The Kardashian-Jenner household has been within the highlight since 2007, ever since Keeping Up with the Kardashians first premiered on tv. From TV commercials to business ventures, it appears as if they’ve completed all of it.
While followers have eagerly adopted their exploits and supported their many product launches, the household has additionally been topic to an excessive amount of criticism.
Recently, some critics on Reddit discussed the unusual impact that the Kardashians have on their circle of mates — and whether or not or not any of their mates use them for “clout” within the business.
The Kardashian household’s superstar mates
It appears as if there is no such thing as a one in popular culture extra well-known than the Kardashian household. Still, they’re good mates with a number of big celebrities, together with Beyonce and her husband, Jay-Z, Chrissy Teigen, John Legend, and Will Smith.
The household additionally hangs out rather a lot with socialites and people who find themselves “famous for being famous” — folks akin to Larsa Pippen, Paris Hilton, and Andy Cohen.
Still, it’s fascinating to notice that not often do main celebrities post about spending time with members of the Kardashian household.
In truth, just one or two of their well-known mates ever actually post about them, with Chrissy Teigen, the unfiltered queen of social media, being on the forefront — and it might be argued that Teigen likes posting about something and every little thing, and isn’t terribly involved with appearances.
Most different main celebs, together with Beyonce and John Legend, are likely to keep away from referencing the Kardashians.
Do the Kardashians’ superstar mates use them?
Some critics on Reddit discussed the way it appears as if many “older” celebrities, i.e., people who find themselves established within the business, do probably not appear to love the Kardashians.
Several posters expressed the concept that many of those well-known celebrities may speak concerning the household behind their backs after they go away their events or occasions. It can be attainable that these celebrities actually don’t just like the Kardashians in any respect however nonetheless attend the household’s occasions for networking functions.
Other critics on Reddit said that some “younger” celebrities, or people who find themselves nonetheless working in the direction of changing into totally established, appear to hover across the Kardashians due to the attainable profession increase.
A number of of those celebs might embody Kendall Jenner’s mannequin squad, like Gigi Hadid or Jordyn Woods, Kylie Jenner’s ex-best friend.
Some of the Kardashian household mates have turn into well-known by affiliation
It is definitely true that people who find themselves near the Kardashian-Jenner household can expertise fame by proxy. A number of people who find themselves from humble backgrounds have risen to fame virtually solely because of their affiliation with the well-known household.
Jonathan Cheban, Kim Kardashian’s longtime finest friend, is a main instance. Cheban and Kardashian met lengthy earlier than she achieved reality-TV fame and have stayed shut over time. Cheban is reportedly the one one in Kardashian’s internal circle who can get away with telling Kardashian when she is mistaken about one thing.
These days, Cheban has achieved an enormous following on social media and is taken into account to be a minor superstar. He markets himself as a meals skilled and makes a dwelling out of visiting eating places all all over the world.
Malika Haqq, Khloe Kardashian’s finest friend, has additionally gotten a profession increase from being mates with the Kardashians. From being a struggling actress to a well-liked mannequin and social media persona, Haqq has even collaborated with Kardashian on a make-up line.
There’s little question that the Kardashians have the ability to make folks well-known. While some have positively taken benefit of this, others favor to maintain their distance.