Today : Monday - Sep 01, 2014, 07:11pm (GMT+5.5)
All News  
Top News
National News
International News
Business News
Sports News
   » Cricket
   » Football
Entertainment News
Sci - Tech
Politics News
Health & Fitness
Education
Travel
Lifestyle
Gulf News
Featured
 
::| Latest News
News in Pictures

Intelligence Bureau Special Director Rajendra Kumar will not be named in the Central Bureau of Investigation's first chargesheet in the Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case, according to sources. Sources say the CBI needs more time to investigate the alleged conspiracy behind the encounter.

Entertainment News
 

Kim Kardashian beats LiLo and Snooki to become `most overexposed celeb`

Saturday - Mar 31, 2012, 02:36pm (GMT+5.5)
[+] Text [-]

London - Kim Kardashian has topped a poll of the most overexposed celebrities.

Analysis that evaluated stars’ exposure according to 46 different factors saw the reality star place highest, with an overexposure percentage of 65 percent.

By contrast the average celebrity has an overexposure percentage of five percent, market research firm E-Poll found.

Lindsay Lohan and Nicole ‘Snooki’ Polizzi took second and third places respectively, followed by Octomom, aka Nadya Suleman and Paris Hilton.

Rounding off the top ten were Kim’s sisters Kourtney and Khloe, Snooki’s Jersey Shore co-star Mike ‘The Situation’ Sorrentino, Kate Gosselin and Bristol Palin’s babydaddy Levi Johnston.

Most of the celebrities featured in the list made their names on reality television.

E-Poll CEO Gerry Philpott explained that, unlike more serious movie actors, a high level of exposure is key to a reality star’s earning potential.

“A decade ago being overexposed was the kiss of death. But today it’s necessary to fuel reality TV,” the Daily Mail quoted him as telling Forbes.

“If you want to be a serious movie actress maybe you don’t want high overexposed numbers, but if you’re going to be a successful reality star, you need those numbers,” he explained.

High media exposure proved effective for Kim Kardashian as last year fans’ fascination with her engagement, marriage and relationship breakdown generated huge ratings for ‘Keeping Up With The Kardashians’ and its spin-off, ‘Kim ‘n’ Kourtney Take New York’.

The top 10 most overexposed celebrities:

Kim Kardashian – 65 percent
Lindsay Lohan – 64 percent
Nicole ‘Snooki’ Polizzi –  64 percent
Nadya ‘Octomom’ Suleman –  62 percent
Paris Hilton – 60 percent
Kate Gosselin – 57 percent
Mike ‘The Situation’ Sorrentino – 56 percent
Kourtney Kardashian – 53 percent
Levi Johnston – 51 percent
Khloe Kardashian – 51 percent





|

Rating (Votes: )   

blog comments powered by Disqus

Other Articles:
Whitney Houston’s hotel room `had traces of cocaine at time of death` (31st Mar, 2012)
Cissy Houston breaks silence over daughter Whitney’s death (31st Mar, 2012)
Now, a book on Prakash Jha`s `Rajneeti` (31st Mar, 2012)
Kate Winslet says `Titanic` song makes her feel like throwing up (31st Mar, 2012)
Manisha Koirala gearing up for Bollywood comeback (31st Mar, 2012)
Dolce & Gabbana to sue jewellery retailer (31st Mar, 2012)
Is Michelle Williams dating Jason Segel? (31st Mar, 2012)
Nicole Richie's mood determines style (31st Mar, 2012)
Nicki Minaj teaches rap to Stephan (31st Mar, 2012)
Drake wants to be music icon (31st Mar, 2012)
I make tea with weed: Sean Paul (31st Mar, 2012)
Charlize Theron to be honoured (31st Mar, 2012)
Guetta launches record label (31st Mar, 2012)
Winslet shaved arms for 'Titanic' (31st Mar, 2012)
Robbie Williams to be dad (31st Mar, 2012)
Anne Hathaway on `two apple a day` diet for film role (31st Mar, 2012)
Dolly Parton says friends and God kept her from being like Whitney (31st Mar, 2012)
Adele refuses to pay 75 pounds as helipad fee (31st Mar, 2012)
LiLo gets workers permit in Canada for Liz Taylor role (30th Mar, 2012)
RiRi was a UFO spotter as a child (30th Mar, 2012)
Madonna touches her boobs in racy perfume ad (30th Mar, 2012)
Tulisa’s sex tape beats her new single ‘We Are Young’ (30th Mar, 2012)
Heroine` not based on Manisha Koirala’s life, says Madhur Bhandarkar (30th Mar, 2012)
Jim Carrey to `pop the question to Russian girlfriend` (30th Mar, 2012)
Censor clears 'Titanic 3D' without cuts (30th Mar, 2012)




Contact Us | Advertise with Us | Privacy Policy | Disclaimer | Terms of Use