Born in New York City and raised there and in Beverly Hills, California, Hilton began her modeling career as a teenager when she signed with New York-based modeling development agency Trump Model Management.
In 2012, Hilton announced her DJ career and made her debut at the São Paulo Pop Music Festival.
Although her performance was criticized, she became one of the highest-paid celebrity DJs, holding club residencies all over the world.
As a child, she was friends with other socialites, including Ivanka Trump, Nicole Richie and Kim Kardashian. In 2002, she played a lead role in the straight-to-video horror film, Nine Lives.
While modeling, she became a daily feature of entertainment news for her partying; according to Vanity Fair, Cisco Adler (producer of Sweetie Pie, in which Hilton acted) called her "a young party girl who gets sucked into the L. According to Beyondhollywood.com, "Hilton's presence in the cast is the film's main marketing point, which is plainly obvious by the fact that she's front and center on the box art and is the only recognizable name in the cast".
In 2004, Hilton released her book Confessions of an Heiress, which became a New York Times Best Seller. Luke, Fernando Garibay and Kara Dio Guardi on a pop album.
She later played a supporting role in the horror film House of Wax (2005). Records as a singer and began working with producers such as Scott Storch, Tom Whalley, J. Hilton's debut single "Stars Are Blind" was released worldwide in June 2006 and quickly became an instant hit around the world including number one in Scotland.
Hilton earns over million a year from product sales.
Hilton's perfume products alone have brought in over .5 billion in revenue, the second largest celebrity fragrance of all time behind Hollywood actress Liz Taylor, is a socialite and former actress; her father, Richard Howard "Rick" Hilton, is a businessman.
The series premiered on December 2, 2003, shortly after the release of Hilton's sex tape.
Hilton was involved in creating a perfume line by Parlux Fragrances.
In 2003, a sex tape with Hilton and her then-boyfriend Rick Salomon, later released as 1 Night in Paris, was leaked to the public.