Kim Kardashian has dominated the headlines since divorcing NBA star Kris Humphries earlier this week.Will all this publicity help her career in the long run? Or will consumers get tired of her staged life and tune out?
It’s probably too early to tell.
But history is filled with examples of celebrities, models, and actresses who got huge career boosts from splitting with their athlete significant others.
Evelyn Lozada left Antoine Walker when he went broke, she's now a reality TV star on Basketball Wives
Alyssa Milano became baseball's most visible female personality after dating the likes of Carl Pavano and Barry Zito
Cheryl Cole landed a job on X Factor after dumping her cheating husband Ashley Cole. But she was eventually replaced by Nicole Scherzinger
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