E! Halts ‘Keeping Up With the Kardashians’ Production Due to Kim’s Recent Robbery
Entertainment Television as reportedly decided to halt production on their hit show ‘Keeping Up with the Kardashians’ after Kim Kardashian’s gunpoint robbery in Paris.
An E! spokesperson commented that their top priority is making sure Kim is safe. The have yet to decide when the show’s production will resume.
Since production started previously for the new season, Keeping Up with the Kardashians is expected to release on the network’s scheduled premiere date on October 23rd. The E! series has reportedly also been renewed for its thirteenth season since the Kardashian family signed a three-year extension deal with the network in 2015.
E! has declined to comment to media commenters and reporters if they were filming Kim while she was in Paris.
Kim Kardashian was held at gunpoint by masked men last Monday around 3am in Paris. The reality star was reportedly locked in her apartment bathroom and bound by her hands and feet, while the robbers stole around 10 million dollars’ worth of jewelry and other valuables, which included her two cell phones.
A Kardashian-West representative commented on the evening of the robbery that Kim was badly shaken, but is physically unharmed.
Kim’s husband, Kanye West, was alerted of her robbery during his concert and abruptly left the stage to tend to his wife and children. The couple has recently arrived home in L.A. and has kept a low profile since the incident.
Paris police and social commentators have also recently blamed her incident on the reality’s star’s social media posts, claiming that Kim flaunts her wealth and prestige openly on social media and it has made her an obvious target.
Kim Kardashian West, her sister Kourtney Kardashian, and their mother Kris Jenner, were in Paris for Fashion Week. Kim has also remained unusually silent on social media.
Kourtney posted a bible passage from her prayer book on Twitter last Wednesday in relation to her sister’s scary situation. Caitlyn Jenner also commented on Instagram that after hearing her full story, she is so thankful Kim is alright.