A Timeline of Unexpected Kardashian BFFs, from Paris Hilton and Beyond
In the decade and a half that NSFW pic-lover Kim Kardashian has been in or near the celebrity spotlight, she’s amassed an impressive list of celeb BFFs and confidants. In fact, the whole family has been in famous circles for even longer than that, as anyone who’s watched The People v. O.J.Simpson or O.J.: Made in America — or who is familiar with O.J. Simpson’s murder trial in general — will know.
The story of Kim’s friendships gives us a glimpse into the overlap of personal and professional relationships that define Hollywood… and, let’s face it, the world at large. And some of these friendships might surprise you.
1. Nicole Richie: Kim and Nicole went to school together at the Buckley School, becoming friends early in life. And Nicole, as we all know, was also good friends with another early 2000s celeb…
The Simple Life, Kim was acting as Paris’ personal assistant/friend. She cropped up not infrequently on the show and on the red carpet, though at the time she couldn’t hold a candle to her friend’s fame.
attended Kim’s 2011 wedding to Kris Humphries.
Black-ish star Tracee Ellis Ross was yet another early- to mid-2000s LA kid Kim made her way up with.
Keeping Up With the Kardashians.
both engaged to and expecting a child with the sole Kardashian brother. After what appears to have been a brief readjustment process, it seems the two are, if not BFFs, on a friendly footing with one another.