Career: Paris shot to fame when she starred in the 2003 reality TV show The Simple Life. She has appeared in advertising campaigns for Iceberg Vodka, Guess Jeans, Tommy Hifiger and Christian Dior and had minor roles in films including House of Wax, Raising Helen and Nine Lives. She has also guest-starred in TV shows including The O.C., Las Vegas and Veronica Mars. She released her debut album, Paris Hilton, in 2006 and has also published a book, Confessions of an Heiress: A Tongue-in-Chic Peek Behind the Pose.
Relationships: In 2003 a homemade sex video of Paris and her then-boyfriend Rick Salomon was leaked on the internet and was later released as the DVD 1 Night in Paris. She has been engaged to model Jason Shaw and Greek shipping heir Paris Latsis. She has also been linked to singer Nick Carter, Greek shipping heir Stavros Niarchos III, The Hills star Doug Reinhardt, Good Charlotte guitarist Benji Madden and nightclub owner Cy Waits.
FYI: In January 2007 the contents of a storage locker rented by Paris was auctioned off as she had failed to pay the $208 bill. Among the contents were diaries, medication, photographs, contracts and love letters, all of which were posted onto the website ParisExposed.com.