Actress and model Julia Fox has finally opened up about her short-lived relationship with Kanye West. On Monday, she took to TikTok after one user commented, “I wish you weren’t dating a famously violent, anti-Semitic misogynist.”
That’s when the fashion muse broke her silence about her highly publicized but brief relationship with Kanye West in January, the start of West’s bizarre antics since splitting with his wife. kim kardashian.
Why did Julia Fox decide to date Kanye?
Julia said in her tik tok videos, “I was going to write about it in my book… but I’ll tell you for free. The man was being normal around me…” She detailed the moment in Kanye’s life when he met her, saying that “he hadn’t been doing anything out there yet”, when they first crossed paths romantically.
Apparently West, 45 chased after Fox, 32 first. She had just risen to fame after the critically acclaimed role of him in 2019. uncut gems with Adam Sandler.
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It kept “going back and forth,” says the actress. She even encouraged Julia Fox to respond by saying that she had “bad text etiquette.” Fox says that she was initially reluctant, fearing that talking to a celebrity as famous as Kanye West would be boring.
But then she says that she suddenly changed her mind and decided that she would try to make him like her, and that would finally get him to leave Kim Kardashian alone. Fox says that he is a very determined person, and at the time he believed that whatever he set his mind to, he could do.
Julia Fox tried to help Kanye
Maybe Fox was onto something? She says that during the month they spent together, West was not on “Twitter or any form of social media” and did not even discuss his relationship with her. “We just talk about clothes and weird ideas and plans and hopes and dreams for the future and our childhood and upbringing.” Fox says it was a beautiful time.
But pretty soon, Kanye started tweeting again and that’s when she decided she wasn’t interested in the relationship anymore.
Fox insists that she was merely trying to help, and soon realized that Kanye was not interested in her help, even though that was the basis of her relationship with him. “He was delirious and I thought I could help him,” she said. “But that didn’t work and now we’re here.”
Before ending his TikTok, Fox made it a point to credit Kanye West’s reputation as an artist, saying he doesn’t want to “shit on that” and reduce his entire career to its bad moments, but expressed solidarity with the Jewish community.
Did Julia Fox fight with Kim Kardashian?
While the media took the opportunity to pit Julia Fox against Kanye’s ex-wife Kim Kardashian, Julia decided to clear up any misconceptions and said some surprising things about her relationship with the famous family.
“When I had a fashion line ten years ago, they actually bought our clothes and sold them in their stores. So I’ve always had a love for Kim, especially. Even Kourtney especially…all of them…”
How did Julia Fox and Kanye West meet?
Thankfully, Julia Fox had no qualms about detailing almost every aspect of her brief romance with Kanye. In January 2022, she herself published an article for Magazine Interview which sparked a media frenzy.
In the article, titled “Date Night,” Fox says she met Kanye in Miami on New Year’s Eve and the pair shared an “instant connection.” She detailed that the rapper’s energy was “so much fun, and he and my friends made us laugh, dance and smile all night.”
In typical Kanye fashion, nothing about the date was ordinary. On their first dinner date, Kanye led an entire photo shoot of Julia at the restaurant while people were dining. Afterwards, Kanye surprised Julia with an entire hotel suite full of clothes! Julia described the gesture as “a true Cinderella moment.”
Never judge a book by its cover
Many were quick to say that Julia Fox “stole” Kanye West from Kim Kardashian and used kanye for famebut it is important to always take a step back before passing judgment.
Julia’s chance to set the record straight is long overdue, and she wasn’t afraid to point out her vulnerabilities, as well as the respect she has for Kim Kardashian and the rest of the Kardashians. Often the media loves to pit two women against each other, and the truth is often never reported. While we think we know what goes on behind the scenes, whether it’s in a celebrity relationship or in our everyday lives, we really never do.