Kim Kardashian to Play a Divorce Lawyer in Ryan Murphy’s Next Legal Drama
The Details of the Upcoming Series
Kim Kardashian is set to make her return to the small screen as she will be starring in Ryan Murphy’s upcoming legal drama. The series has been given a series commitment at Hulu, marking Murphy’s first new Disney project since entering an overall deal with the company in June 2018. As per Variety, the legal drama will follow the story of a successful divorce lawyer who leads an all-woman law firm in Los Angeles. Jon Robin Baitz, the showrunner of the Truman Capote-focused upcoming season of Murphy’s ‘Feud,’ will write the series alongside Joseph Baken, a writer on “AHS” spinoff “American Horror Stories.”
About the Show and the Role
Kim Kardashian is best known for her reality show appearance on ‘Keeping Up With the Kardashians’ and now, ‘The Kardashians.’ However, the star will now be diving into a new role as a divorce lawyer. This is not Kardashian’s first role in acting but it is her first time playing such a major role. The upcoming legal drama offers an opportunity for Kardashian to showcase her acting prowess in a different area of law. Being part of an all-woman law firm will project how women can be successful in the legal field. Her experience as a legal assistant and interest in law, makes her well-equipped to take on this role.
Kim Kardashian’s Passion for Law
As the Kardashian-West family’s high-profile activism continues to gain media attention, so too does Kim Kardashian’s pursuit of her own legal career. Kardashian has been focusing on becoming a lawyer, undertaking an apprenticeship with a San Francisco law firm, with plans to take the bar exam in 2022 and enrol in law school. She has been vocal about criminal justice reform and has lobbied for clemency for people serving life sentences for nonviolent offenses.
The Impact of this Role on the Legal Industry
Kim Kardashian’s role as a divorce lawyer in Ryan Murphy’s legal drama is more than just a role in a television show. It will have an impact on both the entertainment industry and the legal industry, showcasing women empowerment and advocating the women’s rights to practice law. Kardashian’s involvement in legal cases and charitable work will bring the limelight onto the legal industry. This show will bring attention to lesser-known aspects of the legal profession, while also potentially inspiring a new generation to be interested in law and the possibility of creating opportunities for women in the legal sector.
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