Life and career — She was raised in the Catholic faith. Her paternal great-grandfather was Conrad Hilton , who founded Hilton Hotels. Paul the Apostle School , finishing elementary school in In , Hilton and her family left California for the East Coast.
She later earned a GED certification. The website noted that her character was, basically, herself: The script is even clever enough to take a few jabs at Hilton's real-life social standing, even mentioning that she's been on the cover of a few sleaze rags in her day".
The Simple Life and breakthrough Hilton's breakout role came in , when she co-starred with her socialite counterpart Nicole Richie in the Fox reality series The Simple Life. The series premiered on December 2, , shortly after the release of Hilton's sex tape. A jewelry line designed by Hilton was sold on Amazon.
Originally planned for a small release, high demand led to increased availability by December Its introduction was followed by a percent increase in Parlux sales, primarily of the Hilton-branded perfume. Hilton said, "It's no big secret that Nicole and I are no longer friends. Nicole knows what she did, and that's all I'm ever going to say about it.
Shooting for the new season began on February 27, The album reached number six on the Billboard , and sold over , copies worldwide. Her arrest complicated the fifth season of The Simple Life.
Hilton's driver's license was suspended in November ,  and in January she pleaded no contest to a reckless driving charge. It received negative reviews; Australia's Urban Cinefile said that Hilton, is the lead role, "spends most of her screen time flicking her hair as she delivers lines like 'books are those things you read'".
She missed its premiere at the Cannes Film Festival , protesting the addition of several nude scenes: Hilton in her mug shot On January 10, , Hilton introduced her DreamCatchers line of hair extensions in partnership with Hair Tech International.
Prosecutors in the office of the Los Angeles City Attorney charged that these infractions and her failure to enroll in a court-ordered alcohol-education program violated her probation.
Sauer to 45 days in jail for the probation violation. She planned to appeal the sentence, supporting an online petition created on May 5 by Joshua Morales asking California governor Arnold Schwarzenegger for a pardon. On June 7, Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca signed an order resentencing Hilton to 40 days of home confinement with an electronic monitoring device due to an unspecified medical condition.
She got more time in jail". When she heard the decision, Hilton shouted "It's not right! The socialite was influenced by minister Marty Angelo in jail, referring to a "new beginning" in an interview with talk-show host Larry King on June 28, two days after her release  and quoting from Angelo's autobiography Once Life Matters: On June 9, Angelo unsuccessfully petitioned Sauer  to let him serve the remainder of Hilton's sentence if the judge would release her to an alternative treatment program.
In early August, Hilton signed a licensing agreement with Antebi for a signature footwear line Paris Hilton Footwear, featuring stilettos, platforms, flats, wedges and a sports collection which was expected to reach stores in Hilton , as the motivation for his pledge.
But now, she's been so saturated in the media. We're so used to her. To see a new side of her is so exciting". Movies called her a "hopeless twit as an actress". She appeared in the fifth episode of Supernatural 's fifth season. She introduced the line on October 7, , and the collection became available in stores in March Legal issues, return to reality TV and career as a DJ In February Hilton participated in an advertising campaign for the Brazilian beer Devassa Bem Loura , whose slogan roughly translates into English as "very blonde bitch".
Although she was escorted from the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium by local police, the case was later dismissed. Her publicist, Dawn Miller, said: To avoid a felony conviction, Hilton pleaded guilty to two misdemeanors on September 17, There will be no discussion. The court will have no discretion. Under Japan's strict drug laws, travelers convicted of a drug crime are usually denied entry into the country.
Other stops on their Asian promotional tour were canceled due to Indonesia and Malaysia 's anti-drug laws. So when I'm watching this, it's kind of like watching grandma's dog. It's kind of like a sign to me. The store, in the Abreeza Mall in Davao City, featured bags, earrings, wallets, belts, caps and perfumes. Paparazzi still snap her picture. But it's hard to see how she can recapture the kind of audience she enjoyed in her heyday—even by streaming her premiere live on Facebook".
Hilton in a Shanghai mall during a September event In early Hilton introduced a new line of sunglasses in Shanghai,  calling the launch a "huge success". Hilton's footwear line was nominated for the Best Celebrity Licensee of the Year award at the International Licensing Excellence Awards  and she released her fifteenth perfume, Dazzle.
An agent for the singer said that several other Hollywood stars were considered for the lead-actress role in Kim's music video, including Jessica Alba and Scarlett Johansson. Hilton was chosen after Korean survey respondents recognized her more than the others.
Since it is considered the "holiest city in the Muslim world" and Saudi Arabia is a conservative country, controversy about her personal life swirled on Twitter.
It was so unique. It would be hard to recreate that. She is larger than life and her house is like Paris World. We in the media have become Paris-ites". Critics suggest that Hilton epitomizes being famous for being famous ,  and she is an example of the celebutante.
The socialite ranked 59th, 23rd, 34th and 35th in FHM 's Sexiest Women poll in , , and , respectively,    and was 20th and 38th on Maxim magazine's Hot list in and That came with a media frenzy, the antics, the partying, the music, the babe-like status and of course, the fashion label. Phase two, she disappears".