest daughters, Kourtney, Kim and Khloé Kardashian.
  2. Bruce Jenner was famous for breaking the world record and winning a gold medal in the decathlon at the 1976 Olympics. His sons from a previous marriage, Brandon and Brody, have also appeared on their own reality shows.
  3. The Kardashians’ father, the late attorney, Robert Kardashian, was famous for representing O. J. Simpson whereas his daughters gained recognition as American socialites.
  4. Kim came into the national spotlight in 2007 after a sex-tape scandal, resulting in Playboy appearance because of which the Kardashians’ fame grew into a profitable reality series.
  5. The show depicts the daily routine of the Kardashians and spin-off shows feature Kourtney, Kim and Khloé’s attempts to build their line of fashion boutiques.
  6. The Kardashians’ behavior at first seemed outrageous but they are a loving family.
  7. The Kardashians squabble like typical siblings but Kris, the mother, holds the family together.
  8. Kim’s $ 10 million wedding to a pro basketball player, Kris Humphries, in 2011 was seen by an estimated of 10.5 million viewers although the marriage lasted only 72 days.