9 Reality Stars We Can Now Call True Celebrities

Alex Blagg | April 15, 2010 - 10:45 am

Saying someone is a “celebrity” can be a tricky thing in this day and age, as there are plenty of people who can find their fifteen minutes of fame, but few who can truly own the title of bona fide stardom.

Reality stars are just one example: they are usually considered not to be “true” celebrities, typically ranking somewhere on the fame scale between game show contestants and teenage YouTube make-up gurus. However, sometimes reality stars can cross over from “reality star” to “celebrity” with the right amount of hard work. We found nine stars who we can truly, officially call real celebrities.

Click through the gallery to see the complete list of reality stars we can now officially call true celebrities.