Julia Fox Says She Dated Kanye West To ‘Distract’ Him From Kim Kardashian

Julia Fox actually has her causes.

The “Uncut Gems” actor had lots to say when sharing why she determined so far Ye shortly after his break up from ex-wife Kim Kardashian. Fox was with the artist previously often known as Kanye West for lower than two months early this 12 months.

Her choice to talk her thoughts was sparked by a remark that one TikTok follower left her: “I simply want you weren’t courting a famously violent misogynist and antisemite.”

In response, Fox posted a video to the social media platform explaining that she dated the rapper to “distract” him from Kardashian. Fox insisted that he was behaving “regular” once they first met.

“The one factor he had executed was change the identify within the track and stated, like, ‘Come again to me, Kimberly,’” Fox stated on TikTok. She was presumably referring to a December 2021 incident through which Ye modified the lyrics to his track “Runaway” at a Los Angeles present to say: “I would like you to run proper again, child, extra particularly, Kimberly.”

Fox and Ye in January.

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But the earliest inklings of what would later flip into Ye’s full-on harassment of his ex didn’t deter Fox from getting concerned with him. The truth is, she stated she determined so far Ye for Kardashian’s sake.

“However then I had this thought: I used to be like, ‘Oh, my God, possibly I can get him off of Kim’s case,” Fox stated. “Possibly I can distract him, simply get him to love me and I knew if anybody can do it, it’s me.’”

Fox stated that once they first bought collectively her plan labored, and “he wasn’t on any types of social media” and “didn’t even speak about his relationship.”

Ye and Fox attend the Kenzo Fall/Winter 2022/2023 show in Paris.
Ye and Fox attend the Kenzo Fall/Winter 2022/2023 present in Paris.

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Fox claims this solely lasted for a couple of month, and “the second he began tweeting” about his ex she was “out.”

“I needed to assist him,” she stated. “I sounded nearly as dumb as you guys, saying that I ought to’ve executed one thing to cease him from saying — like, what? However anyway, I used to be delusional.”

She ended her TikTok by addressing the “antisemite” little bit of her follower’s criticism.

“I don’t wish to cut back his entire profession to his actually dangerous moments,” Fox stated. “However that being stated, I stand with the Jewish group. Interval.”

Ye was locked out of Twitter in October after a string of antisemitic posts, which he tried to justify with extra discriminatory opinions about Jews. His account has since been unlocked.