E!’s “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” began airing in 2007. Now filming its 19th season, the reality show has catapulted the Kardashian-Jenner family into global fame. While the footage may seem raw and spontaneous, there are countless moving parts going on behind the scenes.Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories.
The Kardashian-Jenner family showed an early willingness to put their personal lives on a platter when they debuted their reality show in 2007.What started as a way to promote their brick-and-mortar boutiques, Dash and Smooch, “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” set the stage for the family to become defining figures in reality television.Though it may seem like the Kardashian-Jenner family has exposed the intricacies of their lives — including break-ups, pregnancies, physical fights, etc. — during the past 18 seasons, what fans see on the camera is only half the story. Here are 20 things fans probably didn’t know about the hit reality show.