Today when almost everyone is mad for a selfie, are you aware who claims herself to be the “introducer of selfies”? It’s none other than the beauty associated with the catchphrase “That’s hot.” Yes, you guessed it right, it’s Paris Hilton. Hotel heiress, celebrity DJ, successful entrepreneur, ‘hot’ actress, model, socialite, bestselling author, singer, controversy queen and paparazzi’s choice to provide media and the world with masala news, Paris Hilton is one of the most recognized celebrities. Keep reading to know more about the net worth of 2007’s most overrated celebrity by Guinness world records, “Paris Hilton” in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
Paris Whitney Hilton was born on February 17 in 1981 to a businessman Richard Howard “Rick” Hilton and former actress and socialite Kathy Hilton. Born in New York City and raised with Catholic faith and belief, Paris is the oldest of the four children in the family.
Founder of Hilton Hotels, Conrad Hilton was her paternal great-grandfather. She changed her schools quite often and attended Buckley School, St. Paul the Astople School in Los Angeles, and then she went to Marywood Palm Valley School in California. She was expelled from Canterbury school for violating school rules and is also a drop out from Dwight School.
Actor Chris Zylka proposed this dynamic personality with a 20-carat diamond ring which is estimated to be of about $2 million. However, later she was engaged to Paris Latsis. After Paris, her relationship with singer Nick Carter has also been the talk of the town.
Career, Awards, & Nominations
At the early age of 19, she started her career as a model, and her performances and fame sought attention from various producers of television and filmmakers. She got her first break in 2003 when she was featured in ‘The Simple Life.’ A year later, her autobiography, ‘Confessions of an Heiress: a Tongue-in-Chic Peek Behind the Pose’ came out and was the best seller in New York.
Later in 2005, another work of her reached the readers by the name of ‘Your Heiress Diary: Confess It All To Me”. It was also loved and appreciated. ‘VIP Brothers,’ ‘American Dreams,’ ‘The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills,’ ‘My Name is Earl’ are some popular shows featuring her. Apart from these, she worked in movies like ‘America the Beautiful,’ ‘Rex,’ ‘The Bling Ring,’ ‘Bottoms Up,’ ‘House of Wax’, etc. ‘House of Wax’ earned around $70 million.
Also, she is a successful businesswoman. Her singles “Stars are Blind,” and “Paris” (sold 600000 copies) have been major hits. Paris Hilton has been marked among the top 100 sexiest and hot celebrities around the globe various times by various magazines.
The best award anyone can ever get is ‘fans,’ and Paris Hilton has been blessed with millions of them. Apart from this, her work has been recognized by FAME award, MTV award, Fox reality award, AVN award, Teen choice award and many more.
Net Worth & Earnings
Paris Hilton has a net worth of $320 million. It includes the earnings from the inherited hotel chain of her great-grandfather. Rest of her financial inflow is from her shows, movie appearances, books, and her hand in business. Her business flourishes with over 50 stores globally dealing in the sale of more than 19 product lines including footwear, skin care products, bags, clothes, various fragrances, etc. This “billion dollar entrepreneur” makes $1 million per DJ night and charges $300,000 for public appearances.
Her company’s sale revenue exceeded $3 billion. Paris owns two luxurious homes in California, costing about $9 million. A glimpse of her house can be seen in the “Bling Ring” movie. Her mansion is full of her portraits. Expensive cars also add to her worth, which includes a Barbie-themed Bentley continental GT studded with diamonds costing $400000, Rolls Royce of $260000, many SUV’s, Lexus LFA and many more.
The most beautiful lesson one can learn from Paris is to work hard up to full potential despite relying on inherited fortune. Though she is an heiress still a significant part of her worth is self-made. And she has proved with her life that one needs to chase their dreams to the fullest.