Kim Kardashian is comforted by her estranged husband Kanye West as she struggles to stop an ‘unreleased’ sex tape with Ray J being released online.
Even though Kim said she was ’99 percent sure’ that no further footage could be leaked, she still feared her ex-boyfriend could record the content while she was sleeping.
In the debut episode of The Kardashians reboot series on Thursday, the 41-year-old reality star burst into tears when she received threats from manager Ray J that more sex tapes would be leaked just days after Saint’s son, six, saw an advert about ‘unreleased footage’. ‘.
A sex tape of Kim and Ray J was made in 2002 while the couple were dating and leaked in February 2007, when Keeping Up With the Kardashians began production.
‘What if I’m sleeping and he clings to my ass?’: Sobbing Kim Kardashian is comforted by Kanye West in debut episode of The Kardashians fearing there’s more footage of her sex tape with Ray J set to leak
At the time, Kim was suing Vivid Entertainment, the company that distributed the footage as Kim Kardashian’s Superstar, though he later dropped the lawsuit and received a reported settlement of $5 million.
While chatting with sisters Kourtney and Khloe and mother Kris, Kim receives a call from attorney Marty Singer informing her that there is a threat, more footage to come.
He explained: ‘Our legal right is that he can sue whoever released the tape, if it exists. They have no legal right to release the tape without his consent.’
Speaking in confession, Kim said: ‘For 20 years this has been held over my head, this mistake, or was it a mistake? This is my girlfriend of years. We go on trips, we shoot videos. It’s a shame to be out there, but it’s not the most embarrassing thing and I wouldn’t be made to feel this way. I am just a human.’
Shocking: A sex tape of Kim and Ray J was made in 2002 while the couple were dating and was leaked in February 2007 (left in 2006) with Kim turning to her estranged husband Kanye for support after their children saw an advertisement for it (exactly in 2020 )
He added: ‘I’m 99% sure there isn’t a new record, but the fact of the matter is these people keep saying they have a record. What if I’m sleeping and he sticks a dildo up my ass? I do not know.’
Khloe attempted to lighten the mood by joking she hoped Kim would wake up from it, noting that as a family having to deal with Kim’s sex tape in the first episode of their reality series that was a ‘good sign’ that they were. d comes full circle.
Kim then warned Marty to ‘scare,’ from manager Ray J, vows to sue because his message is more important than dollars and he protects himself for the sake of his children.
Earlier in the episode, Kim was surprised to see Saint laughing at his iPad while playing the children’s game Roblox. only to see a picture of her crying face on the screen with the caption ‘Kim’s new sex tape’.
Disappointing: While chatting with sisters Kourtney and Khloe and mother Kris, Kim receives a call from attorney Marty Singer informing her that there is a threat, more footage to come
Hitting home that they needed to ‘move fast’, Kim later called Kanye in tears as she discussed with him the best course of action going forward – especially since their son had been exposed to an advert.
“But it’s okay, no,” Kim sobbed. On Roblox Saint was on Roblox yesterday and something interesting came up and he started laughing and that’s a picture of my crying face.
‘It’s a game someone made from Roblox and it says Kim’s New Sex Tape when you click on it. Thank goodness he can’t read yet. And as on my corpse, this will happen to me again. I just want it gone. It won’t make love to me. No, so I just want it to go away.’
He added in confession: ‘If my son was a little older and could read, I would be ashamed… I almost died when Saint laughed at him.’
Kim also revealed that if Kanye calmed him down by telling him he has power and ‘no one will turn you off’, adding that he had told him to ‘stop worrying about public perception,’ as ‘you know who you are.’
Kim said: ‘For 20 years this has been in over my head. This is my girlfriend of years. We go on trips, we shoot videos. It’s embarrassing but it’s not the most embarrassing thing and I wouldn’t be made to feel this way. I am just a human’
Kim who was excited then told Marty devised something to remove this immediately and he had, ‘all the time, all the money and all the resources to burn it all down.’
The mother-of-four has previously detailed how she was ‘scared’ by one of her children finding the leaked footage.
Since separating in February 2021, Kim and Kanye have co-parented their four children, North, eight, Saint, Chicago, four, and Psalm, two, and the star has detailed the challenges of managing parenting with the rapper.
The latest drama about the sex tape comes 10 months after Kim admitted Keeping Up with the Kardashians wouldn’t be as successful if it weren’t for all that publicity.
‘Looking back, maybe not,’ Kim told moderator Andy Cohen during the reunion of KUWTK’s 20th season in June.
Terrible: At the beginning of the episode, Kim is surprised to see Saint laugh at his iPad while playing the children’s game Roblox. only to see a picture of her crying face on the screen with the caption ‘Kim’s new sex tape’
E! The hit network reality series premiered in 2007 just seven months after Vivid purchased the 2002 cassette from a ‘third party’ for $1 million.
The aspiring attorney reportedly dropped his invasion of a privacy lawsuit against Vivid and received a $5 million settlement.
Kim was then asked what she would say to her children whenever they exposed their mother’s past sex tapes, and she replied: ‘I haven’t had to.
‘And luckily I think so many years have passed and so much has happened in a positive way that it has completely erased it. It’s something I have to live with for the rest of my life.’
The Kardashians drops Thursday on Hulu in the US and Disney+ in Europe
XXX: Reality star ecstasy-fueled sex tape from his birthday in Cabo San Lucas in 2002 with his ex was famously released by Vivid Entertainment in 2007