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I am a celeb intercourse tape dealer & I’ve seen dozens of A-listers in X-rated acts

HOLLYWOOD’s most notorious superstar intercourse tape dealer has recounted in an unique interview with The Solar how he orchestrated the discharge of Paris Hilton’s now famed pornographic residence video, 1 Evening in Paris.

Kevin Blatt, 52, claims to have seen dozens of A-list begins participating in X-rated acts throughout his nearly 20 years working within the area of interest business of the celebrity sex tape trade.

Kevin Blatt is known as Hollywood's number one celebrity sex tape broker

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Kevin Blatt is named Hollywood’s primary superstar intercourse tape dealerCredit score: Van Urfalian
Blatt is pictured with Paris Hilton

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Blatt is pictured with Paris HiltonCredit score: Kevin Blatt

The self-described “Scandal Specialist” makes his residing serving to to shepherd compromising movies and pictures of celebrities off the web – or, every so often, inserting them immediately into the palms of the best bidder.

Whereas the overwhelming majority of these supplies by no means see the sunshine of day, Blatt says the movies and pictures which have made their method throughout his desk through the years have assorted from the tame to the downright surprising – and have featured greater than 50 of Hollywood’s best-known stars.

“I will be driving round Los Angeles and stumble upon celebrities and be in locations the place I see people who I’ve really seen in intercourse tapes that have been shopped out to me,” Blatt advised The Solar.

Declining to call names, Blatt coyly continued: “Let’s simply say … I’ve seen gigantic A-listers that you simply suppose are straight in homosexual intercourse tapes or fetish movies.

“I’ve seen plenty of stuff – some loopy stuff that I can not deliver up as a result of I’ve signed NDAs,” he added. “However I’ll say I can not watch TV like anybody else watches is as a result of I do know an excessive amount of about them.

“I will see a director and be like, ‘Oh, that is the man that is into toes stuff’, or I will see an actor and keep in mind ‘that one likes bondage.'”

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Blatt estimates he is seen anyplace between 50 and 100 A-listers in sexually express pictures, and a whole lot of different B to D-list stars in comparable states of undress.

The overwhelming majority of his dealings, he claims, contain basketball gamers.

“I am undecided why however for some purpose they both cannot hold it of their pants or they’re simply silly,” he laughed.

The place A-listers are involved, Blatt stated the intercourse tapes are most frequently shot earlier than they turned well-known, whether or not they be auditioning for a task or sharing a passionate embrace with an early love.

‘PIED PIPER OF PORN’

Blatt nearly unintentionally forayed into the sordid commerce of superstar intercourse tapes in the summertime of 2003, having labored for numerous years within the grownup leisure business as a advertising govt.

Initially from Cleveland, Ohio, Blatt moved to Southern California along with his brother Darren in 1996, vowing by no means to return because the pair set their sights on making it huge in Tinsel City.

He initially took up work as a telemarketer for AT&T, however dabbled on the aspect in music administration and even DJ-ed for a time at a strip membership known as Pure Platinum.

Earlier than lengthy, Blatt and his brother quickly found the web’s budding porn enterprise and transitioned into advertising and gross sales for grownup web sites.

“Earlier than I knew it I used to be working with all these children that have been making 1000’s of {dollars} a month and that is form of how I realized the business,” Blatt stated.

“I used to be employed as a advertising man for these children, who have been all mainly wallflowers and introverts.

“My brother and I have been the exact opposite of that – and so we form of turned the pied pipers of porn.”

LA PARTY SCENE

Blatt and his brother adopted the monikers Okay-Bizzle and D-Cash, and threw themselves into the LA occasion scene, chasing fashions and attending occasions on the Playboy Mansion.

The siblings additionally hosted their very own lavish “Pimp and Hoe” events in Vegas to coincide with the Grownup Video Information Awards, inviting stars like Snoop Dogg and Ice Dice to carry out.

“I turned the porn man and promoted the s**t out of myself,” Blatt stated. “My brother was a bit of shyer concerning the specifics of what we did, however I would just shout out ‘Yeah, I promote porn. I promote grownup web sites. That is what I do – I work in porn.'”

“A variety of the time folks can be like, ‘What?’ as a result of there was such a stigma about porn on the time, far more so than now.

“And there may be an event the place I might be on a flight and a woman subsequent to me would hit the f**king flight attendant button, saying ‘Hey, I need to be moved in case you do not settle for Lord Jesus Christ as your savior.’

“And I might be like, ‘I do not know what the f**okay you probably did that was so dangerous you needed to flip to Christ however depart me the f**okay alone – and that was form of my life.”

Blatt almost accidentally forayed into the sordid trade of celebrity sex tapes in the summer of 2003

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Blatt nearly unintentionally forayed into the sordid commerce of superstar intercourse tapes in the summertime of 2003Credit score: Kevin Blatt
He was contacted by a friend who had a video of relatively unknown socialite Paris Hilton having sex with her boyfriend, Rick Salomon

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He was contacted by a pal who had a video of comparatively unknown socialite Paris Hilton having intercourse along with her boyfriend, Rick SalomonCredit score: Getty

Dwelling a life a youthful model of himself solely might’ve dreamed of, Blatt stated he actually made a reputation for himself after he efficiently brokered a deal to promote a pal’s grownup web site for $5 million in simply two weeks.

From that time onwards, he stated he turned identified within the porn business because the go-to advertising man.

He additionally turned the person main information retailers would contact for touch upon sex-related information.

As an example, in a 2003 New York Times article about penis enlargement capsules and electronic mail advertising, Blatt is quoted as saying: “Who’s going to take a penis tablet maker to court docket and go in entrance of a jury of their friends to say ‘I purchased a bottle of capsules to enlarge my penis, they usually did not work?’”

It was Blatt’s – or Okay-Bizzle’s – skilled standing within the porn enterprise that led to a telephone name from a pal later that summer time who labored for the Seattle-based grownup business group Marvad, requesting his assist.

PARIS HILTON

As Blatt remembers it, his pal had been hanging out at a bar in Hollywood with one other man who turned out to be the roommate of Rick Salomon, an expert poker participant.

The roommate advised Blatt’s pal that he was in possession of a intercourse tape exhibiting Salomon making like to the then comparatively unknown resort heiress and LA socialite, Paris Hilton, who was quickly to star in her personal FOX actuality TV collection, The Easy Life.

Blatt was introduced in to vet the video. As soon as he confirmed it was respectable, and certainly of Hilton, he brokered a deal to pay the roommate $50,000 in trade for the tape.

“I believed on the time, ‘What is the worst that may occur?'” Blatt stated. “After which I ended up getting sued for $20 million by three completely different folks.”

Blatt remained tight-lipped on exactly how the Salomon/Hilton intercourse tape, which might later be named ‘One Evening in Paris’, got here to be launched within the public area when quizzed by The Solar.

Nevertheless, in accordance with a report by Wired, Marvad reportedly by no means supposed to stream the video or promote it to the general public because it was unlawful to take action with out the expressed permissions of each Salomon and Hilton.

As a substitute, the thought was initially to announce to the media that the corporate supposed to promote the tape as an elaborate ruse to be able to deliver droves of clicks to the corporate’s web site, former Marvad legal professional Derek Newman claimed to Wired.

To show they have been in possession of a racy tape that includes Hilton, a month earlier than The Candy Life aired Blatt emailed a three-minute clip of the intercourse tape to 2 reporters at US Weekly and Leisure Tonight.

I believed on the time, ‘What is the worst that may occur?’ After which I ended up getting sued for $20 million by three completely different folks.”

Kevin Blatt

What Blatt hadn’t accounted for, was that the journalists he’d despatched the movies to would ship it to their mates and colleagues. The video continued to do the rounds on-line earlier than winding up within the tabloid press.

Virtually in a single day, “Paris Hilton” turned the top-searched time period on Google.

Many suspected that Hilton herself was behind the leak as a part of a publicity stunt – however that wasn’t the case.

A myriad of lawsuits have been filed in all types of instructions, with Salomon suing Marvad, Hilton, and her mother and father, and each Marvad and Salomon suing his roommate for stealing and promoting the tape within the first place.

Hilton, in the meantime, managed to influence Marvad to give up their copy of the tape over to her on the understanding she did not sue them, Wired reported.

However the scandal did not cease there.

LAWSUITS MOUNT

Weeks after the three-minute clip went viral, Saloman’s brother allegedly arrange an internet site based mostly within the Czech Republic known as Trustfundgirls.com, and commenced promoting the tape in full with out Hilton’s permission.

With much more lawsuits filed, Saloman reached out to Darren Blatt who stated he might join him with individuals who might assist him to promote the intercourse tape legally. Salomon additionally employed Kevin Blatt to assist with the publicity.

The Blatt brothers then got down to get Hilton’s signature to log off on the video’s launch.

A lawyer for the truth TV star stated that it was “beneath contempt” to request her shopper enable the tape to be bought legally.

Nevertheless, by 2004, Hilton agreed to settle the case.

The main points of that settlement stay unclear. A spokesperson for Paris Hilton has not but responded to a request for remark.

Blatt and co. later launched the video via Crimson Mild District Video beneath the identify ‘One Evening in Paris’.

When quizzed by The Solar whether or not he managed to acquire Hilton’s signature for the tape’s launch, Blatt responded: “I will forgive you for asking me that query, in case you forgive me for not answering it.

“I believe that can just about sum up what occurred completely,” he laughed.

The video was released in 2003, without Hilton's permission, shortly before her show The Simple Life aired on Fox

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The video was launched in 2003, with out Hilton’s permission, shortly earlier than her present The Easy Life aired on FoxCredit score: WireImage – Getty
Blatt's ties to the Hilton and Kardashian tapes landed him the nickname, the'accidental pornographer'

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Blatt’s ties to the Hilton and Kardashian tapes landed him the nickname, the ‘unintentional pornographer’Credit score: Van Urfalian

Hilton, in the meantime, has spoken typically within the years because the video’s launch, calling it in a single interview one of many “most humiliating experiences of my life.”

In a current documentary, she additionally likened the tape’s unauthorized launch to “being electronically raped.”

For his half, Blatt stated he escaped all of the lawsuits filed towards him unscathed, including he is “completely satisfied to report that I’ve by no means had a payout and settled every little thing amicably.

“The primary argument I needed to make was that I used to be simply the messenger. And there is that outdated expression, ‘Do not shoot the messenger’, proper?

“So as soon as I made that completely clear, that this is not my tape, and I am not the one with the gun to your head, we have been in a position to stroll in again from there.”

The One Evening in Paris tape remodeled $20 million in preliminary gross sales.

SURGING SALES

Calling it the most well-liked porn video of all time, whereas he was unable to offer an correct determine, Blatt estimated that it has since generated $1 billion in income globally.

Blatt did not voice regret for his position in leaking the video, quite he noticed the scandal as a blueprint he might comply with in his profession transferring ahead: both he might strain a star to launch their tapes commercially or pay him to bury it for good.

“One Evening in Paris gave the grownup enterprise a much-needed shot within the arm … additionally there have been numerous completely different offers that have been made after its launch like resort pay per view,” he stated.

“There wasn’t a resort room that you can go into that would not be exhibiting both the Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee tape or Paris Hilton’s.

“She’s now value a billion {dollars}, and I am nonetheless renting an condo in Toluca Lake.”

CAMERON DIAZ

Within the wake of the Hilton fallout, Blatt stated his telephone quickly turned overwhelmed with calls from jilted ex-lovers or former mates of Hollywood stars informing him of a compromising clip or footage they have been in possession of and wished to become profitable from.

In a single occasion he was contacted by a photographer who had years-old images of Cameron Diaz bare from the waist up as a part of a bondage-themed picture shoot she’d carried out as a 19-year-old.

The caller additionally supplied a launch kind that he claimed had been signed by Diaz herself, consenting for the pictures to be printed.

It could later prove that the doc had been solid and the caller, later recognized to be 43-year-old John Rutter, had already tried to extort Diaz out of $2.5 million.

Enjoying the otherside of the fence this time, Blatt claims he persuaded Diaz’s attorneys to rent him as a guide.

He helped to hint Rutter’s IP handle and handed the data over to authorities. Rutter was arrested quickly after and later sentenced to 4 years in jail.

Years later, Blatt stated he bumped into Cameron Diaz at a restaurant in Los Angeles.

Blatt stated he went over to introduce himself to Diaz, informing her that he had helped arrest the person that had been blackmailing her.

“She gave me an enormous hug and simply saved telling me, ‘thanks,'” Blatt claimed.

“She actually was the sweetest particular person, most likely one of many nicest folks I’ve ever met in Hollywood.”

SEX TAPE BROKER

Then in 2006, Blatt obtained a name from a childhood pal about one other potential intercourse tape-related enterprise involving Paris Hilton’s assistant, the then comparatively unknown Kim Kardashian, and her rapper boyfriend Ray J.

Blatt agreed to satisfy with Ray J at a neighborhood Cheesecake Manufacturing facility, who was desperate to strike a deal.

A consultant for Kim Kardashian has not but returned a request for remark, however the actuality star has routinely denied that she had any involvement within the video’s launch.

Blatt was also involved in the early negotiations for the release of Kim K's sex tape

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Blatt was additionally concerned within the early negotiations for the discharge of Kim Okay’s intercourse tapeCredit score: Instagram/Kim Kardashian
He called Tommy Lee and Pamela Anderson's sex tape a'cornerstone' for the trade

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He known as Tommy Lee and Pamela Anderson’s intercourse tape a ‘cornerstone’ for the commerceCredit score: Getty

Blatt stated he provided to place Ray J in contact with somebody who would pay them one million {dollars} in money on the spot.

The rapper advised him he had to consider it, and the pair later struck a cope with Joe Francis, a pal of the Kardashian household and the founding father of the grownup leisure franchise Women Gone Wild.

“I used to be aggravated to overlook out on that deal,” Blatt stated. “I imply I used to be able to make a cope with him and produce him to Crimson Mild, and pay him extra money than he’s ever seen however he went behind our again and that’s nice.”

After the video’s launch on Vivid in 2007, Kim Kardashian swiftly filed a lawsuit that she shortly dropped.

THE ‘ACCIDENTAL PORNOGRAPHER’

Blatt’s ties to the Hilton and Kardashian tapes landed him the nickname, the “unintentional pornographer.”

Within the years since he has made dozens of intercourse tapes disappear via a negotiation course of that tip-toes delicately round a California regulation that requires each events depicted in a intercourse tape to consent to its publication.

Blatt’s morally questionable line of labor normally begins with a message or a name from a 3rd occasion who claims to be in possession of some doubtlessly damaging materials that includes a well known mannequin, actor, actuality star, singer, or athlete.

Along with X-rated pictures, such compromising materials may also typically embrace proof of infidelity, drug use, or closeted sexual habits, in accordance with Blatt.

From there, the fixer will first vet the fabric, establishing whether or not it is respectable, whether or not or not it was captured illicitly, and who the rightful copyright proprietor of the fabric is.

Then, he’ll contact representatives for the superstar the fabric pertains to, and try to get hold of authorization from the contributors to launch it.

Failing that, he’ll supply to bury the fabric for good in trade for cash and silence.

“When folks come to me with the products, I am extra of a dealer than the rest – I am a dealer of knowledge,” Blatt explains.

“So I will contact their supervisor or lawyer and say, ‘Hey, I’m simply calling to let you already know that any person has come to me with compromising materials of your shopper. What would you want me to do?’

“And generally they will go, ‘Nicely, what would you like?'”

Admitting he operates in a “grey space” of the regulation, Blatt says his line of labor would not represent blackmail or extortion as a result of there is no “implied menace.”

“There is a distinction in methods to ask, proper? You may make a proper demand or you’ll be able to ask properly,” he stated.

“You possibly can catch much more bees with honey than you do with vinegar. So that’s the way you go about doing this with out it being extortion.”

‘INSATIABLE APPETITE’

Blatt stated round 70 p.c of his work revolves round burying tapes or different doubtlessly damaging supplies, quite than releasing them.

His skilled title, the so-called superstar intercourse tape dealer, was not of his personal selecting quite one assigned to him within the press numerous years in the past.

Moderately than combat the label, Blatt stated he embraced it wholeheartedly.

“It is humorous as a result of the nomenclature for what I do, calling me a ‘superstar intercourse tape dealer’ is f**king hilarious to me,” he stated.

“I by no means known as myself that however I used to be quoted as such in some article within the New York Occasions or Self-importance Truthful.

“However I’ve a reasonably good humorousness – and also you want that in that enterprise – so I simply all the time laughed and was like, ‘you already know what, that is going to finish up on my gravestone.’

“I both should embrace this title that has been given to me and determine methods to become profitable from it, or I simply change my identify and go about my life in a different way.

“Nevertheless it’s that nomenclature that will get me shopped all these tapes – that is what brings folks to the entrance porch.”

‘CELEB SEX TAPE BROKER’

Within the fashionable age, significantly because the proliferation of OnlyFans, Blatt stated he is been slowly transitioning out of the superstar intercourse tape commerce, believing multi-million greenback offers similar to these involving Hilton and Kardashian are all however over.

Blatt says within the final decade or so porn has develop into extra unbiased, with folks reducing out the intermediary and selecting to publish their content material themselves.

Nevertheless, he nonetheless believes intimate pictures of celebrities are as intriguing to most of the people as they’ve ever been.

“There’s an insatiable urge for food for it that is by no means going to go away,” he stated.

“Folks all the time ask me, ‘Why do you suppose superstar intercourse tapes promote so effectively?’ and it is as a result of it humanizes them, these folks we placed on pedestals – it brings them all the way down to our stage.

“Everyone is identical laying down bare,” he stated.

Blatt said around 70 percent of his work revolves around burying tapes or other potentially damaging materials, rather than releasing them

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Blatt stated round 70 p.c of his work revolves round burying tapes or different doubtlessly damaging supplies, quite than releasing themCredit score: Kevin Blatt

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